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United States Air Force Aircrew
3 September 1964
SSGT Raphael Cruz
Age: 29 
Race: Caucasian 
Sex: Male 
Date of Birth May 23, 1935 
From: STOCKTON, CA 
Religion: 
Marital Status: Married 
SSGT - E5 - Air Force - Regular 
Length of service 10 years
His tour began on Sep 2, 1963
Casualty was on Sep 3, 1964
In KONTUM, SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died while missing, FIXED WING - CREW
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND
Body was recovered
Panel 01E - Line 28 

1st Lieut. Neil B. McKinney
Air Force - 1LT - O2 
Age: 29 
Race: Caucasian 
Sex: Male 
Date of Birth Sep 8, 1934 
From: MUNCIE, IN 
Religion: 
Marital Status: Married
1LT - O2 - Air Force - Reserve 
Length of service 4 years
His tour began on Sep 2, 1963
Casualty was on Sep 3, 1964
In KONTUM, SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died while missing, FIXED WING - CREW
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND
Body was recovered
Panel 01E - Line 28 

Captain Howard P. Purcell
Air Force - CAPT - O3 
Age: 31 
Race: Caucasian 
Sex: Male 
Date of Birth Apr 13, 1933 
From: LANSDOWNE, PA 
Religion: 
Marital Status: Married 
 CAPT - O3 - Air Force - Reserve 
Length of service 12 years
His tour began on Sep 2, 1963
Casualty was on Sep 3, 1964
In KONTUM, SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died while missing, FIXED WING - PILOT
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND
Body was recovered
 Panel 01E - Line 28


Posted: 25 August 2006
Purple Heart Medal
 

US Air Force Aircrew: 3 September 1964 Gravesite PHOTO
Photo Courtesy of Roxsanne Wells-Layton, August 2006