MAJ Gerald "Jerry" R Greene was a VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 01/01/2009 at the age of 75.0
Gaylord, MI
Flight Class 59-2
Date of Birth 12/25/1933
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with 18 AVN in 62, 114 AHC in 67, HHC/13 CAB in 67, HHC/164 CAG in 68
Call signs in Vietnam WHITE KNIGHT LEAD, DELTA 7
This information was provided by Larry Reed

More detail on this person: It is with heavy heart that I write you today. My lifelong buddy of 74 1/2 years has passed away at the age of 75. No details on the cause yet. He was in hospital in Gainesville FL when he died the evening of Jan1, 2009.

Born in Detroit, MI, on December 25, 1933, he was the son of Col. G.R. Greene US Army (retired). Graduated from St. Anthony's High School and joined the Army as an enlisted man. He applied for and got his wings for fixed wing and flew a 30 month tour in Nam as an observer, Re-enlisting, he applied for and received his Helo certification from Ft. Rucker, serving another 30 months in Nam in Huey B's and D's. He remains an honored and cherished memory for me.

His passing is deeply regretted. His Huey was the "White Knight" with nose art of the helmet and plume of a Knight, in white.

Please pass this on to his many friends in the VHPA Association.

From: Lawrence N. Reed ( US Army 2 year guy)

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