196th LIGHT INFANTRY BRIGADE
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WE SUPPORT OUR TROOPS

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196th Soldier 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 Ohio Chapter of the 196th LIB Association will hold an
Ohio/Michigan Reunion
July 18 - 20, 2014
in Clare, Michigan
Click on this LINK for additional information.

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The 31st Infantry Regiment Association will hold its' reunion August 7-10, 2014
Click on this LINK for more information

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The 2013 Reunion is now history.
Anyone having photos they would like to share, please send them to the Editor, Ken McKenzie
Photos should be the highest resolution possible. If they can't be sent e-mail, please send them to Ken on disk (CD or DVD).
You can get Ken's address and e-mail from the NEWSLETTER Tab.

Photos are posted HERE.

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THERE IS AN EFFORT TO NAME THE PHILADELPHIA, PA VA MEDICAL CENTER AFTER
CORPORAL MICHEAL J. CRESCENZ, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM THE 196th
LINK TO THE INFORMATION HERE - Please read, "What needs to be done".

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.

The Active Duty 196th has a new Commander, Col. Michael J. Forsyth

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


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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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