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SERV_NO: AO-774252
LNAME: MCWHIRK
FNAME: CHARLES
MNAME: EARNEST
SFX:  
RANK_Posthumous: CPT
LOSS_DATE: 1/2/1951
Status per Govt: MIA
Should be Status:  
CIRCUMST OF LOSS: Last seen during napalm run on gun emplacement near Tongdung-ni (Tan-Dong-ni)
EVIDENCE_ALIVE:  
EVIDENCE_DEAD:  
COMMENT1:  
COMMENT2:  
HOME_CITY: READDING
STATE: CA
BIRTH_DATE: 12/1/1923
NICKNAME:  
RACE:  
HEIGHT:  
WEIGHT:  
HAIR:  
EYES:  
ID_MARKS:  
CASE: A096
KWALD_COMMENT:  
CREW_STATUS: Capt Charles E. McWhirk, USAF, MIA/BNR
SERVICE: USAF
DIV_or_GRP: 27 FTR ESC GRP
RGT_or_WNG: HQ
BN_or_SQ:  
CO_or_BTRY:  
VEHICLE: F-84E
VEH_ID: 49-2401
DEATH_DATE:  
REMAINS:  
DOCUMENTS:  
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LIST_125:  
LIST_71:  
Nielsen_Henderson:  
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Moo_Hak_School:  
Sunchon_Tunnel_M:  
CAUSE_of_Death:  
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LastKnownAlive_DT:  
WITH: HQ
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RAND:  
UTM_Coord: BT930330
KWALD: 1424
GRAVE:  
Birth_YR: 1923
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