Michael Francis O'Connor
Born: June 9, 1947 in Warren, Michigan
Married: Dawn Marie (in 1982)
Children: Chris and Andy
Military Service: ARMY (Vietnam)
- During his service in Vietnam, O'Connor was an Army helicopter pilot. His helicopter was shot down on February 4, 1968 and he was held as a Prisoner of War for over five years (until March 5, 1973).
Source: "Open Assembly seat draws crowd" by Torey Van Oot, Sacramento Bee (2/26/2011)
Source: "Hall of Valor: Michael Francis O'Connor" at militarytimes.com (accessed 2/26/2011)