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Lindstrom, Ronnie George
Unit:†† 25th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Ubon Airbase, Thailand
Date of Birth:††† 14JUN44
Home City of Record:†† Duluth, MN
Date of Loss:††† 02JAN70
Country of Loss:†† Laos
Loss Coordinates:†† 163400N† 1062700E (XD548329)
Status (in 1973) :† MIA
Other Personnel in Incident:
†††† John T. West (MIA)
Source of information:†† POW Network
††††††††††††††† Compiled by Homecoming II Project April 1990 with the assistance of one or more of the following:† US Government agency sources, correspondence with POW/MIA families, published sources, interviews.
Capt. John T. West and 1Lt. Ronnie G. Lindstrom were co-pilots of an F4D Phantom which departed as second aircraft in a flight of two from Ubon AB on 02JAN70 on an operational mission over Laos.
As the Aircraft were near the Sepone River in Savannakhet Province, about 10 miles from the border of South Viet Nam, West and Lindstromís aircraft was seen to crash.† The flight leader saw the aircraft descend and saw the wreckage on the ground, but observed no parachutes.† No emergency radio beeper signals were heard to indicate that West and Lindstrom safely ejected from the aircraft.You can find RONNIE GEORGE LINDSTROM honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Panel 15W, Row 119.