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Larry Thorne

The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.

Larry A. Thorne
Rank: Major
Service Number: 2287104
Date Missing: 1965-10-18
Unit: Headquarters MACV
Branch of Service: U.S. Army
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Honolulu Memorial
Rosette In Place: No

Recoverability Status: Remains Recovered
Next Steps: Major Thorne was a member of Headquarters, Military Assistance Command, Vietnam. On October 18, 1965, he was a passenger in a South Vietnamese Air Force Sikorsky Choctaw Cargo Helicopter (CH34) when it crashed about 25 miles southwest of Da Nang, South Vietnam. His remains were recovered on March 15, 2002 and identified on June 4, 2003. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. **
Date Recovered: 3/15/2002
Date Identified: 6/4/2003

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