CW3 James W. Birchfield was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 05/06/2007 at the age of 82.2
Lafayette, AL
Date of Birth 02/21/1925
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with 56 TC CO in 65-66, 1 RRS in 68-69
This information was provided by Daughter, SSN search 090108

More detail on this person: My father, James W. Birchfield was indeed a helicopter pilot during his first tour in Vietnam. His 2nd tour he flew the P2-V. Prior to that B-24's in WW II and C-119' s in Korean "Conflict". First Vietnam tour started February 65 to May 66. Flew out of Saigon with the 1st Cav Div. Next tour 1968-69 with 1st Radio Research Squadron. Thanks for mentioning him on your website.

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