Vietnam

Rocky Mountain Museum of Military History, Fort Missoula, Montana: Vietnam Huey pilot reunited with craft for first time since war

Ricky Gerontis visits his Huey UH-1HJune 19, 2012 - Former US Army WO Ricky Gerontis of Washington state visits his Huey UH-1H (on loan from US Army Tank and Automotive Command) at the RMMMH for the first time since the Vietnam War. Gerontis was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for action in this aircraft during a KIA recovery mission.

Former US Army WO Ricky Gerontis of Washington stateUS Army WO Ricky Gerontis

Sign: Montana National Guard Armory - 19th Special Forces Group
Sign: Montana National Guard Armory - 19th Special Forces Group

First Special Forces patch
First Special Forces
U.S. Army Vietnam patch
U.S. Army Vietnam
First U.S. Army Field Force patch
First U.S. Army Field Force, Vietnam
Second U.S. Army Field Force patch
Second U.S. Army Field Force, Vietnam
Military Assistance Command patch
Military Assistance Command, Vietnam

All patches courtesy MSG Tommy Tristan, USA, (Ret.)