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DONALD K SPRINGSTEADAH
Missing In Action
Branch of Service:
Country of Incident:
Date of Casualty:
March 11, 1968
Date of Birth:
October 23, 1932
Springsteadah was born on October 23, 1932. His home of record is
Donald entered the US Air Force, where he attained the rank of
Technical Sergeant (TSGT).
Springsteadah was listed as missing in action on March 11, 1968, when
his team was overrun by enemy forces.
Synopsis (from the POW Network) as to the circumstances behind being
listed as MIA:
Springsteadah had volunteered for a sensitive assignment called
Project Heavy Green. He was on a team running Lima 85, a radar base in
Laos. On or about March 11, 1968, Lima 85 was overrun by enemy forces.
All those who did not escape were presumed killed.
Springsteadah is listed as missing in action.
Sources: POW Network and NJVVMF
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