Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association (VHPA) Collection: Lam Son 719
Association
Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association (VHPA)
Collection Number
296
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.5 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D052.6A
Processed by
J. Saffell, Jan. 2002[Updated: Jun. 2006 by T. Reynolds]
Digitization Status
Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

To search for items within this collection, or within all of the holdings of the Vietnam Archive, go to the Virtual Vietnam Archive

Scope and Content

Less than one linear foot of documents detail Operation Lam Son 719, the January 30, 1971 to April 6, 1971 operation to disrupt North Vietnamese supply lines, as well as destroy their base areas in Laos. The materials date both from the war and post-war eras.

Biographical Note

The Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association (VHPA), is a non-profit war veterans organization filed under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service and is dedicated to enhancing and accrediting the cohesiveness, esprit de corps, and traditions of valor of rotary wing aircrews that flew in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam Era. Currently, the VHPA has a membership of over 9,400 helicopter pilots from around the world. It has a web site located at: http://www.vhpa.org.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Final Report 101st Airborne Airmobile Operations in Support in of Lam Son 719 8 Feb-6 April '71 v. II, 1 May 1971
1
1
D052.6A
Hand Written Letter Lessons Learned Lam Son 719
2
Lam Son 719 Part I, US Army Aviation Digest, June 1986
3
Lam Son 719 Part II, US Army Aviation Digest, July 1986
4
Lam Son 719 Part III, US Army Aviation Digest, Aug 1986
5
Letter of Instructions, Airmobile Operations Study Group. February 25, 1971
6
Letter to Commanding General 101st Div about Final Report Lam Son 719, 24 April 71
7
101st Aviation Battalion, Helicopter Roster, Lam Son 719
8
Transcript of Letter Received from Bob Clewell Dated December 27, 1991
9
Aircraft Losses (Write-off) Lam Son 719
10
Airmobile Operations in Support of Operation Lam Son 719, 20 March 1971 Annex A--Intelligence Annex B--Downed Aircraft Recovery Annex C--Aviation Statistical Summary Annex D--Summary of Combat Damage Annex E--Abbreviations/Acronyms Annex F--Definitions
11
Final Report--Airmobile Operations in Support of Operation Lam Son 719, 8 February-6 April 1971 Section I. Introduction Section II. Combat Assault Section III. Airmobile Study Group Combat Assault LZ LOLO Section IV. Combat Assault LZ LIZ Section V. Airmobile Study Group Combat Assault LZ LIZ Section VI. Combat Assault LZ SOPHIA Section VII. Airmobile Study Group Combat Assault LZ SOPHIA Section VIII. Combat Assault LZ HOPE Section IX. Airmobile Study Group Combat Assault LZ HOPE Section X. The Extraction of 4th BN, 1st REGT, 1st ARVN INF DIV Section XI. Airmobile Study Group Extractions Annex A--Reference Data, Class III A and V A Supply Status, 8 February-24 March 1971 Annex B--Weather Summary, Khe Sanh Annex C--Summary of Engineer Activities in Support of Lam Son 719 Annex D--Combat Interviews, Operation Lam Son 719
12
Aviation Combat Logistics Management Lam Son 719 January, February, March 1971
13
Lam Son 719 Material from Kingsmen Scrapbook
14
Laos: April 1971. August 3, 1971
15
Recognition of Heroism and Gallantry in Action

Cases of U.S. Army Personnel during Operation LAMSON 719 during the War in Vietnam. June 11, 1982
16
Transcript of Mission in Laos
17
Indochina Monograph (Center for Military History) "Lam Son 719" Major General Nguyen Duy Hinh
18

Digitized Materials

Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

To search for items within this collection, or within all of the holdings of the Vietnam Archive, go to the Virtual Vietnam Archive