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Ronald E. Roberts

April 3, 2010


Ronald was assigned to Charlie Troop on June 10, 1968 and was Killed in Action on December 29, 1968. I served with Ronald. He was a good man and he was dedicated to his team. Ronald was a Door Gunner on an OH-6A Observation Helicopter. Ronald was awarded the Purple Heart, the Air Medal, the […]

Victor Austin

February 2, 2010


Victor Austin was a member of a three-man Scout Team. He was the Observer. David Kingman was his Pilot and Ronald Roberts was the Door Gunner. All three died that day when their helicopter was shot down. Doris Milburn is Victors’ sister. This how she remembers her brother. Vic, as he was called by friends […]

Mission Number 4 – Down Bird

February 1, 2010


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