Thomas Jack Steimer

Vietnam War
UnitFighter Squadron 114
RankLieutenant Junior Grade U.S. Navy
Entered Service FromPiedmont California
Date of DeathMay 8 1967
StatusMissing In Action
Courts of the Missing
Lieutenant Junior Grade Steimer, U.S. Naval Reserve, was a member of Fighter Squadron 114, Carrier Air Wing 11 aboard the Aircraft Carrier USS KITTY HAWK (CVA-63). On May 8, 1967, he was a crew member of a McDonnell Douglas Phantom II Fighter (F-4B) over the South China Sea when his aircraft crashed. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.