HONORARY AIR ASSAULT

ATTENTION VIETNAM SCREAMING EAGLE VETERANS:

In honor of our veterans this Veteran’s Day, the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) is planning on recognizing our Vietnam veterans during the Week of the Eagles (June 21 -25, 2021). We would like to personally recognize the men and women that served in Vietnam with the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) with the Honorary Air Assault Badge due to their contributions and execution of air assault missions during the campaign. If you, or a veteran you know, meets all of the following qualifications, please reach out to the 101st Airborne Division Veteran’s Association [101exec@screamingeagle.org or 931-431-0199] or your affiliated Regimental Association:

QUALIFICATIONS:

-Was in direct combat while assigned or attached to a combat unit in the 101st Airborne Division, 101st Air Cavalry Division or 101st Airborne Division (Air Mobile) in Vietnam during the period from 1965 – 1972;
– Was awarded the Combat Infantry Badge, Combat Medical Badge, Combat Action Badge, Air Medal, Army Commendation Medal for Valor , Bronze Star, Legion of Merit, Silver Star, Distinguished Service Cross, or Medal of Honor;
-Conducted 25 or more Combat Helicopter Assaults or a lesser number of “hot” Landing Zones;
-Graduated from Infantry AIT, NCOCC, OCS, IOBC, SERTS, CLC or RECONDO during the Vietnam war”

APPLICATION FOR HONORARY AIR ASSAULT BADGE

Send applications to: 101st Airborne Division Association
PO Box 929
Fort Campbell, KY 42223