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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175481
Last updated: 23 July 2019
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Date:08-AUG-1966
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4B Phantom II
Owner/operator:555th TFS, 8th TFW, United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 63-7560
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ha Bac/Lang Son, 25 miles SW of North Vietnam/China border -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Can Ranh Bay AB, South Vietnam
Destination airport:
Narrative:
8th August 1966: USAF F4-C Phantom II (63-7560, call sign 'Ozark')of 555th TFS, 8th TFW was shot down during a combat mission along the North Vietnam/China Border at Ha Bac/Lang Son, 25 miles South West of the Chinese border. Both crew killed:

Major Patrick Edward Wynne MIA/KIA (Remains Repatriated 1977)
Col. Lawrence Herbert Golberg MIA/KIA (Remains Repatriated 1977)

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20170917020420/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-4_PHANTOM_USA/f4_phantom_US_1966.htm
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1963.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Apr-2015 15:49 gerard57 Added
15-Aug-2015 18:52 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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