Bios, Videos, and Stories

In the table below, names are listed alphabetically. For each, you may see a link to their Video, Bio, or Story.
If there isn’t a link in a column, that individual did not complete that item.
If a name is missing completely, that individual, sadly, did not complete any of these items.

If you want to include your own Bio, Video, or Story, you still can!! Go to Bio and Video Info and Samples for directions on how to do those and we’ll add them to the Table below.  Note: This is only about “doing” a Bio or Video-Taped Session. Please, do these while you still can!!

NameSquadron & RoleOur BiosOur VideosOur Stories
Acquaviva, James Frederick18th SOS, PilotAcquaviva, J
Adams, Troy G14th SOW, MaintenanceAdams, T
Alau, Henry “Hank” D Kailianu17th SOS, NavigatorAlau, HAlau, HShadow (We Own the Night)
Alderson, Larry Dean18th SOS, GunnerAlderson, L
Alfaro, Mario71st & 17th SOS, MaintenanceAlfaro, MAlfaro, M GP1
Allen, Robert J71st & 17th SOS, PilotAllen, R
Alloway, Clyde D18th SOS, IOAlloway, C
Alvarez, Joe18th SOS, GunnerBad Night on the Trail
Alves, Moses “Mo”17th SOS, NavigatorAlves, M
Alvis, James71st & 17th SOS, Crew ChiefAlvis, JAlvis, J GP2-Mechanics
Anderson, Meredith G17th SOS, NavigatorAnderson, MThe Last Flight of Shadow 78
Andrews, Robert “Andy”18th SOS, GunnerAndrews, RAndrews, R
Ashley, Don L18th SOS, Crew ChiefAshley, D
Aspinwall, Robert Lynn18th SOS, NavigatorAspinwall, R
Bach, Harold Hoa17th & 18th SOS, NavigatorBach, H
Baehre, Frank G18th SOS, PilotBaehre, FStinger Nighthawk Mission
Baker, Jeff18th SOS, PilotBaker, JBaker, J GP5
Baldwin, Richard18th SOS, PilotBaldwin, RBaldwin, R
Barbee, Larry18th SOS, NavigatorBarbee, LBarbee, L GP3-Stinger 41

Barbee, L GP4-WP
The Shootdown of Stinger 41
Bare, Allen “Yogi”18th SOS, FEThe Shootdown of Stinger 41
Barkalow, Jim18th SOS, PilotBarkalow, JThe Shootdown of Stinger 41
Barnett, Leonard L18th SOS, GunnerBarnett, LBarnett, L
Barradale, Ray18th SOS, IOBarradale, R GP2-WP
Bartlett, Frank18th SOS, GunnerBartlett, FBartlett, F GP7Stinger Nighthawk Mission

We Were Proud to be Scanners
Bautz, Anton “Tony” FrankBautz, A
Beagley, Paul18th SOS, GunnerBeagley, P
Benedict, Carl18th SOS, NavigatorBenedict, C GP1

Benedict, C GP2
Bennes, James “Jim” Michael18th SOS, NavigatorBennes, J
Bennett, Arthur C17th SOS, NavigatorBennett, A
Berkebile, Tad18th SOS, NavigatorBerkebile, TBerkebile, T
Bianco, Frank A18th SOS, NavigatorBianco, F
Bielstein, John Cheney18th SOS, PilotBielstein, JBad Night on the Trail
Biggs, Daniel Chaffin III17th SOS, PilotBiggs, D
Blackman, Greg18th SOS, MaintenanceBlackman, G
Blair, Douglas18th SOS, GunnerBlair, Douglas
Blum, Claude Mark18th SOS, Crew ChiefBlum, CBlum, C
Blum, Fred M18th SOS, NavigatorBlum, FBlum, F

Blum, F GP4-WP
Stinger Nighthawk Mission
Bokern, Robert F17th SOS, NavigatorBokern, RThe Last Flight of Shadow 78
Bon, Roger Sr18th SOS, IOBon, RGunship Experiences
Bond, Jim71st SOS, IOBond, J GP1-WP
Botbyl, George18th SOS, PilotBail Out! Bail Out! Bail Out!
Bott, Terrance “Terry” William18th SOS, PilotBott, T
Bradshaw, Claude “Brad”18th SOS, NavigatorBradshaw, CBradshaw, C
Brander, Tom18th SOS, AvionicsBrander, T
Bright, Andy18th SOS, Crew ChiefBright, ABright, A GP3-WP
Brogan, Donald E71st SOS, IOBrogan, D
(Brow) Knight, ElizabethDaughter, Al Brow, 18th SOS, PilotBrow-Knight, E
Brown, Kenneth Ray18th SOS, IOBrown, KThe Shootdown of Stinger 41
Brown, William71st SOS, PilotBrown, W
Brubaker, 18th SOS, NavigatorBad Night on the Trail
Buckley, Paul J71st & 17th SOS, PilotBuckley, P
Burger, Norm18th SOS, NavigatorBurger, N GP4-WPThe Bailout of Stinger 839
Butler, Bob18th SOS, NavigatorStinger Gunship Nets 40 Trucks
Byrd, Bruce Lee18th SOS, GunnerByrd, BByrd, B GP2

Byrd, B
Cachuela, Jose17th SOS, NavigatorShadow (We Own the Night)

The Last Flight of Shadow 78
Callaghan, William Stratton71st & 17th SOS, PilotCallaghan, W
Callahan, Charles71st SOS, MaintenanceCallahan, C GP1-WP
Canterbury, George18th SOS, NavigatorStinger Gunship Nets 40 Trucks
Carlson, Don17th & 18th SOS, PilotCarlson, D
Cartee, Dale E17th & 18th SOS, 14th SOW, NavigatorCartee, D
Carter, George S Sr18th SOS, GunnerCarter, GCarter, G
Caruso, Eugene18th SOS, GunnerCaruso, E
Chalef, Boris “Borey” C71st SOS, NavigatorChalef, B
Chamberlain, Peter18th SOS, NavigatorChamberlain, PChamberlain, P
Chamberlin, Dennis18th SOS, GunnerChamberlin, D
Chandler, Allen17th SOS, IOChandler, AChandler, A

Chandler, A GP2-WP
The Last Flight of Shadow 78
Chandler, BarbaraSpouse, Allen Chandler, 17th SOS, IOChandler, B
Chapman, George18th SOS, PilotChapman, GChapman, G
Chase, Junior “Jay” L18th SOS, MaintenanceChase, J
Clancy, Roger18th SOS, NavigatorClancy, R GP6-MacKay TrophyThe Story of 883
Clifford, DonPalace DogWhat Happened to the AC-119s
Coates, John Robert18th SOS, GunnerCoates, JCoates, J GP7
Coco, Gene18th SOS, NavigatorCoco, G
Cofer, Donnell H18th SOS, GunnerCofer D GP6-MacKay TrophyThe Story of 883
Collars, Jay17th SOS, FECollars, JCollars, J
Collins, Willard “Bill”18th SOS, FECollins, W
Connolly, Robert71st SOS, PilotConnolly, R
Cooling, Don18th SOS, FECooling, D
Cooper, Stan “Jim”17th SOS, NavigatorCooper, SCooper, S
Cootz, John18th SOS, GunnerCootz, JCootz, J
Corbett, Richard “Craig”18th SOS, GunnerCorbett, RCorbett, C GP3-Stinger 41The Shootdown of Stinger 41
Cougill, Tom71st SOS, PilotCougill, T GP1-WP
Courtney, Terrence F18th SOS, PilotCourtney, TThe Shootdown of Stinger 41
Craig, Donald A17th SOS, PilotCraig, DCraig, D
Craig, James S17th SOS, NavigatorCraig, J
Davis, Leslie Dennis17th SOS, PilotDavis, LDavis, D GP1-C Flt
Davis, Michael E18th SOS, IODavis, M
Davis, Preston H71st & 17th SOS, PilotDavis, PDavis, P
Davis, Richard18th SOS, GunnerDavis, Rich
Davis, Roy A17th & 18th SOS, PilotDavis, RoyDavis, Roy
Deal, Jack18th SOS, NavigatorBad Night on the Trail
Dorazio, Ron18th SOS, GunnerDorazio, Ron
Drzyzga, Michael J Jr17th SOS, GunnerDrzyzga, MDrzyzga, M

Drzyzga, M GP1
Dudley, BillFairchild-HillerDudley, B
Dunn, Jim18th SOS, NavigatorDunn, J GP1
Dunn, Estel “Wade”71st & 17th SOS, GunnerDunn, EDunn, E GP3
Dunn, HarryDunn, H
DuVall, JackBrother of MIA 4th ACS Gunner Dean A DuVallDuVall, D
Dydo, John Robert “Bobby”18th SOS, PilotDydo, JDydo, B
Eberhardt, Tony18th SOS, GunnerStinger Gunship Nets 40 Trucks
Eckstein, Robert71st SOS, FEEckstein, R
Eggert, Frederick William18th SOS, FEEggert, FEggert, F
Emma, Frank J17th SOS, NavigatorEmma, F
Eramo, Daniel J17th & 18th SOS, PilotEramo, DEramo, D
Evans, Allen56th SOW, GunshopEvans, A 1

Evans, A 2
Evans, Norman J17th SOS, GunnerEvans, NEvans, N
Evans, William Edward71st SOS, Crew ChiefEvans, WEvans, W GP1
Fage, Robert F17th SOS, GunnerThe Last Flight of Shadow 78
Farmer, Robert D17th SOS, MaintenanceFarmer, RFarmer, B GP2-WP
Farney, Earl18th SOS, NavigatorFarney, E GP1-C Flt
Farrell, Jim71st & 17th SOS, GunnerFarrell, J
Feezer, Bill18th SOS, FEFeezer, B GP5
Firestone, Kenneth E18th SOS, GunnerFirestone, K GP6-MacKay TrophyThe Story of 883
Fletcher, Larry Elton17th SOS, PilotFletcher, LFletcher, L GP1-C Flt
Foster, Bruce71st SOS, MaintenanceFoster, B GP3
Foster, Don18th SOS, GunnerFoster, D
Frahm, LeRoy E71st & 17th SOS, Fire ControlFrahm, LFrahm, L
Fraker, Donald D17th SOS, PilotFraker, D
Frederick, Robert P18th SOS, PilotFrederick, RFrederick, R GP3-WP
Freund, Charles “Chick” III18th SOS, PilotFreund, C
Friel, Michael Neal18th SOS, IOFriel, MStinger Nighthawk Mission
Friese, Rod17th SOS, IOFriese, R
Froelich, Lloyd18th SOS, NavigatorFroelich, LFroelich, L
Frost, Douglas “Doug”18th SOS, NavigatorFrost, D
Funk, John R18th SOS, FEFunk, JFunk, J
Gallo, Samuel P18th SOS, GunnerGallo, SGallo, S
George, William17th SOS, GunnerGeorge, W
Gericke, William A.17th SOS, NavigatorGericke, W
Gerner, Francis “Frank” J17th SOS, NavigatorGerner, F
Gilbert, Ronald Lee18th SOS, GunnerGilbert, RGilbert, R GP2-WP
Goen, Paul K71st SOS, MaintenanceGoen, P
Gourley, Garrettson “Garry”17th SOS, FEGourley, G
Goryl, Joe18th SOS, GunnerGoryl, J
Graham, Tom18th SOS, MaintenanceStinger Logo on Da Nang Ops Building
Grant, Jimmy18th SOS, IOGrant, JGrant, J
Graves, Fred18th SOS, FEGraves, FStinger Nighthawk Mission
Graves, KarenSpouse, Fred Graves, 18th SOS, FEGraves, K GP4
Gravitte, Ray17th & 18th SOS, GunnerGravitte, R GP1-WP

Gravitte, R GP4-WP

Gravitte, R GP9
Green, Clayton L17th & 18th SOS, MaintenanceGreen, C
Green, James Willis17th SOS, GunnerGreen, J
Greene, Jerry17th SOS, GunnerGreene, J
Greenberg, Irvin Ernest18th SOS, PilotGreenberg, I
Gregory, William B Jr17th SOS, PilotGregory, W
Grimsley, Richard17th SOS, GunnerGrimsley, R
Gunster, Walter Eugene III18th SOS, NavigatorGunster, W
Hall, Rich71st & 17th SOS, IOHall, R
Halsey, Jack L71st & 17th SOS, NavigatorHalsey, J
Hamilton, Bill71st & 17th SOS, NavigatorShadow AC-119G: A History
Hamman, Thomas Ralph18th SOS, PilotHamman, T
Hammerlund, David M17th SOS, FEShadow Destroys Bunker Complex
Hansen, Vernon C18th SOS, PilotHansen, VHansen, V
Hanson, William L18th SOS, MaintenanceHanson, W
Hardy, George18th SOS, PilotHardy, GHardy, G
Hehman, Richard D71st SOS, MaintenanceHehman, R
Hester, Jerry Lee18th SOS, IOHester, JHester, J
Heuss, Herman “Al” Allan71st SOS, PilotHeuss, HHeuss, A 1

Heuss, A 2

Heuss, A 3

Heuss, A GP1-WP

Heuss, A GP3
Hiers, Harris71st & 17th SOS, MaintenanceHiers, H
Higgins, Johnny Mack18th SOS, Fire ControlHiggins, J
Hightshue, Donald Charles71st SOS, MaintenanceHightshue, D
Hinken, David18th SOS, NavigatorHinken, D
Hinton, Ronald (Ron) Robert18th SOS, FEHinton, RHinton, R

Hinton, R GP4-WP
Hitchens, Ralph MacDowell18th SOS, PilotHitchens, R
Hitzemann, Gary18th SOS, NavigatorHitzemann, GHitzemann, Gary GP4
Hoang, Nuoi821st SOS, VNAF Sqdn PilotHoang, N
Hoelstad, Kjell Lorang “Ole”17th SOS, IOHoelstad, KHoelstad, K
Holmes, Bobby18th SOS, FEHolmes, B
Honzik, Thomas J18th SOS, GunnerHonzik, T
Hoover, Bill17th & 18th SOS, 14th SOW, PilotHoover, B
Hopkins, Lloyd B71st & 17th SOS, GunnerHopkins, LHopkins, L
Howze, Richard S17th SOS, PilotHowze, R
Hughes, JD18th SOS, GunnerBad Night on the Trail
Humphreys, Edwin “Ed” III71st & 17th Maintenance OfficerHumphreys, E
Hunter, Larry J “Baby Huey”18th SOS, GunnerHunter, LHunter, L GP3-WP

Hunter, L GP4-WP
Hupe, John F18th SOS, NavigatorAC-119 Model Takes to the Skies!
Illston, Jeff C18th SOS, PilotIllston, J
Iman, Dale18th SOS, GunnerThe Shootdown of Stinger 41
Ingram, Gary L14th SOW and 18th SOS, Propellers
Isham, Bill18th SOS, IOIsham, BIsham, BThe Bailout of Stinger 839
Iversen, Dick18th SOS, PilotIversen, DIversen, R
Jackson, Leroy18th SOS, GunnerThe Bailout of Stinger 839
Jacobson, Jon David “Jake”17th SOS, GunnerJacobson, JJacobson, JShadow Destroys Bunker Complex
Jaeckle, Alan “Jake”18th SOS, PilotJaeckle, AJaeckle, J
James, Charles Milton “Chuck”17th SOS, PilotJames, CShadow Incident at Chui Lai 1969

Shadow Destroys Bunker Complex
James, James William17th SOS, PilotJames, J
Jensen, Daniel L18th SOS, Gunner
Jeszeck, Joseph17th SOS, FEThe Last Flight of Shadow 78
Johnson, Charles Victor377th CSG, Gun ShopJohnson, C
Johnson, Robert W18th SOS, FE & IOJohnson, RBail Out! Bail Out! Bail Out!
Jones, Gale “Pat”71st & 17th SOS, IOJones, G
Jones, Ron18th SOS, NavigatorJones, R GP6-MacKay TrophyThe Story of 883
Jowers, William L18th SOS, PilotJowers, W
Juday, Larry E18th SOS, PilotJuday, LCombat Aircrew Coordination in the AC-119G/K
Julian, Ronald Gary18th SOS, GunnerJulian, RJulian, R
Keller, James E17th SOS, PilotKeller, J
Kennedy Max C18th SOS, NavigatorKennedy M
Kecskes, Stephen, A (Andy)17th SOS, PilotKecskes, S
Kimmel, Mike18th SOS, PilotKimmel, M
Kleinhenz, William Joseph18th SOS, PilotKleinhenz, W
Knapic, Bernard “Bernie” R17th SOS, PilotKnapic, B
Knowles, Charles M17th SOS, PilotThe Last Flight of Shadow 78
Knuckles, James71st SOS, Crew ChiefKnuckles, J
Komula, John Waino18th SOS, NavigatorKomula, J
Korte, Bill18th SOS, IOKorte, B
Krueger, Albert Robert “Bob”18th SOS, PilotKrueger, AKrueger, B
Kuhn, David18th SOS, PilotKuhn, DKuhn, D GP5
Kyser, Linvel “Lee”18th SOS, FEKyser, LKyser, LAC-119 Model Takes to the Skies!

The Double Bingo

The Bailout of Stinger 839
La Rosa, Robert “Bob”18th SOS, GunnerLa Rosa, RLa Rosa, BBad Night on the Trail
Lacy, Johnny18th SOS, GunnerStinger Gunship Nets 40 Trucks
Laessig, LynetteSpouse, Wayne Laessig, 18th SOS, PilotLaessig, L GP4
Laessig, Wayne18th SOS, PilotLaessig, WLaessig, WStinger Nighthawk Mission

It Took a Full Crew to Fly a Firing Circle
Lau, Jesse17th & 18th SOS, MaintenanceLau, JLau, J 1

Lau, J 2
Lefarth, Ralph R17th SOS, PilotLefarth, RLefarth, R GP1-C Flt
Lewis, John W71st SOS, PilotLewis, J
Lodge, William “Bill” G S18th SOS, PilotLodge, WLodge, BStinger Nighthawk Mission
Lopez, Adolpho, R18th SOS, IOLopez, A GP6-MacKay TrophyThe Story of 883
Lubbers, Thomas L17th SOS, PilotLubbers, TThe Last Flight of Shadow 78

My Recollection of Tom
Lucky, Shelby D18th SOS, IOLucky, S
Luke, Don4th SOS, Crew ChiefLuke, D
Lyall, Bob17th SOS, GunnerLyall, B GP2-WP

Lyall, B GP3-WP
Mac Isaac, Richard “Steve”18th SOS, PilotMac Isaac, RMac Isaac, R

Mac Isaac, R GP4-WP
Mages, Dan71st & 17th SOS, GunnerMages, D
Mahany, Dick18th SOS, NavigatorMahany, D
Main, Don18th SOS, PilotMain, D
Mankin, Michael W17th SOS, PilotShadow Destroys Bunker Complex
Marr, Richard C “Buck”17th SOS, PilotMarr, R
Marsland, Gerald “Mingo” E Jr18th SOS, GunnerMarsland, G
Martin, Dale E18th SOS, GunnerMartin, D
Martin, John B17th SOS, MaintenanceMartin, J
Mason, Cleopas “Cleo” LaDell Jr4413th CCTS, AvionicsMason, CMason, C
Mattison, James Edward71st & 17th SOS, GunnerMattison, JMattison, J

Mattison, J GP3
Matzen, Richard A18th SOS, PilotMatzen, R
Maxwell, Bruce56th SOW, MaintenanceMaxwell, B
May, James Jr4413 CCTS & 14th SOW, PropellerMay, JMay, J
Maynard, Byron “By” Douglas18th SOS, NavigatorMaynard, B
McCall, Collier “Cash” F18th SOS, NavigatorMcCall, CMcCall, C GP1

McCall, C GP2
McCants, Walter O “Buck” 18th SOS, PilotMcCants, W
McCartney, John18th SOS, PilotBad Night on the Trail
McCreight, Robert Walker18th SOS, PilotMcCreight, RMcCreight, B
McDaniel, ClarenceMcDaniel, C GP1-WP
McDaniel, Douglas D18th SOS, NavigatorMcDaniel, DMcDaniel, D

McDaniel, D GP1-WP
McDonald, Jerry Wayne71st & 17th SOS, MaintenanceMcDonald, JMcDonald, J GP2-Mechanics
McDuffie, Daniel R18th SOS, GunnerWe Were Proud to be Scanners
McFazdean, Bruce18th SOS, PilotStinger Gunship Nets 40 Trucks
McGarry, Robert F17th SOS, GunnerMcGarry, R
McLeod, Bobby Dean18th SOS, MaintenanceMcLeod, BMcLeod, B GP8
Meckstroth, Jo AnnSpouse, Ray Meckstroth, 71/17 SOS, IOMeckstroth, J
Meckstroth, Ray Edward71st & 17th SOS, IOMeckstroth, RMeckstroth, R
Meleen, Stephen R18th SOS, PilotMeleen, SMeleen, SStinger Nighthawk Mission
Merrick, Stanley J17th SOS, NavigatorShadow Destroys Bunker Complex
Mersek, Lawrence John18th SOS, GunnerMersek, L
Michels, John Charles71st SOS, MaintenanceMichels, JMichels, J
Middleton, Larry D71st & 17th SOS, WeaponsMiddleton, LMiddleton, L GP2-Mechanics
Milacek, Al18th SOS, PilotMilacek, A GP6-MacKay TrophyThe Story of 883
Milam, John18th SOS, GunnerMilam, JMilam, J 1

Milam, J 2
Montgomery, James “Jimmy” L18th SOS, GunnerMontgomery, JMontgomery, J
Moore, James Edward18th SOS, FEMoore, JMoore, J GP3-WPBail Out! Bail Out! Bail Out!
Morgan, Harold71st SOS, Personal EquipmentMorgan, HMorgan, H GP3
Morgan, Richard71st SOS, PilotMorgan, R GP1-WP
Morrison, Mal18th SOS, NavigatorMorrison, M
Morrissey, Thomas L18th SOS, GunnerMorrissey, T
Morrow, John William17th SOS, GunnerMorrow, JMorrow, J
Mullen, Mike17th SOS, GunnerMullen, M
Muller, Bruce L17th SOS, Crew ChiefMuller, Bruce LMuller, B
Mullins, Marshall18th SOS, Personal EquipmentMarshal Mullins – An American HeroWarrior, Dreamer, and Patriot
Mundle, Robert W17th SOS, PilotMundle, R
Murdock, John Allen III17th SOS, GunnerMurdock, J
Napier, Billy B “Rusty”17th SOS, NavigatorNapier, B
Nash, Albert A18th SOS, FENash, A GP6-MacKay TrophyThe Story of 883
Nelson, Larry18th SOS, GunnerNelson, L GP3-WP

Nelson, L GP4-WP
Newberg, Ronald E17th SOS, GunnerNewberg, R
Nicol, John B “Jack”17th SOS, NavigatorNicol, J
Nobach, Mike Maynard18th SOS, GunnerNobach, M
Noonan, John Martin “Marty”17th SOS, PilotNoonan, J
Norstrum, Liegh Robert17th SOS, MaintenanceNorstrum, L
Novak, Tom18th SOS, GunnerNovak, T
Nyberg, Roger Carl71st & 17th SOS, FENyberg, R
O’Brien, Brent C18th SOS, PilotO’Brien, BO’Brien, B GP6-MacKay TrophyThe Story of 883
O’Leary, Dan18th SOS, NavigatorO’Leary, D
Olsen, Alan18th SOS, PilotOlson, A
O’Mara, David E17th SOS, PilotO’Mara, D
Pakutinski, Anthony “Tony” G18th SOS, GunnerPakutinski, A
Pennington, Steven Laird18th SOS, MaintenancePennington, S
Perry, Art18th SOS, FEPerry, A
Petrie, William O18th SOS, IOPetrie, WPetrie, B GP2
Phillips, Boyd18th SOS, NavigatorStinger Gunship Nets 40 Trucks
Piercy, Robert S18th SOS, GunnerPiercy, R
Points, Roger18th SOS, GunnerPoints, R
Pollmann, Diedrich18th SOS, PilotPollmann, D GP7
Posey, CindySpouse, Bill Posey, 17th SOS, FEPosey, C
Posey, William “Bill” Joseph17th SOS, FEPosey, WPosey, W

Posey, W GP1-C Flt
Preston, Kenny18th SOS, GunnerPreston, K
Quayle, Dean18th SOS, PilotQuayle, D
Radke, Donald S71st & 17th SOS, IORadke, DRadke, D 1

Radke, D 2
Radke, Patricia Spouse, Don Radke, 71/17 SOS, IORadke, P
Rash, James A17th SOS, NavigatorRash, JRash, J
Raveling, Vernon Richard17th & 18th SOS, IORaveling, V
Ray, James “Jim” Eldon18th SOS, IORay, JRay, J
Reess, Robert R71st, 17th, & 18th SOS, PilotReess, RReess, B
Reid, Howard18th SOS, NavigatorReid, HReid, H

Reid, H GP4
Reilly, Dick18th SOS, FEStinger Gunship Nets 40 Trucks
Renfroe, George17th SOS, GunnerRenfroe, G GP1
Reynolds, Alven Earl71st & 17th SOS, GunnerReynolds, AReynolds, AShadow Incident at Chui Lai 1969
Rice, John18th SOS, GunnerBail Out! Bail Out! Bail Out!
Ring, Eugene “Dick” F18th SOS, PilotRing, ERing, E
Rios, David Perez71st & 17th SOS, IORios, D
Roach, James M71st & 17th SOS, PilotRoach, J
Robertson, Paul C18th SOS, NavigatorRobertson, P
Robertson, William G18th SOS, NavigatorRobertson, W
Rodgers, Wayne R17th SOS, Crew ChiefRodgers, WRodgers, W
Romandetta, Dominick18th SOS, FERomandetta, D
Rose, Roger M71st SOS, MaintenanceRose, R
Rubingh, Gary Eugene18th SOS, GunnerRubingh, G
Rucker, John O’Neal18th SOS, MaintenanceRucker, JWhy Do We Do Reunions?

Airman Memorial Park, Da Nang Air Base
Russell, James A18th SOS, NavigatorRussell, J GP6-MacKay TrophyThe Story of 883
Safreno, Robert R18th SOS, NavigatorSafreno, RSafreno, R
Santivasci, John Daniel Jr18th SOS, LogisticsSantivasci, J
Sarul, Terrance “Terry” N18th SOS, GunnerSarul, TSarul, TGP2
Savelle, Dave18th SOS, NavigatorSavelle, D GP1
Savera, Ramon A17th SOS, NavigatorSavera, R
Schaltbrand, Eugene D71st & 17th SOS, PilotSchaltbrand, E
Schuler, Terry “Bus” Blaine18th SOS, MaintenanceSchuler, T
Schultz, Marcus56th SOW, AvionicsSchultz, M
Schumann, John E18th SOS, PilotSchumann, JSchumann, J
Scoggin, Tommy18th SOS, FEBad Night on the Trail
Scott, Wayne18th SOS, Maintenance SuperintendentScott, W GP8
Shoemaker, Jim18th SOS, NavigatorShoemaker, JShoemaker, J
Shope, James “Jim” D18th SOS, PilotShope, JShope, J
Schrodes, Lee18th SOS, GunnerStinger Gunship Nets 40 Trucks
Simon, Norbert56th SOW, CommanderThe Stingers
Simon, Roy “Tony” A18th SOS, PilotSimon, RThe Bailout of Stinger 839
Simmons, JaySimmons, J
Sininger, Augustis “Gus” D18th SOS, FESininger, ASininger, G

Sininger, G – Slides
Stinger Nighthawk Mission
Slagle, David “Rod”18th SOS, NavigatorSlagle, DThe Shootdown of Stinger 41
Sledzinski, Ski17th & 18th SOS, GunnerSledzinski, SThe Shootdown of Stinger 41
Smith, Bernie William17th SOS, NavigatorSmith, BSmith, B 1

Smith, B 2

Smith, B 3

Smith, B GP1-C Flt
Smith, Donald17th SOS, GunnerSmith, D GP2-WP
Smith, Michael Patrick17th SOS, GunnerSmith, MSmith, M
Snyder, Jerry (Duke)18th SOS, GunnerSnyder, JSnyder, J GP2-WP
Snyder, Roy W18th SOS, MaintenanceSnyder, R
Spencer, Bob17th SOS, FESpencer, B GP1-WPShadow Destroys Bunker Complex
Sprous, Everett “Ev” Dale18th SOS, GunnerSprous, ESprous, E

Sprous, E GP2

Sprous, E GP4-WP
We Were Proud to be Scanners
St Jean, Peter18th SOS, NavigatorSt Jean, PBad Night on the Trail
Stearn, Kenneth Paul17th SOS, IOStearn, K
Steffensmeier, Russell E71st & 17th SOS, GunnerSteffensmeier, RSteffensmeier, R GP1-WP
Stein, Roy Michael18th SOS, PilotStein, R
Sternenberg, Fred W18th SOS, PilotSternenberg, FSternenberg, F
Stevens, Donald Paul14th SOW, ElectricalStevens, D
Stevens, Rogers Craig Jr18th SOS, PilotStevens, RStevens, R GP3-WP

Stevens, R GP9
Stewart, James17th SOS, NavigatorStewart, J
Stickles, Owen71st & 17th SOS, FEStickles, O GP1-WP
Stout, Jerry18th SOS, FEStout, J
Strubbe, John71st SOS, FEStrubbe, John
Study, Jack R71st SOS, MaintenanceStudy, Jack R
Stumbaugh, Paul R18th SOS, MaintenanceStumbaugh, PStumbaugh, P
Sugg, Joe18th SOS, PilotSugg, J
Swanson, Donald J18th SOS, MaintenanceSwanson, D
Tarpley, Mark18th SOS, NavigatorTarpley, MTarpley, M
Taschioglou, Byron “Tash”18th SOS, NavigatorLetter Home May 7, 1972

The Shootdown of Stinger 41
Taylor, Neil18th SOS, GunnerTaylor, N GP7
Teal, Tom A17th & 18th SOS, PilotTeal, TMemoirs of an Old Shadow and Stinger Commander in Vietnam; 1970-1973

Shadow Gunships at Saigon and Distant Places

Stinger Gunships at DaNang and Distant Places
Temoney, Andy71st SOS, GunnerTemoney, A GP1-WP
Terral, Gregory L71st & 17th SOS, GunnerTerral, GTerral, G GP3
Terry, Jimmy “Jim” L17th SOS, MaintenanceTerry, JTerry, J
Thompson, Danny B17th SOS, GunnerThompson, D
Traynor, Michael18th SOS, GunnerTraynor, M
Turlington, Andy18th SOS, PilotTurlington, A GP3-WP
Twaddle, Robert R “Dick”18th SOS, PilotTwaddle, R
Tyler, William Leonidus71st SOS, MaintenanceTyler, WTyler, B
Van Duyn, Loren D18th SOS, Phase DockVan Duyn, LVan Duyn, L
Vangelisti, Michael JThe Last Flight of Shadow 78
Van Over, Leonard Eugene “Gene”17th SOS, PilotVan Over, LVan Over, L
Vaux, David G18th SOS, GunnerVaux, D
Vellines, Charles H17th SOS, NavigatorVellines, CVellines, C
Villarreal, Xavier G “Cook”18th SOS, NavigatorVillarreal, XVillarreal, X 1

Villarreal, X 2

Villarreal, X GP4-WP
Voisey, David L17th SOS, GunnerVoisey, DVoisey, D GP1
Wait, Bill18th SOS, Maintenance OfficerWait, BAC-119 Ferry Flight
Wall, Earl W71st SOS, MaintenanceWall, EWall, E GP1
Ward, Jimmy18th SOS, MaintenanceWard, J
Ward, Richard “Rick” Lee18th SOS, IOWard, R
Wargowsky, Dick18th SOS, PilotStinger Gunship Nets 40 Trucks
Warner,18th SOS, NavigatorBail Out! Bail Out! Bail Out!
Watson, Frank Clarence17th SOS, NavigatorWatson, F
Weave, John R17th SOS, GunnerShadow Destroys Bunker Complex
Weise, Herbert17th SOS, PilotWeise, H
Weisenfluh, Thomas A18th SOS, GunnerWeisenfluh, T
Wheatley, Phillips H71st & 17th SOS, MaintenanceWheatley, PWheatley, P GP2-Mechanics
Whelan, Bruce18th SOS, PilotWhelan, B
Wilhite, Kenneth Taylor Jr71st SOS, MaintenanceWilhite, K
Williams, Donald Ray18th SOS, PilotWilliams, D
Williams, John C “Chuck”17th SOS, NavigatorWilliams, JWilliams, J 1

Williams, J 2
Wilson, Burke Lester18th SOS, NavigatorWilson, B
Wilson, Ronald R18th SOS, GunnerWilson, R GP6-MacKay TrophyThe Story of 883
Windsor, John F Jr17th SOS, PilotWindsor, J
Wohlgamuth, Douglas18th SOS, IOWohlgamuth, DWohlgamuth, D
Wolf, Lee18th SOS, IOWolf, L
Wolf, Ray18th SOS, NavigatorSimon, RThe Bailout of Stinger 839
Wood, Teddy G18th SOS, NavigatorWood, T
Woolard, William “Bill” H71st & 17th SOS, NavigatorWoolard, WWoolard, Bill
Wright, Howard Emerson “Em”18th SOS, PilotWright, H
Wright, Jesse L18th SOS, GunnerWright, J
Wurfel, Hans-Georg F18th SOS, GunnerWurfel, HWurfel, H
Yanascek, Jim18th SOS, FEYanacsek, J
Yowell, Milo18th SOS, GunnerYowell, M GP4-WP
Zeiler, Burton David18th SOS, GunnerZeiler, B
Zito, William “Bill” Joseph17th SOS, GunnerZito, WZito, B GP1
Zolock, Stephen J17th SOS, PilotZolock, S