DEDICATION OF SIDEKICK
UH-1C, 65-12741, logged 1,261 combat flight hours as a Sidekick from November 1968 thru September 1970. The picture below was taken by Chapter 798, Vietnam Veterans of America when they accepted ownership from the US Army.
741 has landed at LZ LIBERTY !!!!!!!
Sidekick 65-12741 was dedicated as a memorial to the Vietnam War at 10:00 AM, Saturday, May 24, 2003. The aircraft is on permanent display in front of the Museum at Ft. Stewart, Georgia.
Chapter 789, Vietnam Veterans of America, restored Sidekick 741 and painted it with markings that were painted on Sidekick 116 by Crew Chief John (Brooks) Zaletskis. Nov 67 - Jan 69
The following photos were take at the dedication ceremony. Several Stallion and Sidekick members were in attendance. Identification will be added soon.