The first USAF C-7 Caribou lost to enemy action was shot down by VC
ground fire while on a resupply flight. A single bullet severed a
fuel manifold causing the engines to stop through fuel starvation.
The pilot crash-landed the Caribou in a rice paddy near Binh Thuy
and all the crew escaped.
Capt Kenneth L Chrisman (survived)
|Shot Down in the Delta 1||Shot Down in the Delta 2|
|Shot Down in the Delta 3||Shot Down in the Delta 4|