General Note / OCR
(USA) Antoine E. Roy, originally from Gardner, Massachusetts served in the U.S. Army from 1966 until 1969 and served three tours in Vietnam between 1967 and 1969. Andy first went to Vietnam in April 1967 as a member of C Company, 4th Battalion, 503rd Parachute Infantry, 173rd Airborne Brigade. In June 1968, he joined C Co. in the 227th Assault Helicopter Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division and served as a helicopter door gunner. In his third tour, which began in January 1969, he served with D Co., 1st Battalion, 327th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne, Aircavalry Division. Andy participated in numerous campaigns at Dak To, Tuy Hoa, in the A Shau Valley, in the 1968 Tet Offensive, operations around the Laotian and Cambodian borders, and in SOG support in Laos before leaving Vietnam in July 1969. This interview is ongoing. Interview conducted by Richard B. Verrone, Ph.D.