4th Air Commando Sq, D Flight, at Binh Thuy AB VI Corps, South Vietnam 1967 Flight Commander Lt Col Wilson.  The aircrew shown before their AC-47 gunship, Puff the Magic Dragon sometimes called Puff, call sign Spooky are as follows:

Back Row; Left top Right:

SSgt Dodd; gunner, Maj Myers; pilot, Capt Leland; pilot, 1Lt gaffney; pilot, SSgt Fank; loadmaster, TSgt Humphery; FM, Maj Walsh; navigator, Capt O'Leary; navigator, Maj Young; navigator, Maj Hampton; pilot, LtC ASrmstrong; pilot, 1Lt Vanden Bossche; pilot, SSgt McEnt; gunner, SSgt Leanard; loadmaster, Capt Montgomery; pilot, Capt Remington; navigator, Capt Warren; navigator, Capt Repaski; navigator, and Maj Tally; base operations.

Front Row; Left to Right:

1lt Cone; pilot, A2C hill; gunner, Capt Handk Steidl; pilot, SSgt Tolfa; loadmaster, TSgt Tyson; gunner, Capt Swensen; pilot, SSgt Payne; FM, SSgt Shouse; gunner, SSgt Sullens; FM, SSgt Davis; FM, SSgt Benddricke; loadmaster, TSgt Farmer; gunner, SSgt Jones; loadmaster, TSgt Harvey; FM, MSgt Pence; FM, A1C Vanscheck; FM, A1C Kurus, gunner, Capt Lord; ?, TSgt Griner, FM, A1C Riffner; gunner, A1C Cox; gunner, LtC Wilson; pilot, and Maj Watson; pilot.

 

This photo and above names were supplied by my good friend Hank Steidl who served with me at Hurlburt Field, FL and in the 605th ACS in Panama.  If there are any additions/corrections on this photo please e-mail it to me at aircommando1@earthlink.net.