1966-12-03 Capt Michael L. Hyde

Bien Hoa Killed In Action
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Capt Michael Lewis Hyde was born on May 14, 1938 in Boulder City, Nevada. He entered the Air Force and was assigned to Vietnam on Jul 19, 1966. As a Fixed-Wing pilot, he crash landed while flying over the hostile territory of Can Tho, North Vietnam on 3 Dec 1966 while making a Napalm pass; Hyde was apparently hit while in the cockpit and crashed without trying to eject.

Capt Hyde's body was recovered. His religion was unknown.

Vietnam War Memorial: Panel 13E Line 22.