Vietnam Ace - Steve Ritchie

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Captain Richard "Steve" Ritchie

Pilot

555 TFS

Udorn -  RTAFB  Thailand



USAF Photo:  U.S. Air Force Ace Capt. Steve Ritchie in his F-4 aircraft.

 

Captain Ritchie was the first Air Force Ace of the Vietnam War.  

 

Pilot's 

Weapons Systems Officer

Date Unit Aircraft Aircraft

Shot Down

Weapon Used

DeBellevue, Chuck

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

Pettit, Lawrence

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

DeBellevue, Chuck

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

DeBellevue, Chuck

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

DeBellevue, Chuck

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


 



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