Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

James Winlow Collection
B Troop, 2/17th Cavalry Association
Collection Number
Physical Location(s)
Location Not Listed
Processed by
R. Frankum, Feb. 2002[Updated: Jul. 2004 by A. Stoll]

Scope and Content

This collection contains material from member of B Troop 2/17th Cavalry Association. The objective of the B Troop 2nd 17th Cavalry Association is to preserve the memory, history and honor of those who served with B Troop 2nd 17th Cavalry, 101st Airborne Division before, during, and after the Vietnam War. The Association is active in promoting the research, dissemination and preservation of information concerning Association members and assist members in locating others with whom they served. B Troop 2nd / 17th Cavalry Association is exempt from taxation under IRC 501 (c) (19). James Winlow produced a documentary of a June 1999 return to Vietnam by members of B Troop to re-visit the battleground where Spec. 4 Joseph G. LaPointe Jr. earned, posthumously, the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Abstract of Vietnam Archive Videotape 185, 186, 187, 188 - B Troop members return to Vietnam.

Separated Materials

Moving Images
B Troop 2nd Squadron 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division Return trip to Vietnam, June 1999, Part 1, (Raw film footage by James Winlow on Banshee's members return trip to Vietnam - Copyright restricted) (4 Video Tapes #185-188).