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121st Aviation Company Association Collection (2273) Finding Aid

Item Number: 22730000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of electronic media containing the 121st Aviation Company archive with annual supplements. The archive includes images, written stories, and official documentation for the 93rd Transportation Company (Light Helicopter), the 121st Aviation Company, 121st Assault Helicopter Company, the 80th Transportation Detachment and other attached units from 1962 through 1970.

The collection also includes photographs, negatives, and slides accumulated by Robert P. Greene. The photographs depict soldiers from the 121st Aviation Company from 1964-1965.

Dates

  • 1962 to 1970
Title
121st Aviation Company Association Collection (2273) Finding Aid
Date
2009-12-17
Length (Linear Feet)
0.3
Location(s)
Cold Storage; CS 66.10
6
Electronic Media

121st Aviation Company Historical Report with Annual Supplements, 1963-1970 – 2273EM0468

121 AVN Association Archive Version 1, 31 December 2011 – 2273EM0572

121 AVN Association Archive Version 3, 31 December 2013 – 2273EM0614

121st Aviation Association Archive Version 5 February 2016 – 2273EM0636

121st Aviation Association Archive Version 6 January 2017 2273EM0658

121st Aviation Association Archive Version 7 January 2018 - 2273EM0905

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15
Slides

Scenes from an air assault

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257
Photographs

42 photographs, 5 color negatives - hamlet and outpost resupplies; villagers; evacuation of refugees; personnel changes; Rach Gia; helicopters transporting vehicles; street scenes; Soc Trang; 121st Aviation Company base; Christmas candle display; unidentified airfield; helicopter assaults; helicopter gunner; color; 2.5 x 3.5 inches, 3.5 x 5 inches

6 photographs - 114th Aviation Company mess hall dedication ceremony (1 April 1964); b&w; 3.5 x 5.5 inches

24 photographs - General Woolrough's inspection tour (28 April 1964); b&w; 3.5 x 5 inches

17 photographs - BG Joseph E. Stillwill, Jr. farewell (27 June 1964); b&w; 3.5 x 5.5 inches

8 photographs - scenes from an unidentified airfield; b&w; 5 x 7 inches

123 photographs - scenes of base life; aerial views; Vinh Long; Joe Levinson; Soc Trang (including Army International Aerial Port); weapons and artillery; helicopters (e.g. transporting vehicles and supplies, damaged, attack formations); preparations for an assault; 57th Medical Ambulance Hueys; soldiers crossing LZ during assault (Tan Hiep); General Dan Van Quang (21st Division Commander); General Stillwell and General Woolrough; Vietnamese pulling a 105 Howitzer from a river; lotus flowers; Vietnamese children; street scenes; Buddhist temples; Catholic orphanage; boats unloading rice at a mill; alert team in a bunker; soldiers resting, playing music; planning meetings and debriefs; soldiers dressed in Vietnamese clothing; b&w; various sizes

32 photographs - award ceremonies; USASCV Commanders Conference group photo; 25th Division gunners unit photo; Soc Trang International airport; helicopters (e.g. attack formation); weapons; Vietnamese soldiers (e.g in the jungle, in tanks); Soc Trang 121st Aviation Company base (including residential areas); military vehicles; soldiers (e.g. cleaning their weapons, in an officer's club); b&w; 8 x 10 inches

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6
Electronic Media

121st Aviation Company Historical Report with Annual Supplements, 1963-1970 – 2273EM0468

121 AVN Association Archive Version 1, 31 December 2011 – 2273EM0572

121 AVN Association Archive Version 3, 31 December 2013 – 2273EM0614

121st Aviation Association Archive Version 5 February 2016 – 2273EM0636

121st Aviation Association Archive Version 6 January 2017 2273EM0658

121st Aviation Association Archive Version 7 January 2018 - 2273EM0905

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15
Slides

Scenes from an air assault

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257
Photographs

42 photographs, 5 color negatives - hamlet and outpost resupplies; villagers; evacuation of refugees; personnel changes; Rach Gia; helicopters transporting vehicles; street scenes; Soc Trang; 121st Aviation Company base; Christmas candle display; unidentified airfield; helicopter assaults; helicopter gunner; color; 2.5 x 3.5 inches, 3.5 x 5 inches

6 photographs - 114th Aviation Company mess hall dedication ceremony (1 April 1964); b&w; 3.5 x 5.5 inches

24 photographs - General Woolrough's inspection tour (28 April 1964); b&w; 3.5 x 5 inches

17 photographs - BG Joseph E. Stillwill, Jr. farewell (27 June 1964); b&w; 3.5 x 5.5 inches

8 photographs - scenes from an unidentified airfield; b&w; 5 x 7 inches

123 photographs - scenes of base life; aerial views; Vinh Long; Joe Levinson; Soc Trang (including Army International Aerial Port); weapons and artillery; helicopters (e.g. transporting vehicles and supplies, damaged, attack formations); preparations for an assault; 57th Medical Ambulance Hueys; soldiers crossing LZ during assault (Tan Hiep); General Dan Van Quang (21st Division Commander); General Stillwell and General Woolrough; Vietnamese pulling a 105 Howitzer from a river; lotus flowers; Vietnamese children; street scenes; Buddhist temples; Catholic orphanage; boats unloading rice at a mill; alert team in a bunker; soldiers resting, playing music; planning meetings and debriefs; soldiers dressed in Vietnamese clothing; b&w; various sizes

32 photographs - award ceremonies; USASCV Commanders Conference group photo; 25th Division gunners unit photo; Soc Trang International airport; helicopters (e.g. attack formation); weapons; Vietnamese soldiers (e.g in the jungle, in tanks); Soc Trang 121st Aviation Company base (including residential areas); military vehicles; soldiers (e.g. cleaning their weapons, in an officer's club); b&w; 8 x 10 inches

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Pub Credit Line
22730000000, 121st Aviation Association Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 17 Dec 2009 [Updated: 19 Jun 2018]