HAIL, WILLIAM WARREN Name: William Warren Hail Rank/Branch: O4/United States Air Force Unit: Date of Birth: 18 December 1932 Home City of Record: Los Angeles CA Date of Loss: 02 August 1965 Country of Loss: South Vietnam Loss Coordinates: 160358 North 1080956 East Status (in 1973): Missing in Action Category: 4 Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: A1H, tail number 132625 Missions: 180 Other Personnel in Incident: none Incident Number: 0118 Source: Compiled by P.O.W. NETWORK from one or more of the following: raw data from U.S. Government agency sources, correspondence with POW/MIA families, published sources, interviews, June 1997. REMARKS: Glendale News-Press 1965 GLENDALE PILOT MISSING IN WAR by Avery Keener News Press Staff Writer A Glendale pilot is missing in action in Viet Nam, but his family is convinced that his training, experience and determination will bring him safely home. Capt. William Warren Hail, a jet pilot who has been training Vietnamese to fly conventional propeller-powered planes, disappeared Aug. 1, 10 minutes after take off from Da Nang airport..... -------------- On May 12, 1973 the Altadena Woman's Club Juniors, planted a "Freedom Tree" at the corner of Altadena Drive and Lake Street. The living tribute dedicated to Lt. Col. W.W. Hain. At the time of the dedication there had been "no traces of him or his plane. His family has not received any letters from or about him."