Collection Finding Aid
John-Michael O. Hendrix Collection
B Troop, 2/17th Cavalry Association
R. Frankum, Feb. 2002[Updated: Dec. 2006 by T. Lovelady]
Scope and Content
Book titled To Have and to Hold: The Powerful True Story of Love and Triumph in the Midst of America's Most Tragic War! by John-Michael Hendrix describes Hendrix's experiences in Vietnam as a helicopter pilot. Hendrix's wife Patti also served two tours of duty in Vietnam.
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).
Rights and Access
Collection is open for research
To Have and to Hold: The Powerful True Story of Love and Triumph in the Midst of America's Most Tragic War! by John-Michael Hendrix, 1996.