Blackhorse Base Camp, 11th ACR, Xuan Loc, Vietnam 1968

11th Armored Cavalry Regiment in Vietnam | US Army Documentary | 1969 Please SUPPORT my work on Patreon: https://bit.ly/2LT6opZ Visit my 2ND CHANNEL: https://bit.ly/2ILbyX8 Facebook: https://bit.ly/2INA7yt Twitter: https://b... Edgar Ardon. Hooah. Thunder Strike. Patton Tank. M48. Us Armor . Vietnam War Photos. Military Pictures. Military Modelling. American …

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THE MISSION OF THE 11TH ARMORED CAVALRY'S VETERANS OF VIETNAM AND CAMBODIA IS:1) TO IMPROVE THE OVERALL LIFE OF THE MEN WHO SERVED WITH THE 11TH ARMORED CAVALRY REGIMENT IN THE VIETNAM WAR;2) TO ASSIST THE MEMBERSHIP WHENEVER POSSIBLE. Ruling year info. 1987. Principal Officer PETER L …

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Vietnam 1969 - 1970 - ESBRANDT

Riding with the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, AKA, Blackhorse I was a Combat Medic. When I was first sent to Vietnam in 1969, I was assigned to the 11th ACR.. After landing outside of Saigon (now called Ho Chi Minh City), in Bien Hoa, I was taken by helicopter, truck to Loc Ninh where my unit from the 11th. ACR was located.

The Blackhorse in Vietnam: The 11th Armored Cavalry ...

He arrived in Vietnam in late 1969 and was briefly assigned to the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment. He served most of his Vietnam tour with the 2nd Squadron, 1st Armored Cavalry (Blackhawks), serving as an armored cavalry platoon leader and the Long Range Reconnaissance Patrol platoon leader. He was awarded the Bronze Star with "V" for valor, the …

Armoured cavalry - Wikipedia

Vietnam: U.S. armoured cavalry. M113 ACAV in Vietnam. U.S. Army armoured cavalry had the mission of reconnaissance and security. Unlike armoured and infantry units, U.S. Cavalry is organized into squadrons and troops, which are equivalent to battalions and companies respectively. A regiment of armoured cavalry, such as the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment …

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The 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment ("Blackhorse Regiment") is a unit of the United States Army garrisoned at Fort Irwin, California.Although termed an armored cavalry regiment, it is being re-organized as a multi-component heavy brigade combat team. [citation needed] The regiment has served in the Philippine–American War, World War II, the Vietnam War, Cold …

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The 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment … bec[a]me one of the Army's finest units in Vietnam. It rapidly moved beyond conventional expectations regarding armor's ability to cross difficult tropical terrain. Often parceled out in squadron increments to avail larger commands of its precious armored firepower, the regiment would see action in many areas, with many different …

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Unlike armoured and infantry units, U.S. Cavalry is organized into squadrons and troops, which are equivalent to battalions and companies respectively. A regiment of armoured cavalry, such as the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment (the Black Horse Regiment) in Vietnam, consisted of three full squadrons of armoured cavalry.

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On-Line Talk on the Blackhorse Regiment in the Vietnam War. July 22, 2020. Don Snedeker, the author of The Blackhorse in Vietnam: The 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment in Vietnam and Cambodia, 1966-1972, will discuss that book, a history of his old unit, in a webinar sponsored by the Association of…

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During the drawdown of U.S. forces in Vietnam in early 1972, the 11th ACR was inactivated in stages (Air Troop inactivated 20 March 1972 in Vietnam; 2d Squadron inactivated 6 April 1972 in Vietnam) and subsequently reactivated in Germany (Air Troop and 2d Squadron activated 17 May 1972 in Germany) by reflagging the 14th Armored Cavalry Regiment...

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The 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment and the Vietnam War, December 1965 to December 1966 to Army . U.S. By John M. Carland n 1965, the United States Government made a series of fate­ ful decisions about the conflict in Southeast Asia, the result of which I was to place American ground forces at the forefront of South Vietnam's war against main force units of indigenous …

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Episode 2137 - 2021 11th ACR Reunion in Dallas

During the week of August 23-30, 2021, Vietnam Veterans who served with the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment during its time in Vietnam from 1966 to 1972 held a reunion in Dallas, Texas. The event is the 36th annual reunion where there is expected to be as many as 700 attendees. That would make it the largest reunion of Vietnam veterans in the ...

11th ARMORED CAVALRY/C-TROOP-VIETNAM 1969-70

1/11th Armored Cavalry Regiment. C-Troop, 2nd Platoon. Vietnam 1969-70. sir CHANCEALOT. This is the name of the Armored Personnel Carrier I was on while in country. The word sir is not capitalized because I was in C-Troop so all of our APCs had names which began with the letter "C". This is a photo of the 11th Armored Cavlary vets that showed ...

11th Armored Cavalry Regiment – Wikipedia

The M551 was a high-speed, yet heavily armed, armored reconnaissance vehicle capable of operating in swampy areas. It was developed to replace the heavy M48 tanks operating with the divisional and regimental cavalry squadrons (11th Armored Cavalry continued to use their M48). The main weapon, a 152mm M81 gun/missile launcher, was equipped with …

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On May 17, 1972, the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment was assigned the mission of patrolling the East-West German border along "The Fulda Gap." For 17 years the regiment conducted its mission. On November 9, 1989, the East – West Berlin Wall fell. By December of 1991, the Soviet Union was dissolved. The regiment's vigil along the Iron Curtain was over. For these Troopers …

D Company, 1/11 Armored Cavalry

11th Armored Cavalry Regiment 1966 - 1972. This web is dedicated to the troopers who served with D company 1/11 Armored Cavalry Regiment (the Blackhorse) in Vietnam. The company consisted of about ninety men assigned to three platoons each equipped with five M48-A2C or M48-A3 tanks, and a headquarters platoon with two more tanks, an M88 tank recovery …

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The 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment ("Blackhorse Regiment") is a unit of the United States Army garrisoned at Fort Irwin, California. Although termed an armored cavalry regiment, it is being re …

Air Cavalry Troop, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment - VHPA

Air Cavalry Troop, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment Air Cavalry Troop - 11th ACR: 11th Cav - Air Cavalry Troop : 11th ACR Flight Section I believe, "Red 122" Thunderhorse, a Cobra crew. Click here to read Doug Kibbeys story of AH-1G 15122 Click here for the Goldbook information on AH-1G 15122 Image courtesy of Doug Kibbey: A morning …

1st Cavalry Vietnam Roster Division [WJQOP4]

About Vietnam Cavalry Division 1st Roster . It was in July 1965 at FT Benning Georgia that it went Airmobile when the 11th Air Assault Division (Test) was incorporated into the 2nd Infantry Division, with the whole deal being reflagged as the 1st Cavalry Division and sent to South Vietnam). 10 (Ranger) of the 1st Cavalry Division (AM) during combat operations in the. Tall …

11th Armored Cavalry's Veterans of Vietnam & Cambodia

11th Armored Cavalry's Veterans of Vietnam & Cambodia Together Then - Together Again. Videos . Ronald Reagan gives a shout out to the Legendary 11th Cavalry Regiment at the beginning of the video.

11th Armored Cavalry Regiment - ASA LIVES

The 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment arrived in Vietnam from Ft Meade, MD on 8 Sep 66 and departed Vietnam on 5 Mar 71. * Killed in chopper accident 21 Mar 68. The 11th ACR seldom fought as a complete unit. Its squadrons were frequently parcelled out to divisions. The 11 th Cavalry originated at Fort Myer, ia, on February 2, 1901, as a Horse ...

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Program areas at 11TH Armored Cavalry's Veterans of Vietnam and Cambodia. College scholarships were provided to childen and grandchildren of men who served in the regiment in the Vietnam war. An annual reunion is held. Members, their families and the next of kin of membes of the regiment killed in action in Vietnam and Cambodia are invited and ...

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11th Armored Cavalry Regiment ... This Site Is Dedicated To all those Brave Men who fought and Died in Vietnam. To some they are just names on a wall To us they were our friends Each with Mothers and Fathers, Wives, Children, Friends and family. In Memory of my friend Pete Echon I just added these names to the Absent Comrades Since Vietnan list Website Staff Otis …

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Vietnam: U.S. armoured cavalry. U.S. Army armoured cavalry has the mission of reconnaissance and security. Unlike armoured and infantry units, U.S. Cavalry is organized in Regiments, Squadrons, and Troops which are equivalent to Brigades, Battalions, and Companies respectively. A regiment of armoured cavalry, such as the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment …

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The 11th's performance during the 1968 Tet offensive proved beyond all doubt the value of armored cavalry in Vietnam, asserts the author. The regiment was sixty to one hundred kilometers northwest of critical military bases in and around Bien Hoa (north of Saigon), on the search and destroy operations when Tet began. Numerically superior and well-armed …

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The 11th Armored Cavalry's Veterans of Vietnam & Cambodia was founded in 1984 after 75 names of Blackhorse Troopers were collected in Washington DC at the dedication of the "Three Fighting Men" statue near the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Reunions have …