Armitstead, Steven Ray, Capt

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Last Rank
Captain
Last Primary MOS
7511-Pilot VMA (AW) A-6E Qualified
Last MOSGroup
Pilots/Naval Flight Officers
Primary Unit
1969-Present, 7511, Missing In Action/POW/MIA Vietnam
Service Years
1965 - 1969
Official/Unofficial USMC Certificates
Cold War Certificate
Golden Dragon Certificate

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State of Birth
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1944
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by LCpl Ashley Roberts to remember Marine Capt Steven Ray Armitstead.

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 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Golden Dragon Cold War Medal


 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1969, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified]


 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
1st Lt Armitstead was a member of the Marine All Weather Attack Squadron 533, Marine Attack Group 12, 1st Marine Air Wing.   On March 17, 1969, he was the pilot of a Grumman Attack Aircraft Intruder (A-6A) on a night mission over Laos, when he completed his mission his aircraft was shot down by enemy fire near Moung Nong in Savannakhet Province, Laos and he was declared Missing in Action.  His remains were not recovered.  His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.

   
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  1969-1969, 7511, VMA(AW)-533



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March / 1969
Unit
VMA(AW)-533 Unit Page
Rank
First Lieutenant
MOS
7511-Pilot VMA (AW) A-6E Qualified
Location
Not Specified
Country/State
Laos
 
 
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 VMA(AW)-533 Details

VMA(AW)-533
Type
Combat - Air Units
Existing/Disbanded
Existing
Parent Unit
Fixed Wing Units
Strength
Squadron
Created/Owned By
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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2015
   
   
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43 Members Also There at Same Time
VMA(AW)-533

Armistead, Steven Ray, Capt 75 7511 Captain
Cadena, Mario, Capt, (1957-1969) 75 7511 Captain
Williams, Bob, Capt, (1969-1973) 75 7510 Captain
Menteer, Terry, Maj, (1969-1993) 63 6302 Major
Dettman, Richard, GySgt, (1956-1975) 60 6052 Staff Sergeant
DuBois, Michael, SSgt, (1966-1971) 64 6414 Staff Sergeant
Bliven, Rick, Sgt, (1965-1969) 60 6046 Sergeant
Cyphers, Glenn, Sgt, (1966-1970) 62 6214 Sergeant
Fronick, Charlie, Sgt, (1966-1970) 62 6212 Sergeant
Fronick, Charlie, Sgt, (1966-1970) 62 6212 Sergeant
Hill, Vincent, Sgt, (1965-1969) 65 6511 Sergeant
Hutchinson, Kent, Sgt, (1966-1970) 63 6353 Sergeant
MacDowell III, Arthur, Sgt, (1968-1972) 60 6082 Sergeant
Mcdonald, Francis, Sgt, (1965-1969) 63 6313 Sergeant
Meisenhelder, Gary, Capt, (1965-1997) 64 6413 Sergeant
Murphy, John, SSgt, (1967-1971) 62 6212 Sergeant
Schlereth, Thomas, SSgt, (1967-1971) 63 6353 Sergeant
Schlereth, Tom, SSgt, (1967-1971) 66 6642 Sergeant
Thompson, Jack, SSgt, (1966-1972) 62 6244 Sergeant
CALLAWAY, JERRY, Sgt, (1967-1971) 62 6212 Corporal
Cole, Bruce, Cpl, (1966-1969) 63 6341 Corporal
Hockenberry, Gregory, Cpl, (1967-1971) 62 6234 Corporal
Hunt, Ken, Cpl, (1965-1969) 62 6244 Corporal
Johnston, John, Cpl, (1965-1969) 63 6353 Corporal
Kelemecz, David, SSgt, (1967-1977) 66 6645 Corporal
Lynch, Paul, Sgt, (1966-1970) 60 6053 Corporal
PIERCE, LARRY, Cpl, (1964-1971) 60 6013 Corporal
Reehl, Kevin, Cpl, (1969-1973) 62 6244 Corporal
Ribitzki, George, Cpl, (1965-1969) 63 6353 Corporal
Rigdon, Ron, Cpl 60 6062 Corporal
Rosano, William, Sgt, (1966-1970) 62 6244 Corporal
St. Romain, Patrick, Cpl, (1965-1969) 60 6022 Corporal
Degrassi, Walter, LCpl, (1966-1970) 60 6042 Lance Corporal
Gardner, Richard, Cpl, (1966-1970) 60 6062 Lance Corporal
Garza, Robert, GySgt, (1966-1973) 65 6511 Lance Corporal
Thompson, Stirling, Cpl, (1966-1970) 62 6244 Lance Corporal
Utt, Kenneth, LCpl, (1967-1971) 65 6511 Lance Corporal
Zultanky, John, Cpl, (1966-1970) 63 6341 Lance Corporal
Backus, Dave, Sgt, (1965-1969) Sergeant
Brown, Charlie, MSgt, (1965-1985) Sergeant
Oxford, Bill, Sgt, (1967-1970) Sergeant
Roberto, Ronald, SSgt, (1962-1969) Sergeant
Dowdy, Ernest, Sgt, (1967-1971) Corporal
Grams, Jay F., Cpl, (1967-1970) Lance Corporal

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