USAF ROTORHEAD Members
Theodore “Ted” A. Zerbe
Jun 1960, enlisted in Air Force.
Dec. 1960, at Sheppard AFB, TX. for Helicopter Mechanic School.
Dec. 1960 – Nov. 1961, at Griffis AFB, NY. with the 2856th Air Base Wing as a Helicopter Mechanic on H-21’s and H-43’s.
Nov. 1961 – Sep 1962, at Wright-Patterson AFB, OH. with the 2750th Air Base Wing as a Helicopter Mechanic on H-19’s.
Sep. 1962 – Oct. 1966, at Bolling AFB, Washington, DC. with the 1001st Helicopter squadron as a Flight Engineer on H-21 and H-13 helicopters.
Oct. 1966 – Feb. 1967, at Udorn RTAFB, Thailand with Det. 5, 38th ARRS as a HH-3E Flight Engineer.
Feb. 1967 – Dec. 1967, at Udorn RTAFB, Thailand with Det. 2, 37th ARRS as a HH-3E Flight Engineer.
Dec. 16, 1967, Honorable discharge.
Married 45 years with two daughters Debra and Bill Cawthern, Tracy and Kurt Middernacht. Two grandsons Nathan and Adam, and one granddaughter Allison.