Vietnam Ace - Chuck DeBellevue

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Captain Chuck DeBellevue

Weapons Systems Officer (WSO)

555 TFS

Udorn -  RTAFB  Thailand



USAF Photo:  U.S. Air Force Ace Capt. DeBellevue poses on a ladder beside his F-4D aircraft.

 

Captain Debellevue was the first Nav-Ace in the Air Force.  The pilots he flew with on his Mig-Kill missions are listed on the left of the table.  

After he returned to the states he went to pilot training.  Colonel DeBellevue retired from the Air Force after a very interesting and challenging career.

 

Pilot

Date Unit Aircraft Aircraft

Shot Down

Weapon Used

Ritchie, Steve

10 May 72 555 TFS F-4D MIG - 21 AIM-7

Ritchie, Steve

08 Jul 72 555 TFS F-4E MIG - 21 AIM-7

Ritchie, Steve

08 Jul 72 555 TFS F-4E MIG - 21 AIM-7

Ritchie, Steve

28 Aug 72 555 TFS F-4D MIG - 21 AIM-7

Madden, John

09 Sep 72 555 TFS F-4D MIG - 19 AIM-9

Madden, John

09 Sep 72 555 TFS F-4D MIG - 19 AIM-9


 



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