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B Troop, 2/17th Cavalry Association Collection (011) Finding Aid

Item Number: 0110000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

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.

Dates

  • 02 November 2001

Biographical / Historical

B Troop, 2nd/17th Cavalry Association was formed at a 1998 reunion. Its objective 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 Conflict. The Association is active in promoting the research, dissemination, and preservation of information concerning association members and assists members in locating others with whom they served. B Troop, 2nd/17th Cavalry Association is tax exempt under IRC 501 (c) (19).
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
2.0
Pages
8
Location(s)
D079.6D, Museum Objects, Cold Storage Vault, Newsletter Collection
2
Museum Objects

Watch from 2002 Banshee Reunion
Souvenir pin of the United States Flag

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1
Electronic Media

Digital Copy of Banshee Gazette, July 2002

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4
Moving Images

011VI0185: B Troop 2nd Squadron 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division Return trip to Vietnam, Part 1, (Raw film footage by James Winlow on Banshee's members return trip to Vietnam)
011VI0186: B Troop 2nd Squadron 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division Return trip to Vietnam, Part 2, (Raw film footage by James Winlow on Banshee's members return trip to Vietnam)"
011VI0187: B Troop 2nd Squadron 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division Return trip to Vietnam, Part 3, (Raw film footage by James Winlow on Banshee's members return trip to Vietnam )"
011VI0188: B Troop 2nd Squadron 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division Return trip to Vietnam, Part 4, (Raw film footage by James Winlow on Banshee's members return trip to Vietnam)"

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12
Newsletters

The Banshee Gazette: 1997: December; 1998: March, December; 1999: June, September-December; 2000: August, December; 2002: December; 2003: July; 2006: December; 2007: January – March, October - December

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  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D079.6D ]]

Inventory

  • Playing card with Airborne logos on front and back "kill card"
  • B Troop 2 / 17th Cavalry Association bumper sticker
  • B Troop 2 / 17th Cavalry Association by-laws
  • The Banshee Gazette Vol 6 Iss 2, December 2002 (2 copies).
  • The Banshee Gazette, Volume 10, Issue 1, January-February-March 2007
2
Museum Objects

Watch from 2002 Banshee Reunion
Souvenir pin of the United States Flag

Click here to view all Museum Objects
1
Electronic Media

Digital Copy of Banshee Gazette, July 2002

Click here to view all Electronic Media
4
Moving Images

011VI0185: B Troop 2nd Squadron 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division Return trip to Vietnam, Part 1, (Raw film footage by James Winlow on Banshee's members return trip to Vietnam)
011VI0186: B Troop 2nd Squadron 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division Return trip to Vietnam, Part 2, (Raw film footage by James Winlow on Banshee's members return trip to Vietnam)"
011VI0187: B Troop 2nd Squadron 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division Return trip to Vietnam, Part 3, (Raw film footage by James Winlow on Banshee's members return trip to Vietnam )"
011VI0188: B Troop 2nd Squadron 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division Return trip to Vietnam, Part 4, (Raw film footage by James Winlow on Banshee's members return trip to Vietnam)"

Click here to view all Moving Images
12
Newsletters

The Banshee Gazette: 1997: December; 1998: March, December; 1999: June, September-December; 2000: August, December; 2002: December; 2003: July; 2006: December; 2007: January – March, October - December

Click here to view all Newsletters

Pub Credit Line
0110000000, B Troop, 2/17th Cavalry Association Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 02 Nov 2001 [Updated: 23 Feb 2017]