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

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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 (1984-2004)


  • Publication: January/February 2010

General Note / OCR


REUNION: VHPA 27th Annual Reunion San Diego Veteran's Day, 2009 BY Gary Roush Remarks at the Ronald Reaggan Presidential Library BY Gary Roush

LETTERS: Neither Rain ~ nor Snow ~ nor Bullets FROM Thomas H. Nadeau To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Paul Hart Clarification FROM Tom Payne To the members of the VHPA FROM Chuck Carlock Hello David FROM Leo (Doc) Flory I think I can add a small postscript FROM Lionel Shrago Seeking the owner of a lost Class Ring FROM Linda Tuck Dear Editor FROM Ron Garrison ATTENTION: Pilots who flew the Central Highlands FROM John Everhart We learn more about last issue's Found On Post Huey FROM John M. Harris General Brady Needs Help FROM General Brady More on the Unidentified Cav Guidon at Fort Irwin FROM William T. (Tom) Clary Mr. Roush FROM Jack Stamps Dear Sirs FROM Doug Robinett Dear Sirs FROM Charles Johnson Dear Members of the VHPA FROM Joe Parnar To the Members of the VHPA FROM Joe Parmer Dear members of the VHPA FROM Bill Parrish Dear Sir FROM Stan Allen Old Warrior, Hu1-D 64-13736 Seeks Crew Members FROM Bill Spies Dear Sirs FROM Jack Morrison Dear Sirs FROM Rod Henson Webmaster FROM Chris Kohl VHPA Members

FEATURES: Story of a Warrior BY Tara Dixon Engel Doing the right thing pays your Heart Dividends! BY Paul Bartlett Liz's Story... BY Liz Rick The VHPA Needs a Few Good Men... BY Moon Mullins Head Up Members BY Jim Fulbrook UH-1 Retirement Ceremony at Ft. Myers BY Jim FUlbrook Army Aviation Association of America Hosts Ceremony BY Michael J. Wheeler Downed Pilots Endure 30 Minutes of Intensity Before Rescue BY Sgt. 1st Class Thomas Mills Dinner at the Cattleman's BY Howard D. Horton I Should Have Never Let Dusty Go On That Crappy Little Mission by Himself BY David Adams Chief WOPA BY Dan Grigsby Where Eagles Dared: Focke and Flettner's WWII German Helicopters BY Ken McElroy We Return to the Battle of An Loc... BY R.D. Toms Jr. Scholarship Awarded Attention VHPA Members ~ Now is the Time! BY Mike Sheuerman

CHAPTER ACTIVITIES: Fort Wolters chapter BY Pat Richardson VHPA of Florida chapter BY Jim Basta Rocky Mountain chapter BY Gary Hurelle Southern California chapter BY Tom Crosby North Carolina chapter BY J.D. Lawson South Missouri chapter BY John Sorensen Georgia chapter BY "Skip" Bell Montana chapter BY Todd Brandoff San Antonio chapter BY Jon Osborn Washington State chapter BY Frank Jones

TAPS: Alfredo Coy - Billy J. Slusher - Bryson Ernest Penny - David (Dusty) Rhodes - Gary Eugene Pidock - George Wilson Derrick - Howard M. Moore - James H. Brahney - James Howard (Lucky) Edwards - John Hodnett - Larry Carmichael - Lee Kohl - Lloyd Dennis Lessor - Michael A. Martin - Michael Wayne Haley - Orville Elmer Bilhofner - Ray L. Chase - Vincent Joseph LeDuc - Willard M. "Will" Bennett Jr. - William "Bill" Robert Menucci - William Harold "Bill" Miller - William Gregg Stegemann - Michael J. Novosel Jr. - Dennis R. Freeman - Richard Eugene Warren

BOOK REVIEWS: Distant War BY John Penny Centaurs in Vietnam BY John Penny

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293Newsletter611103, Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association (VHPA) Collection: General Files, The Vietnam Center and Sam Johnson Vietnam Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 22 Jan 2018 [Updated: 22 Feb 2018]