Founders Association

Founders are those individuals or organizations that contribute $1,000 or more to the museum (after the purchase of the museum site by the Landowners) before the date of the main museum building groundbreaking.

A Troop 3/17th Air Cavalry "Silver Spurs" Reunion 2010   Fort Wolters Chapter VHPA   Phil Myhra
A Troop 3/17th Air Cavalry "Silver Spurs" Reunion 2012   Friends of the Museum   Donald & Beverly Nelms
116th AHC   Barbara Gallagher   Jim Nelson
282nd Assault Blackcats Hue Detachment   Garner Store & Cafe   Nat & Lynn O'Day
57th Assault Helicopter Company   Ronald D & Barbara Gayler   Leif & Pichin Oksenvaag
Col (Ret) Charles & Merry Rayl in honor of A Troopers 7/17 Air Cavalry Vietnam 67-68   Hank & Judy Gayler   Don O'Neal
Bobby & Jean Akers   Jerry & Pamela Gladysz   O'Neal Distributing Co. Inc.
Americal Division Veterans Assn   Tim & April Gorog   Lt Col & Mrs Gerald Ourada
American Legion Post 75   Joe & Edith Gray   Pantego Lions Foundation
American Legion Riders Post 75   Matt Greer Sr   Jim & Jill Parker
AMVETS of Tyler TX Post 68   Aaron Gritzmaker   Dave & Lorraine Pashby
AMVETS Post 133   Richard & Anne Hanson   Don & Leigh Payne
Don Ancelin   Heli-Tex Properties Ltd. Inc   Thomas & Wanda Payne
Jim & Teresa Anton   Mike & Janet Holland   John & Valerie Petelin
Mike Barlow   Kirk Horton   Mike & Susie Peterson
Jerry Barnes   Robert Huckabay   S.D. Pike
Jo Ann Barnhart   Skip & Marty Humphrey   Charles Rayl
Mr. & Mrs. J. Richard Barth   Jim Irwin   Bert Rice
Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home   Jack & Jean Jackson   Mike Richardson
Bobby & Pat Bazzell   Stanley Jaworski In Honor of  SSGT Robert Gibson   Steve Riddle
Frank & Susan Beaman   Jeannie Leonard In Honor of Vice Admiral   Jay & Martha Riseden
Del Belanger   William P. Lawrence   John Ritchie
Connie & Alex Beloff III   James & Pat Johnson   Paul & Sanna Roling
Deborah Clark Birdwell   Bill & Janie Jones   Rotary Club of Mineral Wells
BNSF Foundation   Harry Jones   Run for the Wall Midway Route
Charles & Dorothy Bogle   Terry & Terri Jost   Run for the Wall Southern Route
David & Kathy Boswell   Bill & Carol Kane   Don & Wanda Rusher & Family
O’Ray & Michele Boyce   In Honor of George Daniels. Katie,  Donna, Dennise, Daniels & Dianne Keller   Donald E. Rusher Sr.  Vietnam Vet 
Brazos Foundation   Gary & Pam Kearby        MSGT E-8 USA (Ret)
Donald L Brunson   Keg1 O’Neal, LLC   Donald E. Rusher Sr. & Wanda Rusher & Family
Jean Bumgardner   James & Patricia Key   Donald E. Rusher Jr. Major USAF (Ret), Son of  
Carl E. Kessler Family Foundation   Julie Kink         Vietnam Vet MSGT Donald E. Rusher Sr. 
LTC Jerry T. Carr (Ret)   Stroud & Mary Kunkle   Terry D Rusher, Cpt. USAF (Ret) Son of Vietnam Vet MSGT Donald E. Rusher Sr. 
Col Willie Casper USA (Ret)   Doris Nichol Perry, Marney Dunman Perry Jr. & Laine Perry Family Foundation   Michael D Rusher & Family, Son of Vietnam Vet MSGT Donald E. Rusher Sr. 
Century Flight Systems   Jerry Lampier   Anthony Gene, Jeremy Dane, Jonathon, Michael, Justin Dane, Jathan Lee, Jordan, Rene, and Shaun Michael Rusher, Grandsons of Vietnam Vet MSGT Donald E. Rusher Sr.
John & Monica Chesnut   Leadership Mineral Wells Class 16     Heather Myndia and Tracy Michelle Rusher, Granddaughters of Vietnam Vet MSGT Donald E. Rusher Sr. 
John & Beverly Choat   Michael & Candice Letica   Gavin Gage Campbell, Zane Michael Rusher and Cameron Avery Rusher Great Grandsons of  Vietnam Vet MSGT Donald E. Rusher Sr.
Cobham S-Tec Corporation   Ralp & Mary Lister   Gary & Chris Salisbury
Ronny & Terri Collins   Jack and Susie Lowey   Sam's Club #8277
Scott Collins   Jesse Luten   Suzanne Shriver
Max & Billie Clark   Edd & Gloria Luttenberger   Mary Smith
Clark Gardens   Robert MacNicol   Sons of the American Legion Squadron 75
Stan & Peggy Corvin   Melba Mahoney   Southwestern Bell Corporation
Mineral Wells Chamber of Commerce Tourism Committee   David W Marquez    Tom Spada
Gerald D. Cox , D.D.S.   Anne Martin   Special Operations Association
Bill & Janell Curtis   Don & Maria Martin   Angelo Spelios
Katie Daniels   Larry & Carole Martin   Thomas A. Spencer, Maj AUS (Ret)
Melvin Davis   Laurie Mauldin   John Spencer
Dave Deison   Maverick Systems Corporation   St Mark Lutheran Church
Betty Boyd Dettre   McGraw Motors   Jerry & Loletta Staggs
Buddy Dietz   Phil D. & Jill McClendon   Terry L Murphy FLP
James & Dorothy Doss Foundation   Bill McCurry   The 119th Assault Helicopter Company
Lee & Frances Downs   Jim McDermott   The Max & Billie Clark  Foundation
Shawn Dunkin   Ed & Joanne McKee   The Payne Family
LTC Charles H. Dunn USA (Ret)   Kathy McLaughlin   Robert N. Tredway
Dave Eastman   Philip & Sandra McMillen   VFW Post 2399 & Auxiliary
Hal & Bonnie Ellis   Norm & Margaret McMullen   Vietnam Helicopter Crew  Members Assn
Bill & Lottie Eubanks   Ray McQuaid   Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assn
Ed & Duncan Faught   Jim & Iola Messinger   Jim & Neda Vines
Fred & Roberta Ferlito   John & Christine Mihalec   Wallace R Voss
First Financial Bank   Mineral Wells Study Club   Washington State Chapter VHPA
William & Susan Fitzgerald   Mineral Wells Walmart   Lacy, Brian, & Mary Jo Watson
Flight Line Partners LLC   Al & Linda Molinaro   Weatherford National Bank
Fort Wolters Chapter MOAA   Mr. Gail Morgan   Weatherford Walmart
    Col. Howard M. Moore USA Ret and Mrs. Vera M Moore   Allan & Helen Jane Werst
     Bill & Judy Murphy   Col Billy R. Wood USA (Ret)
        WORWAC Class 65-1W