Frank Alton Armstrong III Missing in Action October 6, 1967 1st Air Commando Squadron, Pleiku

Frank Alton Armstrong III 

Major

Unit: 1st Air Commando Squadron, Pleiku 

Date of Birth: 7-Mar-30
Date of Death: 6-Oct-67
City: Shreveport
State: LA

Notes: Major Armstrong was a member of the 1st Air Commando Squadron, Pleiku, South Vietnam. On October 6, 1967, he was the pilot of a Douglas Skyraider Attack Aircraft (A1-E) on an ordinance delivery mission over Attopeu Province, Laos when his aircraft was struck by hostile fire and crashed. 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.veterantributes.org/TributeDetail.asp?ID=622

http://www.pownetwork.org/bios/a/a373.htm

Did you know Frank Alton Armstrong III? 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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