29 November 1970 – It was a very bad day. For the 3rd time in two days, there was an accident with a U.S. Air Force Fairchild C-123K Provider transport. On November 29th, 3 F-100 pilotS: 1Lt Elmon C. “Mike” Caudill (615TFS), 1Lt Charles Louis Kollenberg (352TFS), and 1Lt Jon Marc King (615TFS) along with
Deward Kendall Hopkins
Preferred Name: Kendall
Nickname/Call Sign: Hoppy
Date of Birth: August 11, 1932
Highest Military Grade: 0-4 – Major
Hometown: Salina, UT
Kendall Hopkins flew the F-100 C & F model from 8/1961-8/1962 with the 121st Tactical Fighter Squadron out of Andrews AFB in DC. Hopkins was also a pilot for Delta Airlines.