B Troop 2nd of the 17th Cavalry Regiment
The 17th Cavalry Regiment was constituted on 1 JUL 1916 at Fort Bliss during the Mexican Revolution (Pancho Villa) and Inactivated 26 SEP 1921.
B Troop 17th Cav (Airborn Recon) was reactivated along with the 101st Abn Div at Fort Campbell KY in 1956. A 'Rendezvous with Destiny'.
In the Early 60's the 17th Cav was expanded and the 2/17 Cav remaines at Ft. Campbell with the 101 Airborne Division.
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