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10th Aviation

Lineage and Honors Information as of 2 April 1997

10th Aviation Lineage

Constituted 21 August 1965 in the Regular Army as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 10th Aviation Battalion

Activated 23 August 1965 at Fort Benning, Georgia

Reorganized and redesignated 1 December 1968 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 10th Aviation Battalion

Inactivated 30 December 1980 at Fort Lewis, Washington

Assigned 17 April 1986 to the 1st Armored Division and activated in Germany (organic elements concurrently constituted and activated)

Inactivated 16 November 1987 in Germany and relieved from assignment to the 1st Armored Division

Reorganized and redesignated 2 October 1988 as the 10th Aviation, a parent regiment under the United States Army Regimental System, and transferred to the United States Army Training and Doctrine Command

Withdrawn 5 January 1996 from the United States Army Training and Doctrine Command, consolidated with the 10th Aviation Company (see ANNEX), and consolidated unit designated as the 10th Aviation

ANNEX

Constituted 14 June 1957 in the Regular Army as the 10th Aviation Company, an element of the 10th Infantry Division

Activated 1 July 1957 in Germany

Inactivated 14 June 1958 at Fort Benning, Georgia

10th Aviation Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

Vietnam: Defense; Counteroffensive; Counteroffensive, Phase II; Counteroffensive, Phase III; Tet Counteroffensive; Counteroffensive, Phase IV; Counteroffensive, Phase V; Counteroffensive, Phase VI; Tet 69/Counteroffensive; Summer-Fall 1969; Winter-Spring 1970; Sanctuary Counteroffensive; Counteroffensive, Phase VII; Consolidation I; Consolidation II

Decorations

Valorous Unit Award for TUY HOA VALLEY

Valorous Unit Award for DAK TO

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for VIETNAM 1965-1966

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for VIETNAM 1966-1967

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm for VIETNAM 1965-1966

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm for VIETNAM 1966-1967

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm for VIETNAM 1967-1968

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm for VIETNAM 1969-1970

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm for VIETNAM 1970-1972

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Gold Star for VIETNAM 1970


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