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A Message from 2018-2020 National Commander Al Serrato

Posted: Nov 8, 2018

Combat Warriors! Greetings to all my fellow soldiers who have been awarded the Combat Infantry Badge. You are at the site and home of the warriors of the United States Army. We answered the call from our nation to defend the democratic ideals that make our country the beacon of justice, a country that protects its citizens ... Read more

Special Message From National Commander Fred Taylor

Posted: Aug 27, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE America has lost a legendary public servant in Sen. John S. McCain. Sen. McCain’s record of serving our nation extends through a 60-year commitment to serving the United States of America. His very well known story of service in Vietnam and being a prisoner of war for 5-years is remarkable. His subsequent ... Read more

Memorial Day Message from National Commander Fred Taylor

Posted: May 28, 2018

CIAssoc Members, People often ask me the difference between Memorial Day and Veterans’ Day.  Memorial Day is meant to be a somber day of recollection of those who fell in line of duty and for all veterans who are no longer with us.  We remember them and respect their duty.  Veterans’ Day is a day ... Read more

Opening Statement from Fred Taylor

Posted: Oct 31, 2017

I am honored to be elected to serve as the National Commander of the Combat Infantrymen’s Association for the next 2 years.  We have many exciting things developing for our association.  You will be kept up to date on them as they progress.  We have a new website to keep members apprised of activities and ... Read more

The Badge of Glory

Posted: Aug 9, 2017

Of all the medals upon our chests From battles and wars we knew The one admired as the very best Is the one of infantry blue It’s only a rifle upon a wreath So why should it mean so much? It is what it took to earn it That gives it that Touch. To earn ... Read more

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