Frankie Eugene Allgood Missing in Action Vietnam War May 30, 1968 Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 363

Frankie Eugene Allgood 

Lieutenant Colonel

Unit: Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 363 

Date of Birth: 1-May-30
Date of Death: 26-Mar-68
City: Ft. Scott
State: KS

Notes: Lieutenant Colonel Allgood was a member of the Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 363, 9th Marine Amphibious Brigade. On March 26, 1968, he was flying in a Sikorsky Seahorse Utility Helicopter (UH-34D) transporting wounded marines to medical facilities. As his aircraft crossed the South China Sea in bad weather it crashed about three miles from Da Nang, South Vietnam killing him. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. For more information see: http://www.virtualwall.org/da/AllgoodFE01a.htm

Did you know Frankie Eugene Allgood? Did you serve with him? Did you wear his bracelet? Do you have a story of him or photo to share?  If you can answer yes to any of those questions, please leave a comment, so all can know that he has not been forgotten.

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