Gerald Oak Alfred Jr.

Vietnam War
Serial #539389907
RankMajor, U.S. Air Force
Unit480th Tactical Fighter Squadron
Entered Service From
Seattle
,
Washington
Date of BirthOctober 18, 1942
Date of DeathDecember 11, 1966
StatusMissing In Action
Memorialized Courts of the Missing
Court A
Honolulu Memorial
Honolulu, United States
Notes

Major Alfred was a member of the 480th Tactical Fighter Squadron. On December 11, 1966, he was the radar intercept officer of a McDonnell Douglas Phantom II Fighter (F-4C) on an armed reconnaissance near the Demilitarized Zone when his aircraft was hit by hostile fire and crashed into the sea. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.