Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Gary Roush Collection
Association
Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association (VHPA)
Collection Number
805
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.1 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
Cold Storage Vault; D157.1
Processed by
K. Conness, Sep. 2009[Updated: Dec. 2012 by R. Nanes]
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

Vietnam Helicopter History Interactive CD-ROM and a War Story and Presentation DVD from the VHPA's 2006 Reunion donated to the Vietnam Archive by Gary Roush.

Biographical Note

Gary Roush was born in 1944 in Ohio. He volunteered for the U.S. Army in 1967 and served as four years of active duty with one of those years in Vietnam. While in the U.S Army he was assigned to 242 Assault Support Helicopter Co. from May 1968 to May 1969. Roush participated in the Tet Offensive in 1969. During his service he was awarded the following medals Bronze Star, Seventeen Air Medals, and the Army Commendation Medal. Roush also achieved the rank of Captain by the time of his discharge from the Army in 1971. After his service he was employed by Corning Incorporated as a manager for thirty-one years and is an active member of the Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association and the Vietnam Helicopter Crew Member Association.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Separated Materials

Electronic Media
805EM0430 - Vietnam Helicopter History Interactive Multimedia CD-ROM.
Moving Images
805IV2605 - DVD - VHPA 2006 Reunion: War Stories and Presentation DVD.

805VI3242- Super 8 mm Film- Change of Command Bien Hoa & Cu Chi March,1969.

805VI3241-Super 8mm Film--Burning Chinooks, Flares & mini-gun Febuary, 1969.

805VI3240--Super 8 mmFilm-- Typical Day in Cu Chi March 1969.

805VI3240--Typical Day in Cu Chi March 1969.

805VI3241--Typical Day in Cu Chi March 1969 -.

805VI3242--Change of command Bien Hoa & Cu Chi March 1969.

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