UP FOR AUCTION IS A: THE 170th AHC- 170th Assault Helicopter Company – BUNCCANEER” Size: 4” Dia Rare PieceSuperb Condition, Excellent Piece.COOL HAND EMBROIDERED PIECE we have 2 pieces only, already sold one, although love this stunning patch much but now we decide to sell the last ” BUNCCANEER”Hope this patch will have a great new home. —————————————————————-170th Assault Helicopter Company – Buccaneers. The 170th Aviation Company was activated September 1, 1965 at Fort Benning, Georgia. In November the 170th departed Oakland, California arriving Qui Nhon, South Vietnam on December 22, 1965 and assigned to the 10th Aviation Battalion. On January 10, 1966 the company was redesignated the 170th Assault Helicopter Company and assigned to the 52nd Aviation Battalion, the famed “Flying Dragons” and was part of Airmobile Light. Deploying to Camp Holloway, Pleiku, in the Central Highlands of South Vietnam, the 170th joined the 119th AHC, 155th AHC and the 219th Aviation Company. The 52nd Combat Aviation Battalion continued to grow as it was joined by sister assault helicopter companies of the 57th AHC, 189th AHC, 361st Aerial Escort and Weapons Company and the 179th ASHC in May 1969. The 170th were assigned the SOG mission, later training crews of the 57th AHC in that mission, as it was rotated between the two units for a period. The 361st Aerial Weapons Company was exclusively equipped with Cobra Helicopters Gunships that were the daily fire support for the Bikini’s. The 170th AHC became one of the most elite helicopter units of the Vietnam War. The 170th proudly led the way establishing the Traditions of Army Aviation and helped write the Bible on Air Assault. OR TO SEE 190TH AHC 2ND. PLT. “GLADIATORS” PATCH PLS CLICK HERE ! —————————————————————————————– WHAT YOU SEE IS EXACTLY WHAT YOU GET(This item will be shipping from the united stated within 24 hours of confirmed payment )Satisfied or money back guaranteeCombine shipping is available——————————————————————————————-Pls Note: I will do my best to promptly answer any inquiries or any questions Will someone pls let me know if there is something wrong. if you’re not happy please contact me before leaving neutral feedback to reach a positive resolution.Feedback is important to you as a buyer and to me as a seller. We would appreciate you providing feedback after you receive your item.We will then gladly provide feedback for you.——————————————————————————————-==================Click here to check out my other items! ===============================Be sure to add me to your favorites list!================Thanks for your time.
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