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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: July/August 2010

General Note / OCR


FEATURES: Old Vietnam Aviators Reunite in Iraq Freedom Bird BY Lawrence E. Pence Let's call this "the Tales of Hookers and Lookers" BY Tom Murphy There wasn't a billboard that said "Welcome to Laos" BY Phil Marshall Buying on Ebay.... BY Judge Lyons 27 May 1967 - A Day in the Life of a "Blue" from B Troop, 1st/9th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division BY Barry McAlpine Ceremony Commemorates the Life of CMH awardee Jon Swanson BY Jack Shields The Passing of a Torch BY Tom Davis Useful Internet Links for All Veterans BY David Adams 2010 VHPA Member Directory Information Deadline and Ordering Update BY Gary Roush The Improvised Secret Weapon BY Stephen Cover

REUNION: Vietnam Heroes Welcomed Back to Fort Rucker History of 2010 Reunion Logo Poster BY Mike Sloniker

TAPS: Albert Neil Allen - Burtis G. Parcels - Carlos E. Quintero - Edwin Lamar Richter Sr. - George R. Miller - Hal Larry Scott - Jack Roger Audiss - James M. Leslie - Jesse Franklin "Frank" Archer Jr. - John R. Morton - Louis James Rochat III - Michael J. Wheeler - Michael Todd Koone - Richard Morgan Musick - Robert Ramsey Vickrey - Ronald W. Williams - William E. (Bill) Austin - William A. Pruzan - Patrick "Pat" John O'Grady

LETTERS: VHPA AVIATOR , Issue 28-01 (Jan/Feb 2010), story entitled: "We Return to the Battle of An Loc" FROM Steve L. Yuhas To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Dave Gray To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Phil Marshall To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Douglas Nelms Looking For - two of your finest WO's who saved my butt on 11 February 1971 FROM Jim Young To the members of the VHPA FROM Jaymi Freeman Members of VHPA FROM Tom Morrissey Searching For James Ross Bandy WO1 FROM Joe Sepesy Looking For "Medivac Pilots That Saved My Life" FROM Brian Anderson Looking for an old friend FROM Greg Smith Looking for a Vietnam helicopter Pilot with Canadian Citizenship FROM Karan Looking For Bootstrap Student at University of Omaha in 1965 or 1966 FROM Greg Smith Looking For information on Huey Tail Number 64-13603 FROM Dale Jacobe

CHAPTER ACTIVITIES: California chapter north BY Ken Fritz Fort Wolters chapter BY Pat Richardson Georgia chapter BY Skip Bell Louisiana Gulf Coast chapter BY Andrew Hover Montana chapter BY Todd Brandoff New England chapter BY Bill Williams North Carolina chapter BY J.D. Lawson Rocky Mountain chapter BY Gary Hurelle Southern California chapter BY Tom Crosby South Missouri chapter BY John Sorensen South Carolina chapter BY Larry Russell VHPA of Florida chapter BY Gary Harrell Washington State chapter BY Bob Brown

BOOK REVIEWS: Dustoff: No Compromise, No Rationalization, No Hesitation, Fly the Mission! BY John Penny Fragments From Vietnam BY John Penny Empty Tubes and Back Seat Memories BY John Penny

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293Newsletter611106, Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association (VHPA) Collection: General Files, The Vietnam Center and Sam Johnson Vietnam Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 22 Jan 2018 [Updated: 29 Jan 2018]