COL Robert L. Rathbun was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 02/01/1986 at the age of 64.7 (Exact date not known.)
San Diego, CA
Date of Birth 05/25/1921
Served in the U.S. Marine Corps
Served in Vietnam with HMM-163 in 62-63
This information was provided by Pop A Smoke 2007 Directory, SSN search

More detail on this person: The Pop A Smoke Directory only lists living people. LTC Rathburn was a legend because he was one of the first USMC helicopter squadron CO to serve in RVN. So I believe it is safe to assume he has passed away.

This information was last updated 05/18/2016

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