USAF ROTORHEAD Members
Dec 31, 1969 – Finish Basic Helicopter School at Sheppard AFB, Texas.
Jan 1970 – Dec 1970, 1st assignment at Eglin AFB, Florida; helicopter mechanic on HH-3E Jolly Greens, Assistant crew chief.
Nov 1970 – TDY back to Sheppard AFB for UH-1N School.
Dec 1970 – Dec 1971 – Assigned to 20th SOS Green Hornets, Cam Ranh Bay; UH-1P & N helicopter mechanic/various TDY’s.
Was on the crew that assembled & FCF’d the “N”’s as they came in & crated the “P”’s as they were replaced.
Jan 1972 – Aug 1973 – Assigned to 28th OMS bomb wing (SAC); HQ 44th Combat Support Gp., Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota, UH-1F flight mechanic, flew mostly in support of 44th Missile Wing.