Netherland, Roger Morton, CAPT

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Last Rank
Captain
Last Primary NEC
131X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1967-1967, 131X, USS Hancock (CV/CVA-19)
Service Years
1948 - 1967
Captain
Captain

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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1926
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Beaver
Last Address
Beaver

Casualty Date
May 10, 1967
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Vietnam, North (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
19E 084

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 Unofficial Badges 

Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club Order of the Golden Dragon


 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family RegistryUnited States Navy Memorial
  2014, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2014, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2014, United States Navy Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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Naval Aviator Wings
Command at Sea

 
 Duty Stations
CNO - OPNAV/Naval Attache/Asst Naval AttacheNAS LemooreVA-164 Ghost RidersUSS Oriskany (CVA-34)
VA-94 ShrikesNAS LemooreCommander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet (COMNAVAIRPAC)/Commander Carrier Air Wing 5 (CVW-5)USS Hancock (CV/CVA-19)
  1953-1956, 131X, Naval Attache/Asst Naval Attache/Rome
  1962-1963, 131X, NAS Lemoore
  1962-1964, 131X, VA-164 Ghost Riders
  1963-1964, 131X, USS Oriskany (CVA-34)
  1966-1967, 131X, VA-94 Shrikes
  1966-1967, 131X, NAS Lemoore
  1967-1967, 131X, Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet (COMNAVAIRPAC)/Commander Carrier Air Wing 5 (CVW-5)
  1967-1967, 131X, USS Hancock (CV/CVA-19)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1965-1965 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Campaign (65-66)
  1966-1966 Yankee Station, North Vietnam
  1967-1967 Yankee Station, North Vietnam
  1967-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (66-67)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1944-1948, United States Naval Academy
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
USS HANCOCK (CVA-19)
CVW-5
VA-94
Pilot: A-4E SKYHAWK
   
Comments/Citation
CDR Netherland was promoted to Captain while in a MIA status.

Remains:          1973 status: Body Not Recovered. Found later.
Repatriated:     09/12/1989 (Returned to US soil)
dentified:          06/01/2000
   
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