404th Radio Research Detachment (Airborne)

173d Airborne Brigade (Separate)



404th Alumni

Corrections and Additions are very much appreciated.
All info will help fill this out. Name, Rank, Home Town, MOS.
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•  Ken ? Anderson - Sp4 - Alabama
•  Nunley Ant - E5
•  James L Appleton - 05H20 - South Carolina
•  Mike Atwell -
•  Dennis Bailey - Lancaster, California - 1967-1968
•  Garry J Baker - 05H20 - Lincoln, Illinois - 1970
•  Joe Baker - 1970-1971
•  John (Jon?) Baker - South Carolina
•  Baldwin - Colorado - 05H2P - 1966-1967
•  James Barrett - South Carolina - 1968-1969
•  Bateman -
•  Ken Bayshore - 05H2P - 1966-1967
•  Lenny Beastrom -
•  Raymond Michael Blais - Claremont, New Hampshire - 31E - 1968-1969
•  Harry Elton Blenden - Sp4 - Lubbock, Texas - 1968-1969
•  Kenneth Blenden - Sp4 - Lubbock, Texas - 1968-1969 (Dec'd per brother - Oct 1983)
•  Steve Borden -
•  Bill Boris - 1966-1967 - Pennsylvania (maybe CO and WA now)
•  Joe Bowyer - Sp5 - Battleground, Indiana - 31E Radio Repair - 1967-1968
•  Gary Brass -
•  Greg Broadhurst - 05H20 - Athens, Ohio - 1967
•  Frank Brubaker - 05H20 - Ft Wayne, Indiana - 1968-1969
•  Brumley - Mechanic
•  Burk - 1966-1967
•  Bill Buskirk -
•  Tom Burkig - 98C20 - Los Angeles, California - 1968-1969
•  Ron Burr - 05H20 - Phoenix, Arizona - 1968-1969
•  Lenny Bystrom -
•  Jon P (Pat) Cathers - 05H20 - Chester, Virginia - 1971
•  James D Cochran - 05C20 - Alburquerque, New Mexico - 1966
•  Don Collins - 33B20 - Flower Mound, Texas - 1966
•  Tim Davis - 05H
•  Bert (Robert) M. 'Mac' Diamondstein - 05H20 - El Paso, Texas - 1967-1968
•  Jim Dickens - 98C - July 1967- July 1968 -
•  Tom Diehl - O5H20 - Honolulu, Hawaii - 1968
•  DeWece - Maint (radio equip)
•  Domenic - 1966-1967
•  Dunn - 1970/71?
•  Durham - Maint (Mechanic)
•  Michael J Elmore - 31U40 - Brandywine, Maryland - 1964 (w first group in?)
•  Evens - E4
•  Falls - Maint (radio equip)
•  Michael Fowler - Sp4 - Tennessee? - 1968-1969
•  Tom Francis -
•  Garcia (?) - 05H
•  Gillette - Sp5 - Wyoming - 31E Radio Repair? - 1968
•  Ervin Golden -
•  Edward J Gore - 05G20 - Asheville, North Carolina - 1967
•  Grucesco - E5
•  Ned Guthrie -
•  Doug Hahn - Indiana - Generator Repair - 1968
•  Douglas Hamilton - 31E? - Minnesota - 1969-1970
•  James or Jim (?) Harper - Louisville, Kentucky - 1967-1968
•  Robert 'Bobby' E Hanson (BabySan) - 05C20 - Smyrna, Georgia
•  Warwick J Hays -
•  Sam Hill - Sp6 (Linguist)
•  Dennis Hudson - 98G4LB - Lansing, Michigan - 1966
•  William D Hudson - 1967
•  Vernon Hull - 05H20 - Phoenix, Arizona - 1967-1970
•  Richard Hurlburt - O5H20 - Yuma, Arizona - 1965
•  Dennis Hustead -
•  Gary Johnson -
•  Howard Dennis Johnson - Oklahoma - 72B30 Crypto Sec Spec & Mail Clerk 3/68-2/69
•  Jones - 05H
•  Robert Kalifatrick - 04B - Green Bay, Wisconsin - 66
•  Ray Karnie -
•  Kidd - 1968-1969
•  Barry A Kintner - 05H20 - Phoenix, Arizona - 1967-1970
•  Robert Kleer - NYC, Brooklyn? - Crypto Repair? - 1968-1969
•  Curtis Kline - Oregon - 1968-1969
•  John Klusman - Chicago
•  Russell Koeppen - Murray, Kentucky
•  Kosick - Sp6 (Linguist)
•  John B Kulp - Original fm Ft Campbell - 1965-66 - Michigan
•  Bobby G Lanier - 1968-1969
•  Harvey (now Kekapa) Lee - Sp5 - Hawaii - 31E20 - 1968-1969
•  Jerry Lefson - Truck Mechanic - New York
•  Jeffrey Lincoln - Sp4 - San Francisco - Acting Supply Sgt - 1968-1969
•  Donald Lindke - Sp5 - 98C20 - New Cumberland, Pennsylvania - 1971
•  Robert Linkletter - Sgt - 05C - Petoskey, Michigan
•  Raymond Littlejohn - Sgt - Winston-Salem, NC - 1966-1967
•  Lyle
•  Robert Lynch - 72B40 - Union City, Ohio - 1968
•  Lynn (first or last ?)
•  Tom McCain - Knoxville, TN ? - 1970-1971
•  Steve McCartney -
•  William "Bill" E McDaniel - 98C20 - Pagosa Springs, Colorado - 1969
•  Allen Miller? -
•  Alvin Miller - 05C20 - Tuscaloosa, Alabama - 1969
•  Jim Miller - 98C - La Plata, Maryland? - 1970
•  Ed Minnock - 98C20 - Massachusetts - 1967-1969 (Dec'd 02 Aug 2011)
•  Brian Miyaki - Sp4 - Pearl City, Hawaii - 31E? 1969-1970
•  Len Modlinski - 05G - Wilmington, Illinois
•  Carroll J Montgomery - 98Z50 - Fort Pierce, Florida - 1968
•  Jim Moore - 52B20 - Maint (Generator) - 1965-1966 - Dryden, Virginia
•  Dan Morelli - 05H20 - Greensburg, Pennsylvania - 1968-1969
•  Sam Morrow - 05C4P - Greenville, South Carolina - 1967
•  Buster R. Moto - Sgt E-5 - Maui, Hawaii - 31E? - 1969-1970 (Dec'd per brother - Dec 2000)
•  Nick Nieto - 1966-1967
•  Timothy T Olsen - 05C4P - St Charles, Illinois - 1970
•  Robert Orr - Nebraska - Mechanic - 1968
•  Rich Orsino - 05H20 - Greensburg, Pennsylvania - 1968-1969
•  Robert G Owens -
•  Palmer - 05H20
•  'Ski' Paradowski - Sp5 - 31E?
•  Derward C Parker - 982A - Wilson, North Carolina - 1968
•  Tom Paschel - 1970-1971
•  William T Paschel - 31J20 - Parrish, Alabama - 1970
•  Tom A Peters - 05C - Cheyenne, Wyoming - 1970
•  Peyton/Payton - Sp4 - Chicago - 31E? - 1968
•  George Picard - 05H20 - Pelham, New Hampshire - 1968-1969
•  Putzi - Wisconsin (Fon du Lac?) - 31E - 1969-1970
•  Rahn - California - 1968
•  Jack Ranger -
•  Richerd - Sp6 (Linguist)
•  Robert Risher - 98C20 - Shippenville, Pennsylvania - 1970
•  Steve Rossi/Rossie? -
•  James Sexton - 05C20 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - 1966-1967
•  Slominski
•  Gary Snodgrass - 05H20 - Panama City, Florida - 1968-1969
•  Spradley - 055 (Sp4)
•  Springstein -
•  Ervin Stallings - 72B2P - Oakland Park, Florida - 1967
•  Starrine - O5H20 - 1968
•  Ishmel Earl Taylor Jr - 05C4P - Baxter, Tennesee - 1966-1968 (Decd 11 Oct 2009)
•  Daniel T Thomsen - 05G20 - Stillwater, Minnesota - 1968-1969
•  Frank Thompson - 05C40 - ??
•  Dennis K Uyeda - 05H - Mililani, Hawaii - 1967
•  Van Alyne - 05H
•  Ronald L VanGorder - 98G2LV - McLean, Virginia - 1971
•  Bob Waggoner -
•  Van W Walter - 31K20 - Eagle, Wisconsin - 1966
•  Jim West - Madison, Wisconsin - 1968-1969
•  Wilson - Motor Maint - Colorado - 1967-1968
•  Jack D Wyatt -
•  Gary Yandle - 31J - Henryetta, Oklahoma - 1967
•  William G York - 05H20 - Plymouth, New Hampshire - 1967
•  Zelazny/Zalazny - California? - Co Clerk? - 1967-1968



Senior NCO's

•  SSG Auvil -
•  SFC CL Doughty - 1st Sergeant - 1968-1969, 1970-1971?
•  SSG Gradich - Greensburg, Pennsylvania - (Passed 04 June 2012)
•  SSG R W Hurlbut - 058 -
•  SSG Jackson - 058
•  SFC Montgomery - 1st Sgt after SFC Doughty -
•  SSG Murdock - Phu Hiep - 1968
•  SFC Stokes - 1st Sergeant - LZ English late 1969



Officers

•  Capt Robert F Betts -
•  Capt Donald Cairns - Jefferson, New Hampshire - CO - 1969-1970
•  Capt Larry Brown -
•  Capt Don E Gordon - State College, Pennsylvania - CO - 1966-1967
•  Capt Halker
•  Capt Frank M Harris, Jr (Signal Corps) - 1971
•  Capt Johnson - Johnstown, Pennsylvania
•  Capt Stapley (poss Staley ?)
•  Capt Weber
•  Capt Woods

•  2LT Coffey - 1968
•  2LT Colson -
•  1LT Charles P Corsello - New York
•  1LT Delhanic
•  2LT Michael Kobayashi? - California? - at Phu Hiep 1968
•  1LT Moore
•  2LT Oxley
•  2LT vanValkenberg
•  2LT Jack Wyatt - 1970-1971

•  LTC (?) James F Morris - Annadale, Virginia



Killed in Action · 21 Feb 1971
•  Sp/5 Carl Henry Caccia - 76Y40 - Detroit, Michigan   (On the Wall - Panel 05W Line 127  #54372)
•  Sgt Robert James Potts - 72B40 - Baltimore, Maryland   (On the Wall - Panel 05W - Row 129  #54382)
•  Sp/5 Mitchell Bruce Smith - 05H20 - Tacoma, Washington   (On the Wall - Panel 05W - Row 130  #54384)
•  Sp/5 Robert Joseph Thelen - 57L2P/71L2P - Fowler, Michigan   (On the Wall - Panel 05W - Row 130  #54385)


If you know of other names, and where they are - please let me know.
Please, send in corrections if you have any.

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