Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association (VHPA) Collection: Unit Histories - Navy
Association
Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association (VHPA)
Collection Number
310
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.5 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D053.5D
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

Half a linear foot of ORLL, After Action Reports, individual recollection of units, and other types of unit histories and information document the service of U.S. Navy helicopter units during the Vietnam Conflict. The materials are organized by the official Order of Battle for the United States Armed Forces. This is one series of the Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association Colleciton.

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
Naval Air Facility, Cam Ranh Bay Detachment TSN, "White Hat Airlines"
1
1
D053.5D
Command History Of USS Boxer (LPH-4)
2
History Of USS Garrett County (LST 786)
3
History Of USS Harnett County (LST 821)
4
History Of USS Jennings County (LST 846)
5
HA(L)-3 
Helicopter Attack (Light) Squadron Three: The "Seawolves", Past...Present...Future?, [Detailed History from April 10, 1966 - December 1, 1971] December 1, 1971 Command History, 1968 Command History, 1969 HA(L)-3 USN, Command History , 1/1/69-12/31/69 Command History, 1971 HA(L)-3 USN, Command history of 1971 , 1/1/71-12/31/71 Collins, Bill "Red Shells Set Off Ammo Dump" Mersky, Peter"The Seawolves of Hal-3"
6
HC-1 
Command History (Helicopter Combat Support Squadron One) Aviation Historical Summary (Helicopter Combat Support Squadron One)
7
HS-1 
History Of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron One 1975
8
HS-2 
HS-2 USN, "Aviation Historical Summary" (OPNAV form) , 10/1/64-9/30/66 Command History (1967) (Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Two) Command History (1968) (Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Two) Command History (1969) (Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Two) Command History Report (Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Two) Command History Report (Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Two) Command History Report (Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Two) Command History Report (Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Two)
9
HT-8 
Data on Navy Helicopter Training Squadron Eight (HT-8)
10

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