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Our “Bill Mauldin,” Basil Zaviski, Gets Recognized

Our resident artist and cartoonist, Basil Zaviski, has been inducted into the National Cartoonist Society. The Society was formed during World War II and has become the world’s largest and prestigious organization of professional cartoonist. We congratulate Basil on this … Continue reading

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National Airborne Day – August 16th.

Happy Birthday! Eighty Years Old Today! August 16, 1940, marks the date of the first official Army parachute jump at Ft. Benning, Georgia. The successful jump validated the innovative concept of inserting U.S. ground combat forces behind a battle line … Continue reading

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Welcome to the 425th Regimental Association Photo Gallery

Welcome to the 425th Regimental Association Photo Gallery! In this space our members can upload pictures that can be viewed by everyone. You can also download any of the pictures displayed in this photo gallery. Our only request is that … Continue reading

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425th Regimental Association Newsletter – June 2020

425th Regimental Association Newsletter – June 2020 The Unit History is updated and back on the market! The Company F History book is DONE! The book will be sold through Amazon and is available in both print and Kindle versions. … Continue reading

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Remembering June 6th, 1944

As I wrote this this morning I looked at my watch and thought that, at this time on June 6th, 1944, the Allied airborne forces, U.S. 82nd, 101st, and British 6th Airborne Divisions had been fighting all night long to … Continue reading

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425th Regimental Association Newsletter – Summer 2020

425th Regimental Association Newsletter – Summer 2020 425th Regimental Association Calendar of Events: In spite if the current health crisis, we are planning events for the remainder of the year. For the immediate future we are not planning any breakfast … Continue reading

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Memorial Day – 2020

In May 1868, General John A. Logan, the commander-in-chief of the Union veterans’ group known as the Grand Army of the Republic, issued a decree that May 30 should become a nationwide day of commemoration for the more than 620,000 … Continue reading

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New Product in the Quartermaster Store

425th Regimental Association Knives Kershaw was founded in 1974 to design and manufacture tools that knife users would be proud to own, carry, and use. This has meant that every Kershaw knife must be of the highest quality. Kershaw pioneered … Continue reading

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The Regiment

The mission of the 425th Regimental Association is to perpetuate the history, lineage and honors of Co F (Ranger) 425th Infantry. Membership in the Association is open to anyone who served in Co F (Ranger) 425th Infantry, or any successor … Continue reading

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Gunston Street Comics

Hey Rangers, In checking out what web searches were finding our Association website I found a search for “Gunston Street Comics” also found our site.  Knowing that SSG Basil Zaviski was somehow connected to “Gunston Street” I followed it up … Continue reading

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