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Kenneth Duane Bass
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Birth: Aug. 25, 1947
Orange County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 10, 1973
Escambia County
Florida, USA

LT Ken Bass was a Navy Helicopter pilot attached to Helicopter Attack (Light) Squadron Three, HA(L)-3 in Vietnam where he was awarded 16 Air Medals; Presidential Unit Citation; National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal (w/2 bronze stars); Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation; Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation; and Vietnam Campaign Medal.

Ken was later attached to HT-8 in Pensacola, where he was killed flying a TH57 helicopter which lost a blade over Mobile, AL with another HA(L)-3 Pilot: LTJG William Frederick Sigler

Ken has a half brother Sam Robert Bass 
Family links: 
  Robert Forrest Bass (1919 - 1981)
  Lilly Lorene Robinson Bass (1919 - 1992)
  Sam Robert Bass (1943 - 1995)**
  Kenneth Duane Bass (1947 - 1973)
*Calculated relationship
Air Medal w/16 Stars
Barrancas National Cemetery
Escambia County
Florida, USA
Plot: 36, 0, 140
Maintained by: Dan Arnes
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 334960
Kenneth Duane Bass
Added by: Dan Arnes
Kenneth Duane Bass
Added by: chuck cummins
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- chuck cummins
 Added: Jan. 6, 2014
Thank you for your brave service!
- Angela Taylor-Dyal
 Added: Oct. 11, 2012
Rest in Peace fellow Seawolf
- Dan Arnes
 Added: Oct. 1, 2012

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