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57th Assault Helicopter Co.
57th AHC
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Statement Of Service

57th Aviation Company
Constituted 5 June 1961 in the Regular Army as the 57th Aviation Company.
Activated 1 July 1961 at Fort Sill, Oklahoma
Inactivated 1 January 1967 in Vietnam

57th Assault Helicopter Company
Activated 8 February 1967 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Inactivated 13 March 1973 in Vietnam
Activated 18 February 1986 in Germany
Inactivated 16 July 1987 in Germany

Campaign Participation

Republic Of Vietnam
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


Presidential Unit Citation - Republic Of Vietnam, 29 Oct 1967 to 30 Nov 1967

Valorous Unit Award - Republic Of Vietnam, 14 Aug 1969 to 20 Jan 1970

Meritorious Unit Commendation - Republic of Vietnam, Dec 1965 to Jun 1966

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm - 2nd, 22 Feb 1967 to 17 May 1968
Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm - 3rd, 1 Apr 1970 to 26 Jun 1970

Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Honor Medal - First Class, 1 Jul 1970 to 31 Dec 1970
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