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Lieut Kenneth Edward Ross

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Lieut Kenneth Edward Ross

  • Birth 22 Oct 1943 Sacramento, Sacramento County, California, USA
  • Death 1 May 1969 Vietnam
  • Burial San Bruno, San Mateo County, California, USA
  • Plot W, 3052
  • Memorial ID 3628010

Married to Patricia Ann Leilani Chapman on 20 Mar 1965 in Burlingame, San Mateo, California.
Kenneth, a U.S. Army 1st Lieutenant serving with B Troop 17th Cavalry, died in service to our country in Dinh Tuong, Republic of South Vietnam.


B/3/17 CAV
#67-15558
A/C was part of hunter killer team taking off from Dong Tam airfield. After climbing out to about 300' altitude, the A/C turned left on a northerly heading. After turning left, A/C descended to about 75-100', leveled out, then went into a gentle left turn descending into the trees, cutting a path about 100m, engine and portion of fuselage caught fire and then exploded.
http://www.armyaircrews.com/cobra_nam.html
The family is grateful for the photo and the link to this submission by: Tx★Oma (#47523779)

KENNETH E ROSS is on the Wall at Panel W26, Line 93. May his sacrifice not be forgotten.
- Billy M. Brown
Many thanks, from the family, to Billy M. Brown for locating his name on the wall.


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  • Maintained by: Sherry Van Scoy Hall
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 4 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3628010
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Kenneth Edward Ross (22 Oct 1943–1 May 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3628010, citing Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, San Mateo County, California, USA ; Maintained by Sherry Van Scoy Hall (contributor 46918086) .