1LT Thomas E. Dougherty was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 01/01/2008 at the age of 59.2 (Exact date not known.) from Heart attack
Lincroft, NJ
Flight Class 72-8
Date of Birth 11/04/1948
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with F/8 CAV in 72-73
This information was provided by Greg Dunne

More detail on this person: 1LT Tom Dougherty entered the ARMY after graduating from Seton Hall University in 1970. He attended the Infantry Officers Basic Course at Fort Benning, Ga. prior to graduating from Rotary Wing Fight Training at Ft. Rucker, Alabama in March, 1972. He served as an OH-6 pilot with F/8th in Viet Nam. Upon returning home, Tom continued his Federal Service as a Secret Service Agent until his retirement.

survivors: Tom is survived by his loving wife Barbara, a son and a daughter. While originaly from New Jersey, I believe they reside in Vienna, Virginia. Tom was a loving husband and father, a skillful pilot and a good friend.

From: Major Greg Dunne (MSC, RET) <>

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