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Catalog Number AC2011-01
Collection Jack J. Bilack Collection
Title Jack J. Bilack Collection
Scope & Content Small collection of one folder of items. Contains correspondence and newspaper and online articles concerning Jack Bilack, PA-C, USAF (RET) , attending a Red Cross Chapter ceremony to thank them for a care bag given by the chapter to soldiers (Bilack included) while he was serving in Vietnam. Another article features a blurb about a plane that Bilack built. Also, collection contains a memoir written by Bilak called "Flight Medic" about his experiences in the Air Force, in Vietnam, and as a PA.
Admin/Biographical History Jack Bilack was in the Air Force and was a flight medic at evac hospitals in Vietnam. On his return, he was selected the Physician Assistant Training School at Fort Sheppard Air Force Base in 1973. He retired from the Air Force in 1984 and began to work at civilian health clinics in Colorado and to teach Health and Wellness at Colorado State University at Pueblo.
Copyrights Copyright for the Society for the Preservation of Physician Assistant History records is held by the Society; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Jack J. Bilack Collection, Society for Preservation of Physician
Assistant History, Johns Creek, GA, USA
Search Terms Jack Bilack
John Bilack
Air Force
Military PA
Veterans
Vietnam
Year Range from 2009
Year Range to 2011
Containers Article "The Man Thanks a Local Red Cross for a Care Bag he Recieved 40 Years Ago"
Letter from Chapter Director of Washingon County, OK American Red Cross Center
Newspaper article "Veteran makes good on his bucket list by returning gift to local Red Cross"
Retirement party announcement flyer
EAA Sport Aviation Cover and Article [Color Copy]