Dedicated to the Preservation of the
U.S. Air Force Helicopter History
Harry S. Copperthite Jr., Colonel, USAF (Retired)March 25, 1928 – January 29, 1982
Colonel Harry S. Copperthite, Jr. served with the 40th ARRS in Vietnam 1970 – 1971. He died at age 53 from Cancer. He was awarded the Silver Star, among others. He is intered at Arlington.