|Birth: ||Jul. 14, 1947|
|Death: ||Mar. 7, 1970|
Quang Nam, Vietnam
In Memory of…..GLENN FREDERIC AUSTIN.
*** Glenn is buried at Christian Memorial Park, Rochester,MI. DFC NCM AM-27GS. Posted by: Robert Sage.
You may be gone, no longer living on this earth; but you will live on - in the memories of your family and friends. There will always be a part of you living in those who knew you. You will live on because we remember you!
GLENN FREDERIC AUSTIN - Marine Corps - CPL - E4
Date of Birth Jul 14, 1947
From: MADISON HEIGHTS, MI
Marital Status: Single
CPL - E4 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 2 years
His tour began on Sep 16, 1969
Casualty was on Mar 7, 1970
In QUANG NAM, SOUTH VIETNAM
NON-HOSTILE, HELICOPTER - CREW
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND
Body was recovered
Panel 13W - Line 91
Other Personnel in Incident:Four of the five crewmen aboard died in the crash:
1. CAPT Albert Henry Gates Jr., pilot, died, body not recovered
2. 1stLT Kay Kazu Kimura, copilot, died, body recovered
3. SGT Andrew William Smith, gunner, died, body recovered
4. CPL Glenn Frederic Austin, crew chief, died, body recovered
5. Gunner, name unknown, survived
On March 7, 1970, he was aircraft commander of a Boeing Sea Knight Cargo Helicopter (CH-46D) flying near Da Nang, South Vietnam, when the aircraft crashed into the water killing him.
Christian Memorial Cultural Center Cemetery
Created by: Eddieb
Record added: Oct 11, 2012
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