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Sgt Oley Neal Adams

Sgt Oley Neal Adams

Birth
Death 17 Jun 1966 (aged 28)
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Memorial Section G
Memorial ID 24083198 · View Source
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Staff Sergeant Adams had been living in Green City, MO when he entered the service.  He was a member of the 12th Armaments and Electronics Maintenance Squadron.

On June 17, 1966, he was a passenger in a Lockheed Hercules Transport (C-130E) enroute from Cam Ron Bay, South Vietnam to Kadena Air Base, Okinawa. About 43 miles northeast of Nha Trang the aircraft exploded and crashed into the South China Sea.

His remains were never recovered.

His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.


Inscription

IN MEMORY OF
OLEY NEAL ADAMS
MISSOURI
S SGT US AIR FORCE
VIETNAM


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  • Created by: Hope
  • Added: 21 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24083198
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Oley Neal Adams (26 Jun 1937–17 Jun 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24083198, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Hope (contributor 46790939) .