CW2 Billy J. Aldred was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 09/30/2015 at the age of 79.9 from Cancer
Chester, VA
Flight Classes 66-23 and 66-21
Date of Birth 11/07/1935
Served in the U.S. Army
This information was provided by Sammie Williams

More detail on this person: Billy James Aldred born in Galax, Virginia in 1935, died September 30, 2015 in Chester, Virginia, after a short intense battle of a recurrence of cancer.

He was a retired Veteran of 22 years in the Armed Forces. He proudly served in the Air Force and Army as a helicopter pilot with tours in Libya, Korea and Vietnam. His parents were Clarence and Marie Aldred of Galax.

Bill leaves his wife of 58 years, Diane Aldred, their 4 children, Randal Aldred, Melissa Patton, Stacey Aldred and Mari Linda Cottrell, 9 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and extended family members.

A graveside service and burial will be held Tuesday, October 6, 2015 in the Monta Vista Cemetery with Randal Aldred and Stacey Aldred officiating. Military rites will be conducted at the gravesite by the Grayson VFW Post 7726.

Burial: Monta Vista Gardens, Galax, Galax City, Virginia, USA

Burial information: Monta Vista Gardens, Galax, VA

This information was last updated 05/18/2016

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