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U.S. Air Force Helicopter History
Alen B. Cheeseman, Captain, USAF (KIA)October 10, 1944 – August 13, 1970
K.I.A. 13 AUG 1970 in Thailand while a U.S.A.F. Helicopter Pilot in the performance of his duty. Shot down by enemy insurgents during an S.A.R. (Search and Rescue) mission in Thailand.
Incident number 70081321 KIA.Unit 21 SOS.His Aircraft class CH-3E Helicopter, tail number 63-9681, was also lost.