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188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

 Association

Found in 774 Collections and/or Records:

#1 Copy John '68 Vietnam
Item Number: 069AU2388   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Audio tape with caption: #1 Copy John '68 Vietnam Songs sung at LZ Sally in May 1968 by 1st Flight Platoon door gunner John Norderstrom

Item Creation Date: 1968

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 30 Jul 2008[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
101st Aviation Battalion crest lapel pin
Item Number: 069museum4990   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

101st Aviation Battalion unit crest. On July 1, 1968 the 188th was deactivated and became Charlie Company 101st Aviation Battalion. They kept the moniker "Black Widows". They still exist today having served multiple tours in Iraq and Afganistan.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 12 Apr 2018[Updated: 16 Apr 2018]
10th Combat Aviation Battalion crest lapel pin
Item Number: 069museum4989   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

10th Combat Aviation Battalion crest. In July and August 1967 the 188th supported the Korean White Horse and Capital Divisions on "Temporary Duty" or TDY. Another battalion they were briefly attached to in II Corps Area of Operations.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 12 Apr 2018[Updated: 16 Apr 2018]
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment patch
Item Number: 069museum3273   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

11th Armored Cavalry Regiment patch

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 Aug 2008[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
159th ASHB Operational Statistics for Period Ending 31 July 1968
Item Number: 0690108001   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 16 Oct 2009[Updated: 16 Oct 2009]
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173rd Airborne Division patch
Item Number: 069museum5123   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

The 188th AHC supported the 173rd Airborne Division in 1967-1968 at Dau Tieng in III Corps.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 05 Jul 2018[Updated: 10 Jul 2018]
188 AHC Voices from the past Ashau Valley August 5, 1968
Item Number: 069AU2826   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Audio CD containing 3 tracks. Includes recordings of radio traffic.

01 Ashau Valley 2:48

02 Ashau Valley CV 2:42

03 Monkey Business 8:52

cockpit VOX - Killer 1-5 - humor - comedy - leisure

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 05 Jun 2018[Updated: 30 Aug 2019]
188th AHC Black Widows hat
Item Number: 069museum3285   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

188th AHC Black Widows cap

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 Aug 2008[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
188th AHC C. Maurer-Smokie
Item Number: 069VI2528   (Click For More Item Information)
 Moving Image

Video titled: 188th AHC C. Maurer-Smokie

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 28 Jul 2008[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
188th AHC Footage - '67-'68
Item Number: 069VI2530   (Click For More Item Information)
 Moving Image

188th AHC footage '67 - '68.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 28 Jul 2008[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
188th AHC Spiders photos from Haddock 1967 - 68
Item Number: 069EM0951   (Click For More Item Information)
 Electronic Media

NOT DIGITIZED

Disc contains an audio recording of radio traffic and photographs of the 188th Assault Helicopter Company in Vietnam. Contains photos of soldiers in camp, helicopters, maintenance on helicopters, views from helicopters while flying, helicopters flying, Vietnamese cities and Vietnamese people.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 04 Jun 2018[Updated: 12 Jun 2018]
188th Assault Helicopter Company Black Widows hats
Item Number: 069museum3283   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Two 188th Assault Helicopter Company (Black Widows) caps

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 Aug 2008[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
188th Assault Helicopter Company T-shirt
Item Number: 069museum2890   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Grey United States Army Aviation, 188th Assault Helicopter Company T-shirt. The shirt is a size XL.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 30 Nov 2006[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
188th Attack Helicopter Company: Video by Geoffrey Handel
Item Number: 644VI0268   (Click For More Item Information)
 Moving Image

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Geoffrey Handel Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 04 Feb 2002[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
188th Attack Helicopter Company Video History, Vietnam 1967-1968
Item Number: 640VI0264   (Click For More Item Information)
 Moving Image

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Jack Johnson Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 04 Feb 2002[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
188th Attack Helicopter Company,Smokie: Video by Charles Maurer
Item Number: 645VI0267   (Click For More Item Information)
 Moving Image

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Charles Maurer Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 04 Feb 2002[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
188th Black Widow Aviation 1rst button
Item Number: 069museum5027   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

"1rst" appears on image because this is an image of the patch that the unit had created locally in Vietnam, the misspelling was done by the local company that produced the patch.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 03 May 2018[Updated: 11 May 2018]
188th Black Widow Aviation 1st patch
Item Number: 069museum4973   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 11 Apr 2018[Updated: 16 Apr 2018]
188th Black Widow Aviation 1st patch
Item Number: 069museum4972   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 11 Apr 2018[Updated: 16 Apr 2018]
188th Black Widow Aviation 2nd button
Item Number: 069museum5028   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 03 May 2018[Updated: 11 May 2018]
188th Black Widow Aviation 2nd button
Item Number: 069museum5029   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 03 May 2018[Updated: 11 May 2018]
188th Black Widow Aviation 2nd patch
Item Number: 069museum4974   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 11 Apr 2018[Updated: 16 Apr 2018]
188th Black Widow Aviation 603rd patch
Item Number: 069museum4971   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 11 Apr 2018[Updated: 16 Apr 2018]
188th Black Widow Aviation Aim High button
Item Number: 069museum5030   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 03 May 2018[Updated: 11 May 2018]
188th Flag 4/7/98
Item Number: 069VI2534   (Click For More Item Information)
 Moving Image

188th Flag 4/7/98

Item Creation Date: 07 April 1998

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 28 Jul 2008[Updated: 11 Apr 2018]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
188th Flight Crews Fort Campbell 12/1966, photos and documents illustrating patches
Item Number: 069EM0910   (Click For More Item Information)
 Electronic Media

NOT DIGITIZED

188th Flight Crews Fort Campbell 12/1966, 42 photos and documents
illustrating patches, T-shirts and mugs and awards received.

Item Creation Date: 01 December 1966

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 25 Apr 2018[Updated: 02 May 2018]
188th LZ Sally Spiders hat
Item Number: 069museum3284   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

188th LZ Sally Spiders cap.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 Aug 2008[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
1964-1965 UTT/68th Aviation
Item Number: 640VI2730   (Click For More Item Information)
 Moving Image

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Jack Johnson Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 12 Nov 2009[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
1965 half dollar
Item Number: 069museum5067   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

1965 was the year that Dick Detra graduated from South High School in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He was drafted in November of 1966.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 May 2018[Updated: 11 May 2018]
1967 half dollar
Item Number: 069museum5065   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 May 2018[Updated: 11 May 2018]
1967 half dollar
Item Number: 069museum5066   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 May 2018[Updated: 11 May 2018]
1967 quarter
Item Number: 069museum5064   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 May 2018[Updated: 11 May 2018]
199th Light Infantry Brigade patch
Item Number: 069museum5121   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

The 188th AHC supported the 199th Light Infantry Brigade numerous times in III Corps during 1967. The 199th LIB are known as the "Redcatchers".

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 05 Jul 2018[Updated: 10 Jul 2018]
1st Armored Division 'Old Ironsides' lapel pin
Item Number: 069museum5054   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 May 2018[Updated: 11 May 2018]
1st Aviation Brigade crest lapel pin
Item Number: 069museum4987   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Circa 1968. The 188th wore the authorized patch of the 1st Aviation Brigade, the parent unit.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 12 Apr 2018[Updated: 16 Apr 2018]
1st Aviation Brigade lapel pin
Item Number: 069museum5056   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 May 2018[Updated: 11 May 2018]
1st Cavalry Division patch
Item Number: 069museum5124   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Original in-country authorized 1st Cavalry Division. The Black Widows worked with the 1st Cav on several operations.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 05 Jul 2018[Updated: 10 Jul 2018]
1st Cavalry Division patch
Item Number: 069museum5125   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

Original in-country authorized 1st Cavalry Division. The Black Widows worked with the 1st Cav on several operations.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 05 Jul 2018[Updated: 10 Jul 2018]
1st Infantry Division patch
Item Number: 069museum5128   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

The 188th AHC supported the 1st Infantry Division "Big Red One" many times during its 8 months at Dau Tieng.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 05 Jul 2018[Updated: 10 Jul 2018]
1st Logistical Command patch
Item Number: 069museum3268   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

1st Logitical Command patch

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 Aug 2008[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
1st Marine Division Guadalcanal patch
Item Number: 069museum3269   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

1st Marine Division, Guadalcanal patch

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

Added: 07 Aug 2008[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
1st Spiders A Company 4/3 AVN pocket patch
Item Number: 069museum5097   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

    Item Creation Date: No Date

    Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

    Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

    Added: 11 Jun 2018[Updated: 18 Jun 2018]
    25th Infantry Division lapel pin
    Item Number: 069museum5055   (Click For More Item Information)
     Museum Object

    Item Creation Date: No Date

    Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

    Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

    Added: 07 May 2018[Updated: 11 May 2018]
    25th Infantry Division patch
    Item Number: 069museum5127   (Click For More Item Information)
     Museum Object

    Authorized shoulder patch of the 25th Infantry Division. Dau Tieng base camp was built by the 3rd Brigade, 4th Infantry Divisiion just prior to the 188th AHCs arrival. They supported the 3rd Brigade for 8 months. After 1 August 1967 the 3rd Brigade became part of the 25th Infantry Division.

    Item Creation Date: No Date

    Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

    Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

    Added: 05 Jul 2018[Updated: 10 Jul 2018]
    269th CAB/188th AHC Viet Nam 1967 - 68
    Item Number: 069VI3603   (Click For More Item Information)
     Moving Image

    NOT DIGITIZED

    The 269th Combat Aviation Battalion "Black Barons" were based at Cu Chi in the III Corp area of operations. The 188th Assault Helicopter Company was in this battalion during May 1967 - March 1968 while based at Dau Tieng. The video contains copy of 8mm film from 1967-1968. It has film from in

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    Item Creation Date: No Date

    Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

    Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

    Added: 23 Apr 2018[Updated: 14 Jun 2018]
    269th Combat Aviation Battalion - Aircraft Accident Summary for mid-October 1967
    Item Number: 0690118004   (Click For More Item Information)
     Document

    [Number of Pages: 1]

    Item Creation Date: No Date

    Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

    Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

    Added: 21 Oct 2009[Updated: 21 Oct 2009]
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    269th Combat Aviation Battalion - Operation Report for 04 December 1967
    Item Number: 0690114018   (Click For More Item Information)
     Document

    [Number of Pages: 1]

    Item Creation Date: 04 December 1967

    Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

    Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

    Added: 20 Oct 2009[Updated: 20 Oct 2009]
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    269th Combat Aviation Battalion - Operation Report for 05 December 1967
    Item Number: 0690114019   (Click For More Item Information)
     Document

    [Number of Pages: 1]

    Item Creation Date: 05 December 1967

    Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

    Association: 188th Assault Helicopter Company Association

    Added: 20 Oct 2009[Updated: 20 Oct 2009]
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