CMSgt. Robert Bien was a loadmaster on C-130 and C-123 aircraft at Phan Rang AB, South Vietnam, from 1969-1970. He was also stationed at Dover AFB, Delaware, and worked as a C-5 loadmaster.
Chief Bien’s South Vietnamese loadmaster aviation badge was awarded to him for training the first South Vietnamese C-123K loadmasters.
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