STERLING, THOMAS JAMES
RIP - January 19, 2013

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Name: Thomas James Sterling
Branch/Rank: UNITED STATES AIR FORCE/O4
Unit: 357TFS
Date of Birth:
Home City of Record: AUSTIN TX
Date of Loss: 19-April-67
Country of Loss: NORTH VIETNAM
Loss Coordinates: 204100 North  1053200 East
Status (in 1973):
Category:
Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: F105F
Missions: 23
Other Personnel in Incident: THOMAS MADISON, pilot, returnee
Refno:
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 and CACCF = Combined Action
Combat Casualty File.
REMARKS: 730304 RELEASED BY DRV
ALIVE IN 96/RET COL/WIFE BARBARA/LIVES FL
No further information available at this time.
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Library of Congress files:
VM: File on POW, Including Photograph
Country: VM
Name: Thomas J. Sterling
Subjects: Aircraft downed; Hoa Binh Province; PWC; Photograph
Comments: Includes Russian-language document.
Reel: 408
Volume: 4
Page: 49-50
Type of Document: Open Source
Date of Report: 67 04 19
Date of Information: 67 04 19
Category: CIA Files

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Tom lost his wife Dec 22, 2010.  She had been ill for some time with heart problems.
Memorial Services will be in January.
 
Barbara Jo Stephens Sterling
 
October 30,1927-December 22, 2010
 
The Sterling Family Requests Your Presence
 
Saturday January 8, 2011
 
2:00 PM

 
Shalimar Baptist Church
17 Fourth Avenue
Shalimar, Florida

 
Memorial Service in the Sanctuary
 
Immediately Followed by a Reception in the Fellowship Hall
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Tom Sterling joined his beautiful bride on January 19, 2013, following his death due to of congestive heart failure.
Visitation will be held at Bayview Fisher-Pou Chapel on Scenic Hwy in Pensacola on January 31st from 5-7 pm. The funeral
will be held on February 4th at 1:15 pm at Barrancas National Cemetery on board NAS Pensacola.
 
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