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The VHPA Aviator (Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assocication (VHPA))

Item Number: 999Newsletter610604
 Newsletter
Language
English
Number of Pages
48
Digital Object Type
Newsletter
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Copyright Statement
©Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association. All rights reserved.
Volume
36
Issue
02

The VHPA Aviator (Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assocication (VHPA)) - Newsletter

Publication
The VHPA Aviator
Publisher/Org.
Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assocication (VHPA)
City
Citrus Heights, California
Country
United States
Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Language
English
Type
Newsletter
General Note
2005- / Earlier Title: The VHPA Newsletter

Dates

  • Publication: March/April 2017

Table of Contents

FROM THE PRESIDENT BY John Shaffer

FROM THE VHPA STAFF AT HQ BY Sherry Rodgers

LETTERS: The dog that flew with silver spurs BY William "Bill" McCalister Hi son, your mom and I are in Saigon. How do we get to Dong Ba Thin BY Lee Chambers Dear editor BY Leslie Hines Looking for a photo BY Gary Redden Searching for my birth father... maybe you can help! BY Darrin Harrison

FEATURES: Dawdling dromedary BY Tom Phillips The final mission BY Darryl James 2017: The year to complete the Vietnam Helicopter Pilot and Crewmember Monument BY Bob Hesselbein VC soldier does as he was trained BY Thomas G. Eastman

REUNION: An update on the 34th reunion of the VHPA BY Mike Law 2017 Inauguration Parade NCVHPA wives' edition BY Barbie Armstrong NCVHPA at the Inauguration Parade BY Larry Pigg

VHPA CHAPTER ACTIVITIES: Alamo Chapter BY Chuck Oualline California Chapter North BY Dave Anderson Georgia Chapter BY Bob Lanzotti Michigan Chapter BY Rich Deer North Alabama Chapter Ohio River LZ Chapter BY Robert Blair Old Dominion Chapter The Rocky Mountain Chapter and the Helicopter War Museum (HWM) BY Dale House Southern California Chapter BY Sven Akesson South Missouri Chapter BY John Wilkinson

TAPS: Gilbert Acheson - Harvey Blanchard - Larr M Clark Sr. - Ted A. Crozier - Gilbert W. Daniels - John K. Davis - Albert Fragola - Paul L. Grubbs - Frederick W. Harris - David L. Hendrex - John Jewell - David R. Mcpherson - Roger L. Oppedahl - William M. Owings - Bernard A. Parr - Dennis L. Pullen - James A. Small - James C. Smith - Harry C. Stoddard - Harold J. Tanner - Grover C. West - Clarence D. Wils

BOOK REVIEWS: Forgotten BY John Penny Full Circle BY John Penny Hornet 33: Memoir of a Combat Helicopter Pilot in Vietnam BY John Penny

Front Cover: James Dyer, Richard Edelman, Dave Samualson, Jerry Seago, Larry Pigg, Phil Keith, Terry Lainer, Dug Mulman, Ed Hughesm Jesse Dize, Tom Braaten, Sid Chambers, Jim Breznay, George Chapman, James Baker, Robert Purdue, Mik Mikulan, Joe Armstrong, John Leandro, Brock Nicholson, Dave Beishline, Ben Gay, Lynn Sephens, Andrew Chambers, Walt Emory, Ray Ivey, Bob Inglis, Nichols, and Jerry Seago

Pub Credit Line
999Newsletter610604, Vietnam Center Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 20 Mar 2017 [Updated: 04 Apr 2017]