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B Troop, 2/17th Cavalry Association

 Association

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

B Troop, 2/17th Cavalry Association Collection (011) Finding Aid
Item Number: 0110000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Two linear feet of association documents, museum artifacts from reunions, a CD-Rom of a newsletter, issues of the Banshee Gazette 1997-2007, and four films document the service of B Troop, 2/17th Cavalry and its association's actions. All materials from the collection date from the post-war era. Notable materials are the raw footage of the association's return trip to Vietnam in the 1990s.

Added: 02 Nov 2001[Updated: 23 Feb 2017]
David C. Martin Collection (382) Finding Aid
Item Number: 3820000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Military orders, crash records, operation reports, witness statements, correspondence, memorial dedications, books, museum artifacts, electronic media, newsletters and periodicals document David C. Martin's tour of duty with B Troop, 2nd Squadron, 17th Air Cavalry, 101st Airborne Division. Materials date from both the war and post-war periods.

Added: 28 Feb 2002[Updated: 30 Sep 2019]
Felix Ray Knight, Jr. Collection (543) Finding Aid
Item Number: 5430000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Orders, awards, and other military administrative papers document Felix Ray Knight, Jr.'s service with D Troop 1/1 Cavalry, 101st Airborne Brigade from July 1968 to April 1969 and B Troop 2/17 Cavalry, 101st Airborne Brigade from April 1969 to July 1969.

Added: 28 Feb 2002[Updated: 31 Aug 2010]
Fernando De Pierris Collection (507) Finding Aid
Item Number: 5070000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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An email copy of a letter written to Fernando De Pierris by his wife Renata, information from the dedication of the Joseph Guy LaPointe, Jr. Health Clinic, and a CD-ROM of digital images taken during Pierris' 2000 trip to Vietnam document Pierris' service in Vietnam with B Troop, 2/17 Cavalry and his subsequent membership with the B Trrop, 2/17 Cavalry Association.

Added: 06 Feb 2002[Updated: 31 Aug 2010]
James Winlow Collection (542) Finding Aid
Item Number: 5420000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

This collection contains material from member of B Troop 2/17th Cavalry Association. The objective of the B Troop 2nd 17th Cavalry Association is to preserve the memory, history and honor of those who served with B Troop 2nd 17th Cavalry, 101st Airborne Division before, during, and after the Vietnam War. The Association is active in promoting the research, dissemination and preservation of information concerning Association members and assist members in locating others with whom they served. B Troop 2nd / 17th Cavalry Association is exempt from taxation under IRC 501 (c) (19). James Winlow produced a documentary of a June 1999 return to Vietnam by members of B Troop to re-visit the battleground where Spec. 4 Joseph G. LaPointe Jr. earned, posthumously, the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Added: 28 Feb 2002[Updated: 19 Jul 2004]
John-Michael O. Hendrix Collection (602) Finding Aid
Item Number: 6020000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Book titled To Have and to Hold: The Powerful True Story of Love and Triumph in the Midst of America's Most Tragic War! by John-Michael Hendrix describes Hendrix's experiences in Vietnam as a helicopter pilot. Hendrix's wife Patti also served two tours of duty in Vietnam.

Added: 28 Feb 2002[Updated: 22 Dec 2006]
Pat Wilson Collection (1069) Finding Aid
Item Number: 10690000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

This collection contains a POW bracelet for Colonel Gordon Larson.

Added: 17 Dec 2002[Updated: 31 Mar 2003]
Roger McCaleb Collection (603) Finding Aid
Item Number: 6030000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

This collection contains material from member of B Troop 2/17th Cavalry Association. The Association was formed in 1998 Reunion. The objective of the B Troop 2nd 17th Cavalry Association is to preserve the memory, history and honor of those who served with B Troop 2nd 17th Cavalry, 101st Airborne Division before, during, and after the Vietnam War. The Association is active in promoting the research, dissemination and preservation of information concerning Association members and assist members in locating others with whom they served. B Troop 2nd / 17th Cavalry Association is exempt from taxation under IRC 501 (c) (19).

Added: 28 Feb 2002[Updated: 19 Jul 2004]
Steve Carper Collection (477) Finding Aid
Item Number: 4770000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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A North Vietnamese pith helmet, boxer shorts, and a backpack collected by Steve Carper during his tour of duty in Vietnam and then donated to the Vietnam Archive.

Added: 09 May 2007[Updated: 30 Sep 2019]
Steve Jones Collection (1635) Finding Aid
Item Number: 16350000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Book excerpt from a book on the North Vietnamese 304th division translated from Vietnamese to English.

Added: 02 Sep 2005[Updated: 24 Mar 2006]