After 45 years, Red Wing flier is coming home

  • Article by: MARK BRUNSWICK , Star Tribune
  • Updated: September 2, 2011 - 10:25 AM

Fighter pilot Thomas Reitmann died over Vietnam in 1965. His remains were identified this year.

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staredSep. 1, 11 7:55 PM

Was he flying out of The Royal Thai Air Force Base in Korat, Thailand? A high number of F 105's were based there and suffered many losses.

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ancyexSep. 1, 11 8:02 PM

My condolences to the family. Your son is now home.

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seabass77Sep. 1, 11 8:24 PM

My condolences. God bless you family.

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fursideSep. 1, 11 8:43 PM

My condolences to his family and friends. 46 years is a long time to suffer the loss and the doubt caused by war.

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one73rdherdSep. 1, 1110:15 PM

Appreciate your freedom. Thank God for the men and women in the military.

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JohnG1Sep. 1, 1110:19 PM

Capt. Reitmann, rest in peace. Welcome home, thank you for your service and sacrifice.

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Shotz90SSep. 2, 1110:44 AM

Welcome home Sir. To the family, I'm sorry you had to sacrifice so much.

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