EGAN, WILLIAM PATRICK
Remains Returned - buried July 16, 2011

Name: William Patrick Egan
Branch/Rank: United States Navy/O2
Unit:
Date of Birth: 20 January 1931
Home City of Record: FORT WORTH TX
Date of Loss: 29 April 1966
Country of Loss: LAOS
Loss Coordinates: 170604 North  1054200 East
Status (in 1973): Killed In Action/Body Not Recovered
Category: 3
Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: A1H #137579
Missions:
Other Personnel in Incident:
Refno: 0321

Source: Compiled by P.O.W. NETWORK from one or more of the following: raw
data from U.S. Government agency sources, correspondence with POW/MIA
families, published sources, interviews and CACCF = Combined Action
Combat Casualty File.

REMARKS: CACCF/CRASH/PILOT

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Thursday, July 14, 2011

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A naval aviator from Houston who died in the Vietnam war finally makes it home

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