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TARRY THOMAS O'REILLY

Warrant Officer, Aviator
281st Assault Helicopter Company
From: Plymouth, Maine
Born: May 30th, 1949
Tour of duty began on January 4th, 1970.
Died February 10th 1970, as a result of wounds
suffered on February 6th in Binh Dinh Province,
South Vietnam when his helicopter, UH-1H 68-16525,
was shot down.

1stAB Army Aviator

guidon Purple Heart, Air Medal, National Defense, Vietnam Service, Vietnam Campaign

Tarry O'Reilly WO Tarry T. O'Reilly was a 20 year old single soldier from Plymouth, Maine. He joined the 281st AHC on January 4, 1970 as an army aviator and was wounded on February 6, 1970 at Binh Dinh, South Vietnam while flying a combat aviation mission in Helicopter UH-1H 68-16525. Tarry died of his wounds on Feb. 10, 1970. SP Frank M. Kaiser, the crew chief and SP5 Alan Howard Johnson, the Door Gunner, were lost in the same incident. Tarry , Alan and Frank shall not be forgotten by the 281st AHC flight.


A MAN IS NOT DEAD UNTIL HE IS FORGOTTEN

ONCE AN INTRUDER ... ALWAYS AN INTRUDER

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