Dedication ceremony set for monument honoring Vietnam helicopter pilots, crews
By: Charlsy Panzino - March 21, 2018
Army UH-1D Iroquois helicopters airlift members of the 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment from the Fihol Rubber Plantation to a new staging area during Operation Wahiawa, a search-and-destroy mission conducted by the 25th Infantry Division northeast of Cu Chi, Vietnam. (Sgt. 1st Class James K.F. Dung/Army)
Those who wish to honor the helicopter pilots and crew members killed in Vietnam can do so on April 18 at Arlington National Cemetery.
After four years, these service members will have their own monument at the Virginia cemetery.
The Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association spearheaded the effort...