CPT Steven "Matt" A. Helm was a VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 02/26/2006 at the age of 58.8 from Cancer
Lisle, IL
Flight Classes 68-18 and 68-30
Date of Birth 05/01/1947
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with 61 AHC in 68-69
Call sign in Vietnam STAR BLAZER 21
This information was provided by Gale Truitt

More detail on this person: Steven A. Helm achieved the rank of captain while flying in Vietnam. After the military he flew helicopters and jets for Joy Manufacturing in Franklin, Pa. and was also in the National Guard in Washington, Pa. Upon moving to Illinois, he was the owner and Chief Pilot of Wings West.

Survivors: Mother, Margaret Helm, Oil City, Pa.; Brother, Richard Helm, Jacksonville, Fl; three Daughters, Bailey Morgan Helm, Downers Grove, Il and Kristan Brooke Helm & Kelly Regan Helm, Jacksonville, Fl.

Steve was a great friend and will be sadly missed.

From: Gale Truitt

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