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John William Kennedy

Captain, Air Force

Born: May 1, 1947
Hometown: Arlington
Served In: Vietnam
Missing In Action Date: August 16, 1971
Casualty Date: July 6, 1978
Died In: near Ton Bon, South Vietnam

Captain John “Jack” Kennedy served with the 20th Tactical Air Support Squadron, 504th Tactical Air Support Group, 7th Air Force.

The Cessna O-2A Skymaster (68-11030) he was in was shot down by ground fire 20 miles Southwest of Quang Tri.

His name is etched on the Tablets of the Missing in the Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii.

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