LUM, DAVID ANTHONY
Name: David Anthony Lum Branch/Rank: United States Air Force/O2 Unit: Date of Birth: 24 November 1940 Home City of Record: HONOLULU HI Date of Loss: 20 December 1966 Country of Loss: South Vietnam Loss Coordinates: 162000 North 1131543 East Status (in 1973): Killed In Action/Body Not Recovered Category: 5 Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: F4C #0698 Missions: Other Personnel in Incident: Refno: 0552
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. Updated 2004
CACCF/CRASH AT SEA/PILOT/3 YRS USAF/OFFSHORE MR1
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DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARBULLETIN.COM
Jeanette Chun, left, and her parents, David and Mary Lum, proudly hold a picture of brother and son 1st Lt. David Lum in front of his F4-C Phantom jet. David was shot down over the South China Sea on Dec. 20, 1966, and was reported missing in action on his 83rd mission at the age of 26.
The search for closure Families of servicemen listed as missing in action hear about efforts to bring them home
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Jeanette Chun shivers every time she thinks about that December afternoon 38 years ago when she saw two Air Force officers standing outside the screen door of her McCully home......
RICHARD WALKER / RWALKER@STARBULLETIN.COM Francis Hapenney looked over letters from Cpl. Sidney K. Kaui after a briefing by the Department of Defense Prisoner of War/POW Missing Personnel Office at the Hilton Hawaiian Village. Kaui's sister Elsie A. Pahia, center, and her daughter Patsy Hapenney (Francis' wife) are at left.
....Even her son, David, who was named after her missing brother, also chose to serve in the Gulf War as a Kiowa helicopter scout. "I didn't want him to join the military," Chun said, "but that is something he always wanted to do.".....http://starbulletin.com/2004/03/07/news/story6.html