Stanley Joseph Miller, Jr.
Sketch by Cliff Wheeler
Warrant Officer, Aviator
281st Assault Helicopter Company
10th CAB, 17th CAG, 1st AVN BDE
From Elizabeth, New Jersey
Born September 26th, 1949
Tour of duty began on January 14, 1970
Killed in action on April 27th, 1970
in Pleiku, South Vietnam when his
helicopter was shot down.
Vietnam Wall Pall 11W, Line 59
WO Stanley J. Miller,
Jr. 20 year old single soldier from Elizabeth, New Jersey, joined the 281st AHC on Jan 14, 1970. On April 27,
1970, he was flying a combat aviation mission with Robert
Wayne Gardner when their aircraft, UH-1H 66-00870 was shot down
near Pleiku, South Vietnam. WO Gardner and SP5 George
William Tom, the crew chief, were lost in the same incident.
A MAN IS NOT DEAD UNTIL HE IS FORGOTTEN
ONCE AN INTRUDER ... ALWAYS AN INTRUDER