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

Item Number: 2841Newsletter611037
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The VHPA Aviator (Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assocication (VHPA)) - Newsletter

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


  • Publication: July/August 2012

General Note / OCR


FEATURES: Focus, A Reminder, And An Apology BY Bob Hesselbein The Association Continues to seek the return... BY Bob Hesselbein Vietnam War's Missing In Action BY Ron Miller Vietnam Veteran Helps Transport a Fallen Afghanistan Trooper BY Bill Jeczalik Vietnam Reflection - Through Their Eyes BY Ned Crimmin The Reunion BY Richard Dipboye Welcome to the VHPA! I'm a VHPA Kid! Spur 338 Is Back in the Saddle BY Mike Billow The Question of whether Mother Goose was a B or a C model continues... BY Ed McKee The Jesus Nut BY Robert L. (Bob) Graham From the Editor of the VHPA Aviator BY David Adams Lee Greenwood sings for a special Vietnam Vet at his Unit's Reunion BY Chris Cannon MIA-POW event in Maine BY Russ Warriner Vietnam Helicopter Pilot and his Chopper Reunite BY Thomas A. Bricker Time spent in the Military BY Stu McIntosh Former Huey from B Co, 158th AVN, 101st Airborne (the Lancers) Recieves Place of Honor in Boeing Field Museum BY John Penny, Doug Decker

REUNION: New Orleans is Back From Katrina better than ever! Inside the Hotel Events BY Gary Roush The Big Easy Insider BY Vic Lent Official Schedule of Events - The 29th Annual Reunion of the VHPA

LETTERS: To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Greg Ross To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Peter Rzeminski To the Members of the VHPA FROM John Conway An open letter to Howard Horton, author of last issue's story about his flight class's "Critter" FROM F.C. Goode To the Editor of the VHPA FROM Carl L. Hess To the Members of the VHPA FROM Norman L. Goodin Looking For info on Arthur John (Jack) Ilm Jr. FROM David Ulm Looking for men with knowledge of service dogs in Vietnam FROM Maurice Martin Looking For information on Lester Haverfield FROM Stacy Haverfield Looking For information about SP4 Robert Thomas Callan FROM Peter W. Barber Looking For the pilot of a Huey that crashed during the battle for Hill 875 in November of 1967 FROM Norm Goodin Looking For Richard L. Allaire and Johnny E. Hayes Looking For Cpt. James Cooper Wright FROM Robert (Bob) Lyle To the Members of the VHPA - Bill Janes here, Webmaster for the 191st AHC FROM Bill

CHAPTER ACTIVITIES: Arizona chapter BY Bill Sorenson South Missouri chapter BY Russ Emory The Alamo chapter BY Bob Dillon Fort Wolters chapter BY Mike Sheuerman Washington State chapter BY Mark Hansen Southern California chapter BY Sven Akesson South Carolina (Celebrate Freedom) chapter BY Larry Russell North Alabama chapter BY Jim White North Carolina chapter BY Samuel B. McLamb Jr. Minnesota chapter BY Ray Wilson Michigan chapter BY Charlie Martin

TAPS: Benjamin Jess "Buddy" Epps Jr. - Charles Andrew Weseman - 'Charles' Ray Dunn - Dalton G. "Chopper" Willis - Dana Ed Keeney - Daniel D. Nichols - Edward (Edman) Monhollen - Eugene L. Osmondson - George H. (Hank) Echols III - George Linden "Tommy" Allen - Gordon Spencer Hall - Herbert T. Kerr - Howard E. Kessinger Jr. - James Michael Basta - Joseph William Cody - Larrie Phillip Goldsmith - Nathan J. "Jack" Lewis Jr. - Norman David Carter - Noel M. Harvey - Richard (Rick) Frederick Sendelbach Jr. - Richard Kenneth Macauley - Robert G. Shain - Robert Patrick Jr. - Thomas C. Blecha - William Edgar Ogle - Archie R. Taylor

BOOK REVIEWS: A Different Light BY John Penny Fifty Years of Flying BY John Penny U7Forks: The Life of One Marine BY John Penny Leave No Man Behind BY John Penny The Trials of the Initiate BY John Penny

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2841Newsletter611037, John Shafer Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 07 Nov 2017 [Updated: 15 Nov 2017]