CPT Robert G. Czaus was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 02/21/1987 at the age of 48.7 from Heart attack
Whiting, NJ
Date of Birth 06/25/1938
Served in the U.S. Marine Corps
Served in Vietnam with HMM-261 in 63-64
This information was provided by Thomas M. Czaus, SSN deceased search

More detail on this person: He was in the "Fighting Two Sixty First". HMM-261

Naval Aviator number T-8004. Navy Helicopter Pilot Number 6072 I think he was in Vietnam from June 1 1963 until 1968, but the end date was not clear for me.

Captain Robert G. Czaus died in Whiting, New Jersey, on February 21, 1987 of a heart attack. He was born in Philadelphia, PA on June 25, 1938 to Sophie and Walter Czaus. Captain Czaus graduated from Villanova University with a degree in mechanical engineering in 1960. He liked to golf in his spare time with his nephews.

I also have a copy of his HMM-261 Overseas Cruise yearbook dated June 1963 to June 1964.

He had three children: Had three children; Robert William Czaus who died October 21, 2011 at age 49; Deborah Ann Czaus who has a son and daughter; and Gregory Joseph Czaus who has two boys ages 8 and 11. (provided April 2017)

From: Thomas M. Czaus

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