Category Archives: LRRP Traditions

An Airborne Ranger Merry Christmas 2019

A Different Christmas Story The embers glowed softly, and in their dim light, I gazed round the room and I cherished the sight. My wife was asleep, her head on my chest, My daughter beside me, angelic in rest. Outside … Continue reading

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425th Regimental Reunion Dinner – Saturday, October 5, 2019

425th Regimental Reunion Dinner Saturday, October 5, 2019 Bakers of Milford 2025 S Milford Rd, Milford, MI 48381 You are cordially invited to attend the 2018 Regimental Reunion Dinner.  This is a great opportunity to renew past friendships and make … Continue reading

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A Memorial Day Poem

    A SOLDIER DIED TODAY He was getting old and paunchy And his hair was falling fast, And he sat around the Legion, Telling stories of the past.   Of a war that he once fought in And the … Continue reading

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Reunion Dinner, Nov 10, 2018 – AAR

The annual 425th Regimental Association Reunion Dinner for 2018 was another success. Approximately 28 troopers from mostly the 1970s & 80’s showed up to mingle and have a little chow.  A single evening when you can eat and drink with the … Continue reading

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425th Regimental Reunion Dinner – November 10, 2018

425th Regimental Reunion Dinner Saturday, November 10, 2018 Bruce VFW Post 28404 Jefferson Ave., St. Clair Shores, MI You are cordially invited to attend the 2018 Regimental Reunion Dinner.  This is a great opportunity to renew past friendships and make … Continue reading

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Regimental Rendezvous – Camp Grayling, 2018

After overcoming many hurdles in coordinating quarters, meals, and ranges the 2018 Regimental Rendezvous was a great success. Approximately twenty of us gathered at Grayling on Friday, 7 Sep, with some arriving on Saturday, 8 Sep. The weather was absolutely … Continue reading

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Regimental Rendezvous 2018 – Camp Grayling

Regimental Rendezvous – Camp Grayling The Fourth Annual Regimental Rendezvous will be held at Camp Grayling on 7-9 September 2018.  This is intended to be a “guys” weekend.  If members are welcome to bring a wife or significant other; however, … Continue reading

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A Soldier’s Night Before Christmas

The Soldier’s Night Before Christmas T’was the night before Christmas, he lived all alone, In a one bedroom house made of plaster & stone. I had come down the chimney with presents to give And to see just who in … Continue reading

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2017 Regimental Reunion Dinner – 11/18/17

425th Regimental Reunion Dinner Saturday, November 18, 2017 Bruce VFW Post 28404 Jefferson Ave., St. Clair Shores, MI   You are cordially invited to attend the 2017 Regimental Reunion Dinner.  This is a great opportunity to renew past friendships and … Continue reading

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2017 Regimental Rendezvous

The 2017 Regimental Rendezvous was another success.  We encountered a number of new obstacles and tried some new things, and it all worked out in the end. The biggest obstacle was that Camp Grayling has turned Building 656Q from a … Continue reading

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