Buzzell, Richard Howard, LTJG

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Last Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Last Primary NEC
131X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1970-1970, 131X, HA(L)-3 Seawolves
Service Years
1966 - 1970
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Lieutenant Junior Grade

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Arlington, MA

Casualty Date
Dec 19, 1970
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Mount Pleasant Cemetery - Arlington, Massachusetts
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Panel 06W - Line 131

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2012, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar
Naval Aviator Wings

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
VT-5 TigersUSS Lexington (CV-16)SERE Training Unit (Cadre), FASOTRAGRULANT (Staff)USN River Patrol Force - Task Force 116 (TF-116)
Commander Naval Forces Vietnam (COMNAVFORV)HA(L)-3 Seawolves
  1966-1966, VT-5 Tigers
  1968-1968, USS Lexington (CV-16)
  1970-1970, 131X, SERE Training Unit (Cadre), FASOTRAGRULANT (Staff)
  1970-1970, 131X, USN River Patrol Force - Task Force 116 (TF-116)
  1970-1970, 131X, Commander Naval Forces Vietnam (COMNAVFORV)
  1970-1970, 131X, HA(L)-3 Seawolves
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1970-1970 Vietnam War/Sanctuary Counteroffensive Campaign (70)
  1970-1970 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VII Campaign (70-71)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Another Seawolf Pilot on Det 1, LTJG Michael L. Lagow, was a Brother in Law to "Buzz" and accompanied his body back to the U.S.
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