Bell UH-1F Iroquois


This model is a version of 204



c/n 7083


Written off 1968




Helicopter Bell UH-1F Iroquois Serial 7083 Register 65-7942 used by US Air Force. Aircraft history and location





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14SOW w/o 27nov68 Vietnam
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US Air Force
w/o 27nov68 Lost to enemy ground fire while attempting to insert a Special Operations reconnaissance squad in Cambodia. Door gunner SSgt Gene Stuifbergen was pinned under the wreckage and killed with four of the six man SF squad. His three crew members and two of the squad survived and were rescued. SSgt Stuifbergen's remains have yet to be recovered.


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