2LT Oscar W Burford was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 06/09/2000 at the age of 56.8
Aurora, CO
Flight Class 68-6
Date of Birth 08/19/1943
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with C/227 AHB 1 CAV in 69
This information was provided by Barry Geller, SSN deceased search

More detail on this person: Oscar Woodrow Burford Jr. of Aurora, an Internal Revenue Service employee, died June 9. He was 56.

Memorial services were at the Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, Denver. There was cremation.

He was born Aug. 19, 1943, in Fort Sill, Okla. He graduated from Auburn University in 1967.

He served two tours as an Army helicopter pilot during the Vietnam War.

He married Nina Cox.

He worked for the IRS for 27 years. His interests included the outdoors, mountain biking, hiking, camping, politics and science.

He is survived by his wife; two sons, Nathan C. and Jacob B., all of Aurora; a sister, Jeanie Johnson, Germantown, Tenn.; and three brothers, Boyd, Auburn, Ala., Wade, Columbus, Ga., and Scott, Winter Park, Fla.

This information was last updated 05/18/2016

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