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Appendix E. Enemy Aircraft Shot Down by Naval Aviators in Southeast Asia, 1965 - 1973

Date

Shot Down

Aircraft Type

Squadron Carrier No.

Pilot NFO

17 Jun 1965

MiG-17

F-4

VF-21

CDR Louis Page

41 LCDR John C. Smith, Jr.

17 Jun 1965

MiG-17

F-4

VF-21
CVA-41

LT Jack E. D. Batson, Jr.

 LCDR Robert B. Doremus

20 Jun 1965

MiG-17

A-l

VA-25

CVA-41

LT Clinton B. Johnson

20 Jun 1965

MiG-17

A-l

VA-25

LTJG Charles W. Hartman III

41

12 Jun 1966

MiG-17

F-8

VF-211

CVA-19

CDR Harold L. Marr

21 Jun 1966

MiG-17

F-8

VF-211                               CVA-19

LT Eugene J. Chancy

21 Jun 1966

MiG-17

F-8

VF-211                               CVA-19

LT Phillip V. Vampatella

13 Jul 1966

MiG-17

F-4

VF-161

CVA-64

LT William M. McGuigan

LTJG Robert M. Fowler

9 Oct 1966

MiG-21

F-8

VF-162

CVA-34

CDR Richard M. Bellinger

9 Oct 1966

MiG-17

A-l

VA-176                              CVA-11

LTJG William T. Patton

20 Dec 1966

AN-2

F-4

VF-114

CVA-63

LT H. Dennis Wisely

LTJG David L. Jordan

20 Dec 1966

AN-2

F-4

VF-213                              CVA-63

LT David A. McRae

ENS David N. Nichols

24 Apr 1967

MiG-17

F-4

VF-114

CVA-63

LT H. Dennis Wisely

LTJG Gareth L. Anderson

24 Apr 1967

MiG-17

F-4

VF-114

LCDR Charles E. Southwick                                     

63 ENS James W. Laing

1 May 1967

MiG-17

F-8

VF-211

LCDR Marshall O. Wright

1 May 1967

MiG-17

A-4    

VA-76  
CVA-31

LCDR Theodore R. Swartz

19 May 1967

MiG-17

F-8

VF-211                             CVA-31

CDR Paul H. Speer

19 May 1967

MiG-17

F-8

VF-211  
CVA-31

LTJG Joseph M. Shea

19 May 1967

MiG-17

F-8

VF-24                              CVA-31

LCDR Bobby Clyde Lee

19 May 1967

MiG-17

F-8

VF-24    

CVA-31

LT Phillip R. Wood

21 Jul 1967

MiG-17

F-8

VF-24   

CVA-31

CDR Marion H. Isaacks

21 Jul 1967

MiG-17

F-8

VF-24      

CVA-31

LCDR Robert L. Kirkwood

21 Jul 1967

MiG-17

F-8

VF-211                              CVA-31

LCDR Ray G. Hubbard, Jr.

10 Aug 1967

MiG-21

F-4

VF-142 
CVA-64

LTJG Guy H. Freeborn


ENS Robert J. Elliot

10 Aug 1967

MiG-21

F-4

VF-142

CVA-64

LCDR Robert C. Davis

LCDR Gayle O. Elie

26 Oct 1967

MiG-21

F-4

VF-143    

CVA-64

LTJG Robert P. Hickey, Jr.

LTJG Jeremy G. Morris

30 Oct 1967

MiG-17

F-4

VF-142

CVA-64

LCDR Eugene P. Lund

LTJG James R. Borst

14 Dec 1967

MiG-17

F-8

VF-162  

CVA-34

LT Richard E. Wyman

26 Jun 1968

MiG-21

F-8

VF-51              

CVA-31

CDR Lowell R. Myers

9 Jul 1968

MiG-17

F-8

VF-191                              CVA-14

LCDR John B. Nichols III

10 Jul 1968

MiG-21

F-4

VF-33

CVA-66

LT Roy Cash, Jr.

LT Joseph E. Kain, Jr.

29 Jul 1968

MiG-17

F-8

VF-53                             CVA-31

CDR Guy Cane

1 Aug 1968

MiG-21

F-8

VF-51     

CVA-31

LT Norman K. McCoy

19 Sep 1968

MiG-21

F-8

VF-111  

CVA-11

LT Anthony J. Nargi

28 Mar 1970

MiG-21

F-4

VF-142

CVA-64

LT Jerome E. Beaulier

LT Steven J. Barkley

19 Jan 1972

MiG-21

F-4

VF-96

LTJG Randall H. Cunningham                                    

64 LTJG William P. Driscoll

6 Mar 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-111     

CVA-43

LT Garry Lee Weigand

LTJG William C. Freckleton

6 May 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-51

CVA-43

LCDR Jerry B. Houston  

                           LT Kevin T. Moore

6 May 1972

MiG-21

F-4

VF-114

CVA-63

LT Robert G. Hughes

LTJG Adolph J. Cruz

6 May 1972

MiG-21

F-4

VF-114     

CVA-63

LCDR Kenneth W. Pettigrew

LTJG Michael J. McCabe

8 May 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-96                              CVA-64

LT Randall H. Cunningham

LTJG William P. Driscoll

10 May 1972

MiG-21

F-4

VF-92

CVA-64

LT Curt Dose                     

LCDR James McDevitt    

10 May 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-96  

CVA-64

LT Matthew J. Connelly III

LT Thomas J. J. Blonski

10 May 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-51

CVA-43

LT Roy A. Morris, Jr.

LT Kenneth Lee Cannon

10 May 1972   -

MiG-17

F-4

VF-96

CVA-64

LT Matthew J. Connelly III

LT Thomas J. J. Blonski

10 May 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-96

CVA-64

LT Randall H. Cunningham                             

LTJG William P. Driscoll

10 May 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-96

CVA-64

LT Randall H. Cunningham                             

LTJG William P. Driscoll

10 May 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-96

CVA-64

LT Randall H. Cunningham                             

LTJG William P. Driscoll

10 May 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-96

CVA-64

LT Steven C. Shoemaker

LTJG Keith Virgil Crenshaw

18 May 1972

MiG-19

F-4

VF-161  

CVA-41

LT Henry A. Bartholomay

LT Oran R. Brown

18 May 1972

MiG-19

F-4

VF-161      

CVA-41

LT Patrick E. Arwood

LT James M. Bell

23 May 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-161

CVA-41

LCDR Ronald E. McKeown

LT John C. Ensch

23 May 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-161                              CVA-41

LCDR Ronald E. McKeown

LT John C. Ensch

11 Jun 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-51

CVA-43

CDR Foster S. Teague

LT Ralph M. Howell

11 Jun 1972

MiG-17

F-4

VF-51   

CVA-43

LT William W. Copeland

LT Donald R. Bouchoux

21 Jun 1972

MiG-21

F-4

VF-31

CVA-60

CDR Samuel C. Flynn, Jr.

LT William H. John

10 Aug 1972

MiG-21

F-4

VF-103    

CVA-60

LCDR Robert E. Tucker, Jr.

LTJG Samuel B. Edens

11 Sep 1972

MiG-21

F-4

VMFA-333  

CVA-66

MAJ Lee T. Lassiter

CAPT John D. Cummings

28 Dec 1972

MiG-21

F-4

VF-142                              CVAN-65

LTJG Scott H. Davis

LTJG Geoffrey Hugh Ulrich

12 Jan 1973

MiG-17

F-4

VF-161

CVA-41   

LT Victor T. Kovaleski

LT James A. Wise


Carriers with their hull numbers

  • Hancock (CVA 19)
  • Saratoga (CVA 60)
  • Enterprise (CVAN 65)
  • Bon Homme Richard (CVA 31)
  • Independence (CVA 62)
  • America (CVA 66)
  • Oriskany CVA 34)
  • Kitty Hawk (CVA 63)
  • Intrepid (CVS ll)
  • Midway (CVA 41)
  • Constellation (CVA 64)
  • Ticonderoga (CVA 14)
  • Coral Sea (CVA 43)


08 November 1997

Published:Tue May 13 16:54:26 EDT 2014