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
Thomas G. Hopkins
Preferred Name: Tom
Date of Birth: September 23, 1931
Highest Military Grade: Select
Tom Hopkins flew the F-100D from 1956-1963 with the 36th Tactical Fighter Squadron/8th Tactical Fighter Wing, out of Itazuke AB, Japan.