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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151824
Last updated: 27 July 2019
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Type:Republic F-105D-30-RE Thunderchief
Owner/operator:354th TFS/355th TFW
Registration: 62-4239
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:downed by sam near thai nguyan -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Mission commander Lt Col Eugene O. Conley circled the target area to try to spot the guns so the succeeding flights could do their job and sam got him. No parachute, no beeper. His remains were returned in 1989 and buried at Arlington.

Scramble book 'Thud Ridge' chapter '15 sams for Geeno'.

Revision history:

27-Dec-2012 00:00 ASN Archive Added
25-Mar-2013 17:59 Uli Elch Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Narrative]
23-Aug-2014 13:55 Anon. Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
01-May-2016 18:15 dvdcnl Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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