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Kenneth was killed when the [http://www.ussinchon.com/img/Wessel.jpg UH-1 Huey helicopter he was piloting] crashed off the coast of Virginia Beach. Three others escaped. He was serving as the aircraft handling officer aboard USS Inchon (LPH 12) at the time of the crash.
 
Kenneth was killed when the [http://www.ussinchon.com/img/Wessel.jpg UH-1 Huey helicopter he was piloting] crashed off the coast of Virginia Beach. Three others escaped. He was serving as the aircraft handling officer aboard USS Inchon (LPH 12) at the time of the crash.
  
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Kenneth Wessel '72

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: September 29, 1981

Age: 31

Lucky Bag

From the 1972 Lucky Bag:


Loss

LCDR Kenneth Wessel; Aircraft Handling Officer, USS Inchon (LPH 12)

Kenneth was killed when the UH-1 Huey helicopter he was piloting crashed off the coast of Virginia Beach. Three others escaped. He was serving as the aircraft handling officer aboard USS Inchon (LPH 12) at the time of the crash.


Class of 1972

Kenneth is one of 13 members of the Class of 1972 on Virtual Memorial Hall.