SULLIVAN, TIMOTHY BERNARD

Name: Timothy Bernard Sullivan
Rank/Branch: O2/United States Navy, GIB
Unit: VF 151
Date of Birth:
Home City of Record: Springfield MA
Date of Loss: 14 November 1967
Country of Loss: North Vietnam
Loss Coordinates: 204200 North  1062700 East
Status (in 1973): Returnee
Category:
Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: F4B
Missions: 50+
Other Personnel in Incident: Paul Schultz, returnee, pilot

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. Update 2012

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Sullivan was assigned to Fighter Squadron 151, flying F-4B Phantoms aboard
the USS Coral Sea. In November, 1967, he and pilot Paul Schultz were shot
down over North Vietnam fifteen miles from Haiphong by a SAM. Both crewmen
were captured - and began their long and difficult term of over five years
as prisoners of war in North Vietnam.

Timothy Sullivan retired from the United States Navy as a Commander. He and
his wife Stephanie reside in Massachusetts.