Accident Bell OH-58 Kiowa 68-16824,
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Date:Thursday 20 August 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell OH-58 Kiowa
Owner/operator:56th TC, US Army
Registration: 68-16824
MSN: 40138
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Gia Dinh, Long Binh, South Vietnan -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Destroyed in combat 20 August 1970: shot down near Long Binh while doing low level recon. Of the four crew on board, one was killed, the other three (the Pilot and 2 members of the South Vietnam Army) were seriously injured. Contemporary press reports named the sole KIA fatality as 1st Lt Joseph H. Denig


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Revision history:

07-Sep-2010 14:30 ASN Archive
17-Apr-2015 22:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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