Browsing All posts tagged under »Distinguished Flying Cross«

Honorio M. Fidel

March 23, 2010


      Paul Davis was a friend and Comrade of Honorio Fidel. This is how he remembers him: I served/flew with Honorio for several months up until his death on Aug. 9th, 1967. I was a Gunship pilot with C-1/9 from Jan 67-Dec.67. We were there ( Song Re Valley ) that day when Capt. Thompson’s […]

Thomas M. Felton

March 22, 2010


Thomas was assigned to Charlie Troop on February 28, 1969 and was Killed in Action on July 14, 1969. Thomas was C Troop Commander and a Pilot of an UH-1B Helicopter. Thomas was awarded the Silver Star, distinguished Flying Cross, Bronze Star with “V” Device for Valor, Air Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign […]

Mission Number 6

February 14, 2010


To read about this mission go to My year in Vietnam by Patrick Bieneman  

John C. Wallace

February 1, 2010


   John C. Wallace was a member of a three-man Scout team. He was the Pilot of an OH-6A Light Observation Helicopter and John States and Douglas Gossage were both Observers. All three were killed when their helicopter was shot down. Billy Brown was a friend of Johns. Wally as John was known by his friends grew up […]