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WO Larry Glenn Marsh

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WO Larry Glenn Marsh

  • Birth 28 Jan 1941 Ohio, USA
  • Death 14 Sep 1969 Vietnam
  • Burial Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA
  • Plot section 14- 294A
  • Memorial ID 91326823

Larry was on his second tour of duty to Vietnam...He was with the Military Police (MP) his first tour... upon return to the U.S. he entered the Army Warrant Officer Rotary Wing Aviator course (WORWAC class 68-17) and after graduation he returned to Vietnam as a helicopter pilot. He was a section leader for the Second Airlift Platoon ( Scarlet Flight ) and later was appointed as the 52nd CAB VIP pilot.He was an excellent pilot but the helicopter (67-17316) he was piloting, that day , suffered a catastrophic mechanical failure without any possibility of recovery.
The crew members were WO1 Larry Glenn Marsh, Aircraft Commander...WO1 Gary Richard Mason, Co-Pilot....Sp5 Gale Stewart Pritchard, Crew Chief.....Sp4 Thomas Eugene Champagne, Gunner


Inscription

Chief Warrant Officer 189th Assault Helicopter Company
Republic Of Vietnam
Bronze Star Medal.....Air Medal with 16 Oak Leaf Clusters....Army Commendation Medal


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  • Created by: Ron Miller
  • Added: 4 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 91326823
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for WO Larry Glenn Marsh (28 Jan 1941–14 Sep 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91326823, citing Hillside Memorial Park, Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Ron Miller (contributor 47779203) .