- D/16 HISTORY
- D/16th Unit Insignia
- Documents & Publications
- Doc Mason' Family: Service and Sacrifice
- Camp Brancato
- Captain Helmick DSC
- 1st Lt. Frank Mantua, Second Silver Star
- D/16 Operations
- The Restoration of D66
- Okinawa "The Herd Prepares for War"
- Combat Art and Camouflage
- Cat Patch
- Soldiers of the Sky
- FALLEN HEROES
- TROOPER LIFE
- D/16 Store
Additions to the Website
Fifty Years Later, 1st Lieutenant Frank Mantua: Awarded a second Silver Star for extraordinary heroism in the battle of Tuy Hoa
One family's "Honor - Service - Sacrifice"
Five brother's serve in World War II. One of their sons serves in Vietnam and pays the ultimate price by sacrificing himself to save others.
CAMP BRANCATO, BIEN HOA: Named after the first D/16th KIA in Vietnam
CAPTAIN ROBERT HELMICK: Awarded the DSC for extraordinary heroism in the battle of Tuy Hoa
- One of the iconic images of the Vietnam War -
A D16 SPAT firing cannister rounds at the enemy
D/16th Membership is now available to all veterans who served in Company D, 16th Armor, 173d Airborne. Click on the "Links" tab above and select Membership. Join with fellow troopers to share contacts and exchange information.
D/16 is now on Facebook: Post your comments and reflections along with the community of interested followers.
Features and Articles
Who Are These D/16 Troopers ?
Help Identify these D/16 Troopers before time takes their names away from us. Afford them the recognition they deserve for their service. HELP OUT HERE
COMBAT ART AND CAMOUFLAGE: See how D/16 troopers changed the appearance of their APC's.
There are 58,267 names listed on that polished black wall....see the history of the sacrifice of The Names on the Wall.