COL Willard "Gene" Eugene Bailey was a VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 02/14/2001 at the age of 64.1 from Cancer
Magna, UT
Flight Classes 62-8 and 62-1
Date of Birth 12/23/1936
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with 114 AHC in 64-65, 334 AHC in 67-68
Call sign in Vietnam DRAGON 36
This information was provided by Raul Regalado

More detail on this person: Cancer.Willard E. (Gene) Bailey's sister notified me that Gene passed away yesterday (3/14/2001) in Magna Utah after losing his fight with cancer. Gene had moved from Hawaii and had been residing in his hometown this past year in his effort combat his illness.

Gene's sister, Sherrie Christianson, can be reached at 801-250-7231.

Gene's listed in the VHPA Directory as follows: Willard E. Bailey, Class 62-1, 64-65 114th AHC, and 67-68 334th AHC, Retired.

I served under Gene's command during 1969 in Ansbach Germany.

From: Raul L. Regalado

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