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Interview with Jim Roper

Item Number: OH0647
 Oral History
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Language
English
Number of Pages
165
Digital Object Type
Oral History
Author(s)
Kelly Crager
Format
MP3
Time - Hr:Min:Sec
09:25:34

Dates

  • Existence: 30 October 2008

General Note / OCR

Col. Jim Roper (USAF, retired) discusses his experiences as a Forward Air Controller in Southeast Asia. Roper served with the Covey FACs in Pleiku, as well as with the Raven FACs in Laos. He returned to Southeast Asia as part of Operation Flycatcher, an effort to train Cambodian FACs prior to the fall of the Cambodian government. Roper served four tours in Southeast Asia.

Pub Credit Line
OH0647, Jim Roper Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 09 Dec 2008 [Updated: 15 Apr 2015]