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David Leverett Leet

Graduating Class of 1970
Served in The Vietnam War
Attached photograph of Captain Leet

David Leverett Leet

Marine Corps
1st Marine Aircraft Wing
III Marine Amphibious Force
Marine Aircraft Group 15


Kenosha, WI

Date of Birth

Location of Death

North Vietnam

Date of Death

Location of Burial

Courts of the Missing, Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, HI

More About Captain Leet

On the morning of April 13, 1972, an EA-6A (#156979) from Marine Photographic Squadron One (VMCJ-1), Marine Aircraft Group (MAG) 15, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing (MAW), disappeared while on a night mission over the Gulf of Tonkin near the coast of North Vietnam for causes unknown. An extensive search and rescue effort was conducted but no trace of the aircraft or its two crew members, Captain David L. Leet and First Lieutenant John M. Christensen, could be found.