ANDREWS WILLIAM ALBERT


WILLIAM ALBERT ANDREWS
William Albert Andrews
Private First Class
189TH ASSLT HELO COMPANY, 1 AVN BDE
Army Of The United States
19 August 1949 - 11 March 1968
Benedict, MD
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Rest easy, Billy
Virtual Wall Note
Two men of the 189th Assault Helicopter Company
died when their UH-1C Huey (tail number 66-00693)
suffered engine failure, crashed, and burned.
Two others survived the crash:

CW2 Elmer Dale Lauck, pilot -died
WO1 R M Fish, pilot - survived
SP4 D M Meade, gunner - survived
PFC William Albert Andrews, crew chief - died



PFC - E3 - Army - Regular
1st AVN BDE
18 year old Single, Caucasian, Male
Born on Aug 19, 1949
From BENEDICT, MARYLAND
His tour of duty began on Jan 17, 1968
Casualty was on Mar 11, 1968
in KONTUM, SOUTH VIETNAM
NON-HOSTILE, HELICOPTER - CREW
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND
Body was recovered
Religion
ROMAN CATHOLIC
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