~MEMBERS CAREER BIOGRAPHY~
USAF service dates May 1968 thru Oct 1972 helicopter mechanic / crew chief
Helicopter schools Sheppard AFB Sept. 1968 basic helicopter Sept 1969 H-3 sept 1971 H-53
Duty stations Eglin AFB Nov 1968 thru Nov 1969 48th ARRS (ARRTC) assigned to HH-53C 67-14996 also worked on 428 and 429 and luckily got to go both Apollo 10 and 11 launch site support missions on 994 and 995.
NKP Thailand Nov 1969 thru Nov 1970 21st SOS crew chief CH-3E 66-13293 (Avenger) and 1st crew chief for the 1st CH-53 assigned to the 21st SOS 68-10926 (Arkansas Traveler) Knife 21.
Edwards AFB Nov 1970 thru Oct 1972 6515th OMS crew chief CH-3E 65-12797 MARS drone recovery also worked on H-53 67-14993 for the palletized MARS recovery system