Rattler/Firebird Association

Stephen Lee Martino

Name Stephen Lee Martino
Rank/Grade CPL - E4 - Army - Selective Service
Age 19
Marital Status Single
Race Caucasian
Gender Male
Date of Birth Dec 23, 1949
From Jay, Oklahoma
Length of Service 1 year
Tour Began Dec 12, 1968
Casualty Date Aug 19, 1969
Hostile/Non-Hostile   HOSTILE
Body Recovered Yes
Religion Baptist

Vietnam Memorial


Panel 19W - - Line 70
Stephen Lee Martino

Visitor Comments

Posted by:Eric Kilmer
Date:Monday, December 9, 2002 10:17 AM UTC
Relationship:Saw his last moments
From:Marlette, MI
Comments:I was the co-pilot in the high ship and witnessed the crash and the moments leading up to it. Such memories can be very hard on family and friends. if you do wish to know what i did see, I would be honored to tell you what I know. Please feel free to contact me anytime. Office phone 989-635-7994,

snailmail@Our Savior Lutheran Church 6770 Marlette St., Marlette MI 48453, or email me. May the peace of the Lord be with you always. Love in Christ, Eric

Posted by:William G. Mancil
Date:Saturday, March 18, 2006 2:32 PM UTC
Relationship:very close friend in 2nd platoon F-Troop
Comments:Stephen was a unique person.He and I became the best of friends.We spent a lot of time together when we were not flying.It took a lot out of me when he passed.I will always remember him and will always have him in my heart.He served our country well.He gave all.Thanks Brother.

Posted by:William G. Mancil
Date:Sunday, November 14, 2010 4:59 AM UTC
Relationship:Close friend
From:Pearson, Ga.
Comments:Steve died on AC#66-16303


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