United States Army History
Establishing the Army Aviation Corps
February 15, 1984


GENERAL ORDERS
No. 6
HEADQUARTERS
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY
WASHINGTON, DC,
15 February 1984

ARMY AVIATION BRANCH. Pursuant to the authority contained in Title 10, United States Code, section 3063(a)(13), the Aviation Branch is established as a basic branch of the Army effective 12 April 1983.

[DAPE-MP-AV]

By Order of the Secretary of the Army:

JOHN A. WICKHAM, JR.
General, United States Army
Chief of Staff

Official:

ROBERT M. JOYCE
Major General, United States Army
The Adjutant General

DISTRIBUTION: Active Army, ARNG, USAR: To be distributed in accordance with DA Form 12-4 requirements for Department of the Army General Orders.

*U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1984-421-661-403/4294

Source:
U.S. Army Center for Military History


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