196th LIGHT INFANTRY BRIGADE
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WE SUPPORT OUR TROOPS

The 196th Association will give a limited number of grants to members financially unable to attend
the 2015 Reunion in Daytona Beach, FL.
For further information, CLICK HERE

2015 Reunion material was mailed to everyone on February 6th.
Bulk mail appears to be really slow, so please allow a little longer before reporting
If you have not received the package by Feb 27th,
contact Warren Neill or Ken McKenzie (see e-mail address on ASSOCIATION Tab)

Reunion packets are on-line and can be downloaded HERE

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196th Soldier, Specialist Four Donald Sloat received the Medal of Honor (LINK)

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Active 196th has a new Commander, COL Scott Mitchell

Active 196th has a new Cmd Sergeant Major
CSM Christopher Johnson

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THE PHILADELPHIA, PA VA MEDICAL CENTER WILL BE RENAMED AFTER
CORPORAL MICHEAL J. CRESCENZ, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM THE 196th
There will be a ceremony on May 2, 2015 at 10:00 AM.
Check here for further information on attendance by 196th members as it becomes available.


LINK HERE for more information on Micheal Crescenz (this an external website that has not been updated recently)

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The Second-year Yearbook (1967) is now on-line; HERE

Due to SPAMMERS trying to access the FORUM, all new forum members must request registration by sending an e-mail to the 196th Editor, and include a chosen log-in ID and Password. You will get an e-mail when your Forum membership is validated.

Clair Button has created a website for Recon 3/21. It contains a Google Earth file with the major locations of actions, etc for the Summer Offensive 1969 (Click Here)

Bio of Colonel Charles P. Murray, Jr., Aug. 2011 - Medal of Honor recipient, and 196th XO, 1965-1966

Vietnam Topographical Maps on-line: CLICK HERE

 


3/21 Gimlet Association 21st Infantry
C-3/21 Website (The Charlie Tigers)
2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment (2/1 Website)
31st U. S. Infantry Regiment Association

Letter asking for donations for the 31st Inf Memorial Monument at the Infantry Museum (Ft. Benning)

C Company, 2nd Batallion, 1st Infantry - Website
175th Engineers - Website
F-Troop 17th Cav - Website

 

Association Officers
Dave Eichhorn, President
Mike Timmerman, Vice-President

Appointed Officers:
Ken Wright, Treasurer
Warren Neill, Secretary

Chaplain:
Rev. Ed Griffin

Quartermaster:
Richard "Doc" Mosher

Volunteers:
Ken McKenzie, Newsletter Editor and Webmaster


We have received reports that members have received e-mail containing virus' from officers of the Association. Please be aware that virus' often steal e-mail addresses from sites such as this and use them to fool you into accepting an attachment from someone you believe to be a trusted source. Any correspondence you receive from us should contain a SUBJECT and a TEXT MESSAGE. Do not open attachments to e-mail from ANYONE unless there is some explanation of the content of the attachment, and you understand why it was sent to you.

 

For information on the 196th Light Infantry Brigade Association please contact:
Dave Eichhorn, President
196th Light Infantry Brigade Association
328 Deming Rd.
Fleming, OH 45729-5019
740-678-2001
E-mail: President196"at"196th.org

 


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