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

Item Number: 293Newsletter611108
 Newsletter
Language
English
Number of Pages
36
Digital Object Type
Newsletter
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true
Physical Location
Stacks Newsletter Collection
Copyright Statement
This publication is copyrighted
Volume
29
Issue
1

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: January/February 2011

General Note / OCR

NEW YEAR'S GREETINGS FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE VHPA BY Woody McFarlin

FEATURES: Happy New Year from VHPA Headquaters BY Ray Casey Is it Your Time to Step Forward? What to Say to Martha Raye! BY Robert (Bo) Atkinson Welcome to the VHPA! You Can Leave The Military, But It Never Really Leaves You BY Ken Burger Please Gentlemen.... Embellishments must be allowed. Why should the facts mess up a good story? BY Howard Horton Three Missing IN Action SOG Soldiers Come Home Lest We Forget I Return to Vietnam...... BY Jim Robbins War Story, the First Flight of an Army Q-Model TOW Cobra BY Bob Taylor Save your photographic legacy now! The Courts Martial of CW2 Charles Gossett BY Charlie Gossett

REUNION: The 28th Annual VHPA Reunion Invite a Fallen Buddy's Family to Breakfast BY Julie Kink 2011 Reunion Tours and Events

LETTERS: Looking For a Book... FROM Lanny McCormack Looking For Rescue Crew Members FROM Kenneth S. Peterson Looking For My Former Aircrew Members FROM Stan Allen Looking For any VHPA Members who might have served with SP5 Gerald (Jerry) Foley FROM James E. Davis Looking For Chopper Pilots from during my tour in Vietnam FROM David Hollar Looking For anyone who might have known WO Kenneth Lance FROM Larry Lance To the Editor (and Members) of the VHPA FROM Tom Payne To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Edward Taylor To the Members of the VHPA FROM John Brennan To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Tom Anderson To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Pete Bradley To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM Steve Bookout To the Editor of the VHPA Aviator FROM J.James Rooks To the Members of the VHPA FROM Rick Roll The Author of last month's story entitled "Christmas Party for Missionary Kids" sent us this follow up message... FROM Bo Atkinson VHPA Member Rick Williams sent us these photos along with a note: FROM Rick Williams

TAPS: Dirick C. Overhamm - Frederick Dean Sando - John J. Griffiths - Joseph M.F. May - Kenneth Lance - Marvin Duane Spieker - Merl Hawkins - Richard L. Naughton - Norman Cox - Paul E. Protzman - Richard "Dick" Kearley - Wamon Floyd - Michael L. Sipsey

CHAPTER ACTIVITIES: North Alabama chapter BY Jim White Washington State chapter BY Bob Brown South Dakota chapter BY Harold Pardew North Carolina chapter BY J.D. Lawson South Missouri chapter BY John Sorenson Louisiana Gulf Coast chapter BY Phil Nuss Fort Wolters chapter BY Lee Westbrook Rocky Mountain chapter BY Ed Fickes VHPA of Florida chapter BY Jim Basta, Gary Harrell Southern California chapter BY Carl Cortez Georgia chapter BY Skip Bell Virginia chapter BY Ben Gay

BOOK REVIEWS: Helicopter Gunships: Deadly Combat Weapon Systems BY John Penny Soldier's Heart: Close-up Today With PTSD in Vietnam Veterans BY John Penny

Pub Credit Line
293Newsletter611108, Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association (VHPA) Collection: General Files, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

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