TITLE

la Drang Chopper Pilot Receives Medal of Honor for Heroic Rescue

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Military History;May2007, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Bruce Crandall, a U.S. major and commander of an assault helicopter battalion in Vietnam, was awarded the 246th Medal of Honor.
ACCESSION #
27987305

 

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