1LT Jesus "Joe" J. Ayala was a VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 08/01/2018 at the age of 71.8 from Parkinson
Jamul, CA
Flight Class 69-12
Date of Birth 10/23/1946
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with D/1/10 CAV 4 INF in 69-70
Call sign in Vietnam SHAMROCK 22
This information was provided by Ken Donahue

More detail on this person: Jesus J. "Joe" Ayala (class 69-12) passed away 1 Aug 2018 due to Parkinson's disease. CPT Ayala's tour in Vietnam was 69/70 with D/1/10 Cav, 4ID. He attended the Armor Advance Course and was later assigned to Ft Bragg serving as the Aeroweapons Plt Ldr in D Trp, 1/17 Cav. In Dec 1974 CPT Ayala resigned his commission and returned to his birth state of California. He continued flying with the San Diego PD, Air Support Div where he retired.

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