David Powell

...genealogy, crossword puzzles, and both domestic and international travel. He was a WBTS re-enactor (GA 1st Ind. And 5th GA Infantry and 32nd GA Artillery). He served as one of the Honor Guard for the Hunley. He was hard working, strong willed, very knowledgeable...

Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...named after a Civil War commander from Georgia, Gen. John B. Gordon. One of the first units to train at the camp was the 4th Infantry Division. Its soldiers were among the first to land on Utah Beach during the D-Day Invasion of Normandy. Also during...

Edward Grealish Jr.

...August 19, 1955 and retired on February 29, 1980. While on active duty, his primary military occupation specialties were infantry, reconnaissance, and drill instructor. This included three tours as a drill instructor, three tours in Vietnam, and other...

Melvin Raley

...in agricultural science. Melvin was a WWII Army Veteran serving in the 3rd Army of General Patton, 4th Infantry Division, 22nd Infantry Regiment, H Company where he served for 36 days before becoming a casualty of war. He received a service...

Fort Stewart replaces 468 trees honoring fallen soldiers

...deputy commander of Fort Stewart's 3rd Infantry Division. "If it's a living memorial...soldiers who died serving in the 3rd Infantry are coming to Fort Stewart to see Warriors...April 2003, barely a month after 3rd Infantry troops from Fort Stewart helped lead...

Jacob Jay Pearlstein

...Jay joined the army and served as 2nd Lieutenant with the 4th Infantry Division based in Augusta. He landed by ship on Utah Beach...Leaf Cluster, The Presidential Unit Citation, the Combat Infantry Badge and the American Defense Ribbon. When the war was over...

Albert Griffin

...with service during the occupation of Japan, the Korean War, and the Vietnam Campaign. He was also a member of the 24th Infantry Regimental Combat Team Association. Survivors are his wife, Lula Mae Griffin; four daughters, Dr. Debra (Michael) Griffin...

World War II Museum tour visits Battle of Bulge locations 70 years later

...each year.The Battle of the Bulge began in Belgium's Ardennes forest, where the U.S. Army was training newly arrived infantry divisions. Snow and fog hampered the Allied effort, and unknown to U.S. intelligence, Germany was forming up 30 divisions...

Powell honors infantry at museum's opening

...telling a crowd of more than 2,000 people at the grand opening of the National Infantry Museum that "trust is the essence of the infantry." "I am the infantry. Trust me. Follow me," is the tradition that thousands have carried as they...

Leader expects 3rd Infantry home soon

...HINESVILLE, Ga. - Soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Division will be coming home in January...will elect a government, the 3rd Infantry will begin the process of handing over control of Baghdad to the 4th Infantry of Fort Hood, Texas. Maj. Gen...