Browsing All posts tagged under »Distinguished Flying Cross«

Honorio M. Fidel

March 23, 2010


The following pictures were sent to me by Chris Fidel, Honorio’s son. He did this with the approval of his mother. Chris was just an infant when Honorio was Killed in Action.       The following wedding picture, Telegrams and newspaper articles were sent to me by Honorio’s niece Roseanne:   Paul Davis was […]

Thomas M. Felton

March 22, 2010


Thomas was assigned to Charlie Troop on February 28, 1969 and was Killed in Action on July 14, 1969. Thomas was C Troop Commander and a Pilot of an UH-1B Helicopter. Thomas was awarded the Silver Star, distinguished Flying Cross, Bronze Star with “V” Device for Valor, Air Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign […]

Mission Number 6

February 14, 2010


To read about this mission go to My year in Vietnam by Patrick Bieneman  

John C. Wallace

February 1, 2010


   John C. Wallace was a member of a three-man Scout team. He was the Pilot of an OH-6A Light Observation Helicopter and John States and Douglas Gossage were both Observers. All three were killed when their helicopter was shot down. Billy Brown was a friend of Johns. Wally as John was known by his friends grew up […]