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Date: 7 October 1970
Aircraft type: O-2A Skymaster
Serial Number: 68-10969
Military Unit: 21 TASS, 504 TASG
Service: USAF
Home Base: Cam Ranh Bay detached to Ban Me Thuot
1Lt W W Galvani (Survived)
Lt Dau (VNAF) (Survived)

Another FAC was shot down during a mission in Cambodia on the 7th. 1Lt Galvani and his Vietnamese observer were supporting special forces on a mission near O Rang, just across the Cambodian border near Bu Krak. The O-2 (call sign Mike 5) was hit by ground fire as it was orbiting at 2,000 feet near the friendly forces. 1Lt Galvani crash-landed the aircraft and he and Lt Dau were rescued by a VNAF CH-34 helicopter supported by UH-1P gunships from the 20th SOS.

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