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Item Number
OH0022
Record Number
35566
Title
Interview with Nikki Fillipi
Interviewer
Stephen Maxner
Interview Date
2 February 2001
Collection
Nikki Fillipi Collection
Association
Air America Association
Media Type
Oral History
Length
2:01:49 hr/min/sec
Description
(USA, Air America) Nikki Fillipi joined the US Army in 1955 and served in military intelligence. He later attended Army helicopter flight training and served with the 1st Cavalry Division in Vietnam in 1965. While in Vietnam, he participated in the Battle of the Ia Drang Valley and also served in the Mekong Delta supporting ARVN operations. Nikki resigned from the Army in 1966 and joined Air America. He served with Air America in Thailand, Laos, and Vietnam from 1967 to 1975 and participated in the evacuation of Saigon in April 1975.
Citation
Interview with Nikki Fillipi,  2 February 2001, Nikki Fillipi Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University. Accessed 28 Jul. 2014. <http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/items.php?item=OH0022>.
Pub. Credit Line
OH0022, Nikki Fillipi Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University
 
Added: 16 Nov 2001[Updated: 19 Jan 2011]

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