Posted: Apr 19, 2019

CIAssoc member Dusty Trimmer has authored the book Condemed Property.  You may be interested in reading his work! You can check it out on FACEBOOK or contact him using one of the methods below: Earl “Dusty” Trimmer, Manager/Author CONDEMNED PROPERTY CO. 501c3  DUSTY URL:  (New) Email: (New) Phone: 330.995.8837   Cell:  330.842.0359 Address: P.O. box 141 Aurora, Ohio ... Read more

Welcome Home Task Force Talon

Posted: Mar 28, 2019

The CIAssoc was honored to provide funds to the FRG attached to Task Force Talon, to be used to support the unit upon their return to Fort Campbell from a six month deployment.  Rachel Houston, wife of Anthony Houston provided the following information:  “It was so wonderful! And everyone very much appreciated the association’s support ... Read more

New Brochure/Application .pdf Document

Posted: Mar 24, 2019

2019 brochure application We have updated the association brochure/membership application.  This can be printed as a two sided document, folded into a brochure, and used as a recruiting tool by all members!  You can place these brochures in local veteran’s clubs, community centers, libraries, etc.  Any place you frequent where you run into other CIB ... Read more

Division V Donation to Washington State Soldiers Home

Posted: Mar 3, 2019

Division V recently donated 40 wall mounted TV sets with headphones to the Washington State Soliders Home in Orting, WA.   This gives daily TV accessibility to 80 old soldiers in their two man rooms. For several previous years we have been taking the old soldiers to an annual baseball game but found it much more ... Read more

January 2019 Update

Posted: Jan 24, 2019

Dear Combat Veteran,Please take note of the following progress report: CIB Restoration – The CIB, in response to overwhelming support, has been restored on our membership cards, letterhead, website, membership applications, etc.Annual Member Renewal Notices In response to overwhelming support, those members who do not have email addresses will continue to receive renewal notices.The 2019 Annual Convention ... Read more

Christmas Message from National Commander

Posted: Dec 15, 2018

CHRISTMAS GREETINGS! FROM YOUR NATIONAL COMMANDER I remember my 1st Christmas away from home. It was 1966 and I had just completed AIT as a combat engineer at Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri. My family had not seen me for 5 months. I was so excited about rejoining my family, having roast turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, ... Read more

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

Earl Kennedy: Vietnam

Posted: Aug 30, 2018

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Children’s Book Donation (Erik Doman)

Posted: Jun 16, 2018

Find attached photo of me presenting the book to the staff at the Joint Base Meyer Henderson Hall Library (Ft. Myer, Virginia “Home of the Generals”). Thanks so much for the book – the library staff loved it as will the families. Erik Life Member, CIA Read more

Children’s Book Donation (Richard Gardner)

Posted: Jun 15, 2018

Richard Gardner presenting the book to his local library today (June 14, 2018). The book was received by Jill Scott, Youth Services Asst. Department Manager and Programming Coordinator. Read more

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