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Item Number
OH0647
Record Number
431171
Title
Interview with Jim Roper
Interviewer
Kelly Crager
Interview Date
30 October 2008
Collection
Jim Roper Collection
Media Type
Oral History
Length
09:25:34 hr/min/sec
Description
Col. Jim Roper (USAF, retired) discusses his experiences as a Forward Air Controller in Southeast Asia. Roper served with the Covey FACs in Pleiku, as well as with the Raven FACs in Laos. He returned to Southeast Asia as part of Operation Flycatcher, an effort to train Cambodian FACs prior to the fall of the Cambodian government. Roper served four tours in Southeast Asia.
Citation
Interview with Jim Roper,  30 October 2008, Jim Roper Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University. Accessed 1 Nov. 2014. <http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/items.php?item=OH0647>.
Pub. Credit Line
OH0647, Jim Roper Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University
 
Added: 16 Dec 2008

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