Richard David BacaSergeant
68TH AVN CO, 145TH AVN BN, 12TH AVN GRP, 1 AVN BDE
Army of the United States
30 December 1948 - 19 June 1969
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The database page for Richard David Baca
On 19 June 1969 four men of the 68th Aviation Company died when their UH-1C HUEY (hull number 66-15184) was shot down:
From a family friend,
Richard was a brave American hero who made the ultimate sacrifice for his country and the people of the Republic of Vietnam whom he went to help. His service and sacrifice will always be remembered by his family and his fellow unit members.
Richard was a member of the 68th Assault Helicopter Company "Top Tigers" who proudly server in the Republic of Vietnam from 1964 to 1972 . To see a dedication to this unit member go to the unit web site and click on the menu area "In Memory" and the member's name.
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Thank you for your service
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a family friend,
D. S. Berish
29 Oct 2001
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With all respect
Jim Schueckler, former CW2, US Army
Ken Davis, Commander, United States Navy (Ret)
Last updated 02/28/2005