CW2 Herbert L. Baldwin was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 11/19/2010 at the age of 77.6
Fairview Heights, IL
Flight Class 68-505
Date of Birth 04/18/1933
Served in the U.S. Army
This information was provided by Barry Geller, SSN search Feb 2011

More detail on this person: CW2 Herbert L. Baldwin Retired U.S. Army, 77, of Fairview Heights, Ill., born April 18, 1933, in Mokane, Mo., died on Friday, Nov. 19, 2010, at St. Louis University Medical Center, St. Louis, Mo.

Mr. Baldwin was a veteran of the United States Army, serving as a helicopter pilot in the Vietnam War where he was awarded the Bronze Star for meritorious service. He was a helicopter mechanic for St. Louis County Police Department and Fostaire Helicopters.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Silas Leon and Conzle, nee Adams, Baldwin; and his two sisters, Violet Maddox and Conza Mae Bess.

Surviving are his loving wife of 48 years, Seda, nee Megerdichian, Baldwin of Fairview Heights, Ill.; his three daughters, Janet (Chuck) Fiske of O'Fallon, Ill., Maxine (Charles) Swarts of Westchester, Ill., and Tiffany (Lew Thomasino) Baldwin of Fairview Heights, Ill.; five grandchildren, Josie and Jared Fiske, Charlie Swarts, and Silas and Gemma Thomasino; a sister, Laurene Rose of Richmond, Va.; a great uncle, Clyde Garman of Phoenix, Ariz., and many loving nieces, nephews, and other dear relatives and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to USO, Salvation Army, or to Holy Shohaghat Armenian Church, Swansea, Ill. Tributes may be expressed online at

Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010, at Lake View Funeral Home.

Funeral: Memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010, at the funeral home. Upon Mr. Baldwin's wishes, cremation was to be held.

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