WE SUPPORT OUR TROOPS
Warren Neill, President
Dave Eichhorn, Vice-President
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
IMPORTANT REUNION NEWS
The official hotel reunion registration cutoff date is today (July 2)
The on-line reservation link will be shut down, but you can still make reservations by calling the hotel.
As long as rooms are available, the hotel will honor the group rate.
THE HOTEL IS ALMOST BOOKED TO CAPACITY FOR THURSDAY NIGHT
There are 518 rooms already booked for Saturday, July 27
Many people who have booked rooms have not yet registered for the reunion and banquet.
PLEASE TAKE TIME TO REVIEW THE REUNION REGISTRATION FORM AND MAKE YOUR CHOICES.
As of July 1, there are have been 432 registration forms returned, with a total of 848 people attending.
THE 2013 REUNION RESERVATION PACKAGE WAS MAILED JANUARY 29, 2013
DOWNLOAD A COPY HERE (PDF File format)
Please read carefully
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 )
C Company, 2nd Batallion, 1st Infantry - Website
175th Engineers - Website
F-Troop 17th Cav - Website
Ken Wright, Treasurer
Rev. Ed Griffin
Ken McKenzie, Newsletter Editor and Webmaster