4th Brigade Combat Team


Currahee Packages Project 2006

Thanks go to the following who contributed to the 2006 Currahee Packages Project

Shelia C. Williamson, Gold Star Mother of SSG Marshall Hugh Caddy (C Co, 1st BN, KIA 11/16/04, IRAQ)

Ms. Suzanne Murray and the 6th Grade Class of Saint Cyril of Alexandria School in Pittsburgh, PA

$300 of chess sets and checker sets from Paul Ward and In Too Deep (Union, NJ Scuba Dive Club)

Fred May, A Co, 1st BN, 70-71, in memory of his RTO Gary J. Fuqua and his squad leader Dennis L. Waszkiewicz
Roger Akers (from the company Akers Capital, LLC), friend of Michael J. Metzger, B/C/D/HHC, 1st BN, 66-68
Gene Overton, C Co, 1st BN, 67-68, in memory of Joseph Glaspie - 3rd Platoon and Lawrence Coney - fellow Platoon
Sgt/Friend - 2nd Platoon, as well as all Currahees lost during Operation Toan Thang, II (13 June 1968 - 23 September 1968)
while under the operational control of the 25th Infantry Division - Cu Chi & Trang Bang.
Corporate donation, Hope Prevette/Corestaff Services,
business associate of Pat Hyman, A Co, 1st BN, 70-71
Ron Helwig, B Co, 1st ABG, 60-62, in memory of his uncle,
T/5 Donald L. Helwig, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign, WWII
David Divine, friend of Michael J. Metzger
B/C/D/HHC, 1st BN, 66-68
David L. McNamara, friend of Michael J. Metzger
B/C/D/HHC, 1st BN, 66-68
Kenneth A. Parr, Jr., A Co, 1st BN, 70-71 Otto Painter, REGT HQ/H Co, 3rd BN, PIR, 42-45
Attendees at the 2005 A Co, 1st BN Vietnam Reunion Jerry Gomes, E Co (LRRP), 3rd BN, 67-69
John W. Jackson, D Co (Mortars), 1st ABG, 57-60 Emory S. King, Jr., C Co, 1st ABG, 60-63
Michael J. Metzger, B/C/D/HHC, 1st BN, 66-68 COL(R) Bob Seitz, B/C/E (Recon)/HHC, 2nd BN, 70-71
John O. Lally, A Co, 1st BN, 70-71 LTC(R) Thomas J. Muskus, B Co, 2nd BN, 70-71
John A. Brown, A/HHC, 1st BN, 70-71 MAJ(R) Tom Duckett, III, B Co, 1st BN, 1971
Hoyt Bruce Moore, III, A Co, 1st BN, 70-71
in memory of 1st Platoon, Alpha Company members
Gary James Fuqua and Dennis Lavern Waszkiewicz
LTC(R) William L. Schwartz
B/D/E/HHC(Recon), 1st ABG, 60-62
LTC(R) Dennis W. Brewer, B/C/HHC, 1st BN, 65-68
Dan Barry, D Co, 2nd BN, 1970 Thomas C. Diebold, D Co, 3rd BN, 69-70
Clement J. Dombrowski, C Co, 1st BN, 69-70 James A. Lander, B Co, 1st AMBL, 72-74
James E. O'Laughlin, A/HHC, 1st BN, 69-70 Richard C. Thorne, D/HHC, 2nd BN, 67-68
Kurt E. Maag, D/E Co, 2nd BN, 70-71 Joseph E. Huesing, C Co, 1st AALST, 75-79
Janet and Dale Tauer, D Co, 1st BN, 69-70 John A. Flaherty, D Co, 2nd BN, 1970
William F. Hustad, D Co, 3rd BN, 69-70 Gary E. Martz, C Co, 1st BN, 73-75
Roland A. Belanger, A/HHC (Mortars), 3rd BN, 67-68 Charles Mike Reid, C Co, 1st BN, 1971
Jim D. Wake, A/HHC (Medic), 1st BN, 70-71 Jules Lee Hansen, A Co, 1st BN, 70-71
J. Brise Bickerton, B/C/E/HHC, 1st BN, 67-69 James L. Burke, C Co, 1st ABG, 60-62
Calvin R. Kato, C/HHC, 2nd BN, 70-71 Ted Taraski, A Co, 1st BN, 1970
Michael C. Bookser, B/E Co, 1st BN, 69-70 Ben Infuso, A Co, 1st ABG 62-64; 1st BN, 64-65
Gary E. George, A Co, 1st BN, 1970 Denny L. Stanga, B Co, 2nd BN, 70-71
Tony Cox, D Co, 1st BN, 70-71 1SG(R) John E. Foley, C Co, 1st BN, 90-91
Sean B. Furniss, C Co, 1st BN, Vietnam Carl P. Rebele, M Co, 3rd BN, 1952
John R. von Almen, C Co, 2nd BN, 70-71 COL David L. Clark, HHC (BN CO), 1st BN, 2002-2005
Don Thies, B Co, 2nd BN, 70-71 Mike Mollenhour, C Co, 1st BN, 73-75
Thomas J. Peacock, D Co, 2nd BN, 69-70 Mike Foreman, B Co, 2nd BN, 70-71
Jack Vikati, D Co, 1st BN, 1970 Lawrence J. Bowman, C Co, 1st BN & 3rd BN, 67-68
As their Senior Service Project, James McLaughlin, Jacob Seberger, and Jeffrey Vogel, Culver Academy (IN) cadets
and students of MAJ(R) Tom Duckett, III (B Co, 1st BN, 1971), sent out Supporting our Troops for the New Year letters to
raise money for the 506th Association Currahee Packages Project 2006. In response to these letters, the 506th Association
received donations totaling $3,481 from the following:
Constance Thompson Jim Scopa and Anne Kenner
Susan Pelosi Marsha Chisholm
Nancy Bell-Bellinger Francis A. Martin, III
Vincent and Christine Tobkin Kimberly Nunes Solomon
Genelle Relfe Robert M. Tuller
Dr. and Mrs. Thomas McLaughlin Richard C. Otter
Katherine and David deWilde Jack and JoEllen Seberger
Audrey R. Seberger Jill R. Schrage
Patricia A. Kish Kelly and Eric Davis
Robert and Marguerite Collier Heather C. Vogel
Paul and Mary Ellen Collins Lee T. Sanborn
Stephanie and Gordon Brill Sherrill L. Sanborn
Jeff and Beverly Sassorossi Fred and Glenda Faitak

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