Albright, James Milton, LT

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Last Rank
Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Supply Corps
Last Primary Designator/NEC
310X-Supply Corps Officer
Last Rating/NEC Group
Staff Corps Officer
Primary Unit
1967-1967, 310X, NSA Saigon
Service Years
1961 - 1967
Supply Corps
Lieutenant

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Home State
Illinois
Illinois
Year of Birth
1936
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Des Plaines, IL
Last Address
Des Plaines, IL

Casualty Date
Mar 10, 1967
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Ninh Thuan
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
16E 050 / Section 4 Site 2986-K

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Last Known Activity
Lt. Albright died in the crash of a Navy transport plane near Ninh Thuan, South Vietnam in which 24 other military men also were killed. He was a disbursing officer returning to Saigon after completing a pay detail when the plane on which he was a passenger was shot down by enemy gunfire. Lt. Albright was a career naval supply officer and scheduled to return to the United States in May at the conclusion of a year's service in the Far East. Lt. Albright had served aboard destroyers in the Pacific, Atlantic and Mediterranean and was at the Defense General Supply Center in Richmond, Virginia, serving for a time as aide to the commander before leaving for Vietnam.
   
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 Duty Stations
NSA Saigon
  1967-1967, 310X, NSA Saigon
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University of Illinois at Chicago
  1955-1959, University of Illinois at Chicago
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