An Airman's Story: Technical Sergeant Daniel Guillermo Perez

Technical Sergeant Daniel Guillermo Perez was born on June 26, 1940, in San Antonio, Texas.  

He enlisted in the US Marine Corps during the Vietnam War and would later re-enlist in the US Air Force Reserves, serving as a loadmaster in the 433rd Military Aircraft Wing.

Technical Sergeant Perez deployed to the Persian Gulf during Operation Desert Storm / Desert Shield and the Gulf War.  On August 29, 1990, while carrying medical supplies from Ramstein, Germany, his plane crashed.

Technical Sergeant Daniel Guillermo Perez rests at the Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.


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