While assigned to Detachment A NAVFAC Danang with Company L Marine Support Batt, both men died when the CH46 they were flying in crashed in Quang Nam Province Vietnam
CTOCM(NAC) ROBERT R. “RED” ADAMS
UNITED STATES NAVY, RETIRED
December 25 1937 – January 15 2015
50 years ago today, 82 members crewmembers of the USS PUEBLO were released after exactly 11 months of captivity in DPRK by the North Koreans.
Aviation Electronics Technician, Third Class David Monroe Willis, was born on December 22, 1946 in Los Angeles County, CA to Roy Arthur Willis and Margie Louise Everroad Willis Gillespie.
CAPT Bryan E. Braswell, USN
Naval Computer and Telecommunications Area Master Station Pacific
CAPT Braswell’s biography with history of NCTAM PAC follows:
LT Walter Sherman Gifford, Jr., USNR
December 15, 1917 – July 31, 1944
Ten Sailors gave their lives during the Vietnam War in the defense of their country while flying over the South China Sea on 12 December, 1971.
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