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 Greg Eugene Hart

Greg Eugene Hart

Birth
Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Death 26 Oct 1966 (aged 17)
Vietnam
Burial Santa Maria, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
Memorial ID 71349096 · View Source
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Sailor. Airman Apprentice Greg Hart died in a shipboard fire on the USS Oriskany (CVA-34) on October 26, 1966. At the time the ship was stationed off the coast of Vietnam. Forty-Four Officers and Enlisted men died that day when a fire started on the starboard side of the ship's forward hangar bay in the forward flare locker and raged through five decks.

Greg Eugene Hart
Airman Apprentice

PERSONAL DATA
Home of Record: Seattle, WA
Date of birth: 12/10/1948

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MILITARY DATA
Service: United States Navy
Grade at loss: E2
Rank: Airman Apprentice
ID No: B808113
MOS: 0000: Not Recorded
Length Service: 00
Unit: USS ORISKANY, TF 77, 7TH FLEET

CASUALTY DATA
Start Tour:
Incident Date: 10/26/1966
Casualty Date: 10/26/1966
Age at Loss: 17
Location: Gulf of Tonkin, North Vietnam
Remains: Body recovered
Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of other causes
Casualty Reason: Casualty at sea
Casualty Detail: Drowned or suffocated

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  • Created by: Ron West
  • Added: 14 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 71349096
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Greg Eugene Hart (10 Dec 1948–26 Oct 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 71349096, citing Santa Maria Cemetery District, Santa Maria, Santa Barbara County, California, USA ; Maintained by Ron West (contributor 47389384) .