BuNo 156667

Killed in Action on 18 FEB 1971
  Major Wayne Reuben Hyatt Aircraft Commander
  1st Lieutenant Strather Franklin Wood Copilot
  Sergeant Allen Keith McElfresh. Crew Chief
  Sergeant William Clinton Odom Jr. Gunner
  Corporal Larry Richard Hatter Gunner
Mission Information:


Remembrances about these Marines:
Corporal "Larry" Hatter in HMH-463's Hydraulic Shop submitted by Larry South
Larry Hatter was twenty-one years old and from Hornell, New York.

Wayne Hyatt was married, thirty-six years old and from Hanceville, Alabama.

Al McElfresh was twenty-one years old and from Zanesville, Ohio.

Bill Odom was twenty-one years old and from Birmingham, Alabama.

Strather Wood was married, twenty-six years old and from Eugene, Oregon.
We welcome relevant remarks and/or photos of our squadron-mates who were killed in the above action.   We also welcome your comments on the above incident.  Please contact HMH-463's Webmaster  with your name; relationship to our squadron-mate(s) or the action above; and your contact information.
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