LTC Edmund Bauernfeind was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 03/14/2010 at the age of 64.3 from Prostate cancer
Hobe Sound, FL
Date of Birth 11/18/1945
Served in the U.S. Marine Corps
This information was provided by Morgan Ki'ilehua (ex-wife), SSN search Sep 2010

More detail on this person: Ed flew gunships in Vietnam. He was shot down and seriously injured in the process of picking up the wounded, being the only one in the helicopter who survived. Ed passed away March of 2010 due to prostrate cancer.

While Ed was C.O. of VMGR-352, his squadron received the Squadron of the Year Award.

Ed retired from the Marines after a very distinguished career and took such a deep pride in being a Marine Pilot.

From: Morgan Kiilehua

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