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Date: 12 September 1969
Aircraft type: O-2A Skymaster
Serial Number: 68-10987
Military Unit: 19 TASS, 504 TASG
Service: USAF
Home Base: Bien Hoa
Maj Mannifred Yates (KIA)
Capt Thomas Wiley Norman (KIA)

An O-2 (call sign Snap) was shot down by small arms fire during a visual reconnaissance patrol in the Saigon area. The aircraft’s tail was damaged and Maj Yates attempted an emergency landing about fives miles south of Saigon but the aircraft crashed and both crew were killed.

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