Sergeant, United States Air Force
on April 25, 1980 in an ill-fated attempt to rescue American hostages held
in Iran when two aircraft collided in the desert. He is buried in a common
grave with two other crew members, Major Richard
Bakke and Major Harold Lewis, United States
Air Force, as they were individually unidentiable, in Section 46, Arlington
National Cemetery, near the Tomb of the Unknowns.