WILSON, GORDON SCOTT
Name: Gordon Scott Wilson Branch/Rank: United States Air Force/O2 Unit: 480 TFS Date of Birth: 03 June 1940 Home City of Record: HOBART IN Date of Loss: 22 November 1966 Country of Loss: North Vietnam Loss Coordinates: 212958 North 1054156 East Status (in 1973): Missing in Action Category: 2 Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: F4C Missions: Other Personnel in Incident: Joseph Crecca, 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.
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SNYOPSIS: Captain Joseph Crecca and Capt Gordon Wilsom were shot down by a surface to air missile while on a strike mission. Crecca survived 6 yrs 3 months in captivy. He was released February 14, 1973.
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Library of Congress files:
North Vietnam, pre-1975: Biographic/Site Report Country: North Vietnam, pre-1975
Name: Gordon Scott Wilson
Subjects: Missing; Aircraft downed; Live sighting; Nam Ha Province
Source Number: 5643
Type of Document: Miscellaneous
Date of Report: 81 01 24
Date of Information: 66 08 14
Category: Source Reports
NVN: JTFFA/ BIO/SITE UPDATE REFNO 500'S/ Biographic Site Report for REFNO 0527 Country: NVN
Name: WILSON, GORDON S.
Subjects: Crash site; BAC THAI PROVINCE; DAI TU DISTRICT; HANOI; HOAN KIEM DISTRICT; PW Camp; PW transit
Type of Document: Automated Data Extract
Date of Report: 94 02 02
Date of Information: 66 11 22
Category: JTFFA FILES