2009 Business meeting
Veterans Day parade 2010
Capitol Tour Photo 2012
2012 Reunion in Washington D.C.
2013 Platoon and Troopettes
pictures by Dave Blancett
2014 Reunion in Vegas
Pictures by Jim Davis
Reunion A Troop 4 th Squadron 12 th Cavalry Regiment
October 28 th thru November 1 st 2015
This years reunion is being held at the Hampton Inn in Columbus Georgia. It is the closest hotel to Fort Benning and to the Infantry Museum. Currently we are working up some events for Thursday and Friday but details have not been firmed up to date.
Thursday: A Tour of Ft. Benning we are hoping to be able to tour areas such as the airfield and see some of the newest in air support technology, the Cav Motor pool to see the M1’s and Bradley fighting vehicles, and anything else the might have new weapons, night vision stuff and possibly thermal imaging equipment. A trip to one of the firing ranges is also possible. A meal in the Mess Hall. Meet and greet new soldiers. All of this is still in the works and nothing can be finalized this early.
Friday: Attend a Graduation of a Basic Training outfit, or One station unit training (Infantry/Armor FNGs) The parade field is adjacent to the infantry museum. Following the Graduation event a tour of the Infantry Museum is planned this can be self-guided or we can organize a group tour. Tours come in different types There is a cost of $13 per person for the tour and will require a separate registration. Please indicate on the regular registration for your interest in the Museum Tour.
Saturday: The dedication of the A Troop Memorial at memorial garden alongside the Museum. After the dedication ceremony we will return to the hotel for our business meeting. Our banquet will be held in the Heritage Hall in the Infantry Museum. With Pictures taken at Five O’clock and Dinner at Six, We must vacate the hall by Ten.
Important Info: Lodging
Hampton Inn South/Ft Benning Group Discount code “CAV“a Double is $119 Tax included
2870 S. Lumpkin Rd. Columbus Ga. Phone 1-706-660-5550 Full Breakfast Bar included. Rooms have fridge and microwave and Free internet.
Transportation to reunion site. From Atlanta Hartsfield Airport about a 90 Min ride. Gnome Shuttle service charges $38 each way. Contact them at 706-324-3939. From the airport in Columbus Ga. ( Air Service by Delta) a taxi is the best bet.
Remember to book your rooms early, this is a small hotel of about 90 rooms, we have a block of 40 rooms reserved and the ability to get additional rooms at the last minute may be impossible. This hotel also hosts parents of soldiers graduating from basic training and advanced courses and with those graduations on Thursdays and Fridays we could have competition for rooms at the hotel. Book early is the best Mantra.
Please mail the registration form (link below) with a check to Ken Dye
Registration Form for 2015 Reunion
***Update from Charles Russell on 8/8/2015***
Pineapple reunion up date for WEB site. As of today we have 8 rooms remaining in our block. I did get an additional 10 rooms at the Econo lodge about 3 miles away. If we run out these are our standby,s. $75 a night and contential breakfast only. there phone706 682 0041 code 4/12 CAV. All other info remains the same for now. Public Affairs has not tasked a subordinate unit yet. Final coordination will be done when that happens hopefully next week.
Update from Charles Russell on 9/8/2015