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Dick Detra, Mr. (Dick Detra) (069) Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

 Collection

Found in 1343 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
'Beats Walkin' Poster - 188th Assault Helicopter Company 'Black Widows'
Item Number: 0690301016   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 26 Aug 2019[Updated: 26 Aug 2019]
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'Beats Walkin' Poster - 188th Assault Helicopter Company 'Black Widows'
Item Number: 0690310017   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 26 Sep 2019[Updated: 26 Sep 2019]
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'Beats Walkin' Poster - 188th Assault Helicopter Company 'Black Widows'
Item Number: 0690311001   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 26 Sep 2019[Updated: 27 Sep 2019]
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'Beats Walkin' Poster - 188th Assault Helicopter Company 'Black Widows'
Item Number: 0690311018   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 27 Sep 2019[Updated: 27 Sep 2019]
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'Spiders' Artwork - Photocopy
Item Number: 0690311006   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 26 Sep 2019[Updated: 03 Oct 2019]
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'Unsung Heroine' / ARVN, 25th Infantry Destroy Enemy Base in Jungle - The Observer - Newspaper Articles
Item Number: 0690305040   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 04 October 1967

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 04 Sep 2019[Updated: 10 Sep 2019]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
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101st Airborne Decal
Item Number: 0690604067   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 13 May 2019[Updated: 13 May 2019]
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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]
101st Aviation Regiment History
Item Number: 0690604009   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 30 April 2002

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 30 Apr 2019[Updated: 30 Apr 2019]
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103 Reds Killed in Triple Attack on U.S. Battalion / Ike Won't Require Surgery - Pacific Stars and Stripes Volume 23, Number 292 - Newspaper Article
Item Number: 0690305048   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 20 October 1967

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 04 Sep 2019[Updated: 04 Sep 2019]
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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]
10th Mountain Division Shoulder Insignia - Historical Narrative
Item Number: 0690312026   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 4]

Author(s): Al Kauffman

Item Creation Date: July 1997

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 02 Oct 2019[Updated: 03 Oct 2019]
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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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159th Brigade History
Item Number: 0690604024   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 01 May 2019[Updated: 01 May 2019]
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159th Brigade Unit Crest
Item Number: 0690604025   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 01 May 2019[Updated: 01 May 2019]
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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 'Black Widow' Aviation Reunion Welcome Packet
Item Number: 0690315024   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 3]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 09 Oct 2019[Updated: 09 Oct 2019]
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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 May-Aug 1967
Item Number: 069EM0924   (Click For More Item Information)
 Electronic Media

NOT DIGITIZED

One CD containing digitized photographs of the 188th Assault Helicopter Company from May to August 1967 taken by Lieutenant Colonel Bob Janes. Additional documents accompanying the CD can be found in the manuscript material for this collection.

Avn Logo
Cav Trooper
TH-55 Fort Walters,

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Item Creation Date: May - August 1967

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 04 May 2018[Updated: 04 May 2018]
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 - Collage of Flags
Item Number: 0690309048   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 25 Sep 2019[Updated: 25 Sep 2019]
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188th Assault Helicopter Company 'Guns Up' Sign - Photocopy
Item Number: 0690309001   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 20 Sep 2019[Updated: 03 Oct 2019]
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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 Collage
Item Number: 0690309007   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 23 Sep 2019[Updated: 03 Oct 2019]
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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 Black Widow Aviation - Manuscript
Item Number: 0690125001   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 216]

Item Creation Date: November 1966

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 25 Apr 2019[Updated: 30 Apr 2019]
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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: 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 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 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 Helicopter Squadron 'Blackhawks' in the Katum Area - Photocopy
Item Number: 0690307034   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard (Dick) Detra Collection

Added: 16 Sep 2019[Updated: 03 Oct 2019]
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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]
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]