• 55-3319 United States Army. Delivered 19-Dec-1956. Designated U-1A.
Initially at Quantico Marine Corps Air Station, VA, on loan to the Marine Corps.
Assigned back with the US Army and 3rd Aviation Company, Fort Riley, Kansas.
Jul-1957. Deployed with the unit to Illesheim, Germany until disbanded in Nov-1959.
Nov-1959. US Army Special Forces Detachment (Airborne) Europe (Aviation Section), Bad Tolz, Germany until Apr-1962.
Apr-1962: Short storage at, Mannheim Barracks depot.
Oct-1962. 2nd Aviation Company in France. Actual location unknown until Feb-1967.
Feb-1967. Aviation Section, 3rd Brigade, Germany.
Oct-1967 Returned to the Depot at Mannheim to be prepared to be shipped back to the United States and on to Vietnam.
Mar-1968. 18th Aviation Company. Pleiku, Vietnam.
Incident: Beach, east of Phu Bai, Vietnam, 26-Apr-1969. Forced landing following engine failure. Airlifted by Chinook to Marble. Mountain, Da Nang, but, as so often happened, was dropped on arrival and effectively wrecked.
May-1969. Handed over to the 142nd Transportation Company, Da Nang and scrapped.