2d Cavalry Association 2014 Scholarship Program

Please click on the following link for details of the 2d Cavalry Association 2014 Scholarship Program:

http://origin.library.constantcontact.com/download/get/file/1116430694656-28/Scholarship+flyer+2014.pdf

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2d Dragoon Memorial Fundraiser 2014

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From Chris Golden, 2d Cavalry Association Executive Director:

I am grateful to be able to report that we are commencing our final fundraiser to update the memorial in Vilseck.

I would appreciate your comments on the flyer attached here.

The on line donation link is live. Please follow it to see the website I created for the project.

Comments gratefully accepted…

Chris

Click this link for the website on Constant Contact:
DRAGOON MEMORIAL

Click here to see the flyer in a downloadable pdf file:
Memorial Flyer Feb 2014

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Dragoon Newsletter

Here are the Dragoon Newsletters in downloadable PDF files. Just click on the links to read them online or download to your computer for access offline.

Adobe Reader is needed to view PDF files. If you do not have Adobe Reader you can download it free by clicking on this link:
FREE ADOBE READER

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DRAGOON NEWSLETTER – NOVEMBER 2011 4.8 megabyte PDF file. May take several minutes to download, depending on your connection type.

DRAGOON NEWSLETTER – MARCH 2012 3.98 megabyte PDF file. May take several minutes to download, depending on your connection type.

DRAGOON NEWSLETTER – JULY 2012 7.1 megabyte PDF file. May take several minutes to download, depending on your connection type.

DRAGOON NEWSLETTER – SEPTEMBER 2013 4.3 megabyte PDF file. May take several minutes to download, depending on your connection type.

DRAGOON NEWSLETTER – OCTOBER 2013 3.6 megabyte PDF file. May take several minutes to download, depending on your connection type.

DRAGOON NEWSLETTER – NOVEMBER 2013 3.7 megabyte PDF file. May take several minutes to download, depending on your connection type.

DRAGOON NEWSLETTER – DECEMBER 2013 3.5 megabyte PDF file. May take several minutes to download, depending on your connection type.

DRAGOON NEWSLETTER – JANUARY 2014 3.8 megabyte PDF file. May take several minutes to download, depending on your connection type.

DRAGOON NEWSLETTER – APRIL 2014 3.9 megabyte PDF file. May take several minutes to download, depending on your connection type.

DRAGOON NEWSLETTER – MAY 2014 3.4 megabyte PDF file. May take several minutes to download, depending on your connection type.

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Dragoon For Life print

2d Cavalry Association Custom Print
Our gift to you for a donation of $150

Here is a chance to do good and receive a beautiful and unique print from the 2d Cavalry Association.

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LTC (retired) Thomas Wayne Stewart 1940-2014

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Tom was born in 1940 in Las Vegas, NV; the second of four sons born to Levi Stewart and Kathleen French, he assumed immense responsibility for his two younger siblings and family when his father and older brother both died while Tom was in his teens.

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Reed Museum Honored

Ryan Meyer, curator at the Reed Museum and Second Regiment of Dragoons Heritage Center, has been informed that the museum has been chosen to receive a prestigious award.

A message from Matthew J. Seelinger, chief historian at the Army Historical Foundation, stated that the Reed Museum has been chosen to receive a 2014 Army Historical Foundation Museum Excellence Award. The award includes a plaque and check for $1000.

We are pleased to see that Mr. Meyer’s hard work is finally starting to pay off. HOOAH!!!

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THE LEGACY CONTINUES

With the return of the Regiment to Vilseck from their 2013-14 Afghanistan deployment and in honor of their service, artist Jamie Warner has released her newest print to represent the Regiment’s service past, present and future. Her latest print, “The Legacy Continues”, is now available for sale.
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Jamie has graciously committed to a donation of 20% of all sales revenue to the 2d Cavalry Association’s Vilseck Chapter. “The Legacy Continues” is a limited edition of 500 numbered prints, 14” x20” in size. The sale price is $65.00, which includes shipping and handling expenses.

Other Jamie Warner prints available for sale are:

“The Mission”, which is a smaller print with a very limited run of just 20 prints, 11″x14″ in size for $45.00 including shipping and handling.
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“Cav Country”, which is a limited edition run of 100 prints, 14″x18″ in size for $50.00. The unit guidon and unit number in this print can be customized upon request.
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To view more of Jamie’s work you can visit her Facebook page, Art By Jamie Warner.

To purchase prints, contact Jamie directly.
jamie.warner.art@gmail.com

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2 CR Soldier reenlists while recuperating from war injury

By Chuck Roberts, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Public Affairs

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Lt. Gen. Donald M. Campbell Jr., commanding general of U.S. Army Europe, reenlists Staff Sgt. Tyronne Jones in a Feb. 19, 2014, ceremony at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany.

In the aftermath of being downed by a gunshot wound during a firefight in Afghanistan, several thoughts came to the mind of Staff Sgt. Tyronne Jones — among them was reenlistment. Sadly, the date and location were not the only things that changed that day.

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CWO-2 Edward Balli

half_mastThe Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Chief Warrant Officer Edward Balli, 42, of Monterey, Calif., died Jan. 20, in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, of wounds from small arms fire when he was attacked by insurgents.

Balli was assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 2nd Cavalry Regiment, U.S. Army Europe, Vilseck, Germany.

For more information, media may contact the U.S. Army Europe public affairs office at 011 49 162 271 668 or usarmyeurope.contact@mail.mil.

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