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

Item Number: 2841Newsletter611028
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The VHPA Aviator
Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assocication (VHPA)
Citrus Heights, California
United States
General Note
2005- / Earlier Title: The VHPA Newsletter


  • Publication: May/June 2011

General Note / OCR


FEATURES: News From the VHPA Headquarters UH-1H Flyaway Ceremony at Yakima Training Center BY John Penny Preserving our History BY Gary Roush 560 Flies Again BY John Mateyko Lets Smoke on this... "Imposters" BY Charlie Gossett A Vietnam War Veteran in Prescott will get a slew of military medals this week, about four decades later than he should have..... BY The Associated Press Hard Day at Hard Times BY Joseph Hardy Permant Order 089-10 BY Peter Velesky A Celebrity Takes a Ride in a Gunship BY Robert (Bo) Atkinson VHPA'ers in the News BY George Jared Ft Wolters Main Gate Restored BY Mike Sheuerman Ed Lee Chevrolet, Ridgemar Sqaure "Behind the Wall", The Old 300th and Other Memories... BY Mike Sheuerman The Legacy Lives On... BY Mike Law

REUNION: After Action Report - VHPA Booth at Hai - Orlando BY Mike Sheuerman Summery of both Registration Details and Events for this year's VHPA Reunion BY Mike Law Schedule of Events: VHPA 28th Annual Reunion in Orlando, Florida Change One! Orlando Reunion Concerts BY Mike Law 92nd Assault Helicopter Company Yahoo Group Site BY Bill Robie

LETTERS: To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Andrew "Andy" Egan To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Curtis D. Hatley To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Thom Cerny Looking For information about PFC Norman Dale Adkins FROM Thomas P. Cerny To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Cameron Hendrickson On March 28th 2011, the following comment was posted to our Web Site... FROM Bill Staffod Looking For Class Photo of Flight B4 (5th WOC Company) from the WOC Class 67-23 FROM George Francisco Looking For information about Brian Rowland FROM Kelly Bowerman Looking For COntact Information for two Chinook Pilots FROM Dennis Furnas Reunion Announcement - 165th Transportation Company (ADS) FROM Pat Collins Looking For Members who might have known CW2 Harry Bruce Appleby FROM Paul Appleby Looking For Guest Writers FROM Lee McCaslin Looking For Information on B Troop, 7/17th Cav in Vietnam FROM Mike Hodges Looking For Any Chopper Pilots lead into a LZ by a USAF O-2 FAC FROM George "Machine" Schaefer Looking for Army Pilot on a "pick-up" Medivac Mission near the DMZ on 25 April 1967 FROM Seppo I. Hurme

TAPS: Anan Vere McCulloch - August M. Cianciolo - Carlton Leroy Williams - Charles B. Johnson Pickett - Freddie H. Robbins - Gary Richard Weiland Sr. - Gene Clarkson Russell - Glenwood N. "Mickey" Parrish - Jack V. Macmull - James W. Taylor - Jimmy Dale Bright - John Raymond Leskovec - Joseph Wayne Milles - Paul Owwen Bailey - Richard Roth - Stephen A Mazur - Theodor (Ted) Mueller - Thomas A. Fitzgerald - Franklin Edward Pauli - Albert Michael Leahy

CHAPTER ACTIVITIES: Alamo chapter BY Bob Dillon North Alabama chapter BY Jim White South Carolina chapter BY Larry Russell South Dakota chapter BY Harold Pardew Rocky Mountain chapter BY Walt Wise Hawaii chapter BY Don Harlor Fort Rucker chapter BY Roscoe Souders Georgia chapter BY Skip Bell Southern California chapter BY Carl Cortez Louisiana Gulf Coast chapter BY Phil Nuss Montana chapter BY Todd Brandoff Alaska chapter BY Vicotr Micol Central New York chapter BY J.T. Severin South Missouri chapter BY John Sorensen Fort Wolters chapter BY Lee Westbrook North Carolina chapter BY J.D. Lawson Washington chapter BY Mark Hansen VHPA of Florida chapter BY Gary Harrell Virginia chapter BY Ben Gay

BOOK REVIEWS: Vietnam Special Flight, Inc. BY John Penny Tiger Lead, Your Flight is Up BY John Penny Skycrane: Igor Sikorsky's Last Vision BY John Penny

Pub Credit Line
2841Newsletter611028, John Shafer Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 01 Nov 2017 [Updated: 06 Nov 2017]