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2d Battalion
82d Aviation

Lineage and Honors Information as of 16 January 1997

2d Battalion
82d Aviation Lineage

Constituted 15 November 1962 in the Regular Army as Company B, 82d Aviation Battalion, an element of the 82d Airborne Division

Activated 7 December 1962 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Reorganized and redesignated 15 January 1987 as Company B, 82d Aviation, an element of the 82d Airborne Division

Reorganized and redesignated 16 October 1989 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2d Battalion, 82d Aviation, and remained assigned to the 82d Airborne Division (organic elements concurrently constituted and activated)

2d Battalion
82d Aviation Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

Armed Forces Expeditions: * Dominican Republic; * Grenada

Southwest Asia: * Defense of Saudi Arabia; * Liberation and Defense of Kuwait


*Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for SOUTHWEST ASIA

Company B additionally entitled to:

    Army Superior Unit Award for 1988-1989

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