CW2 Patrick W. Emery was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 01/11/1997 at the age of 56.8 from Heart attack
Maricopa, AZ
Flight Class 65-5
Date of Birth 03/16/1940
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with A/501 AVN in 65, 116 AHC in 65-66
This information was provided by Pat W. Emery, Jr. (son)

More detail on this person: 501st AV BN. Dad served with the 71st from 06/65 to 11/65. He was transferred to the 116th in Nov. 65. He was with the 116th from Nov. 65 to Jan. 66 at Bien Hoa with callsign Rattler. After flying in Vietnam he flew for many years as a "agricultural applicant" did work in South America that he didn't much talk about, flew for tuna fleet off coast of Mexico. Fire suppression for USDA Forest Service and a lot that I was not told about!

Survivors: Pat W. Emery, Jr., my brothers and sisters, many former wives, etc.etc.

Other: he collected people, not possesions!

From: Pat W. Emery, Jr. (son) <98peterbilt@cableone.net>

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