87th Roster and Listing of the Fallen

87th Roster and Listing of the Fallen

There are two items I’ve wanted to include on our web site for a very long time.  One is a roster of the 87th, and the other is a list of the men who lost their lives during WWII.  So I’m very pleased to announce the availability of both items.   The...

Final Roll Call

Here we remember and honor those men of the 87th who never made it back home The U.S. Army is a meticulous record keeper. As a simple example, look at the 345th Regiment’s statistics here on our site. But while there is a fiscal responsibility to account for...
2016 Reunion Photos

2016 Reunion Photos

Photos from the 2016 Reunion in Providence, Rhode Island are now available in our gallery. If you have reunion photos you’d like to share, please contact me....
Welcome to Our New Web Site

Welcome to Our New Web Site

Our old web site served us well for almost 16 years, but technology has changed dramatically since then.  Smartphones, tablet computers, and social media didn’t exist in the Fall of 2000.  So the time has come for us to refresh our site using newer technologies....

FAQ

My father was a veteran of the 87th. How can I find out more about his experiences? First and foremost, join the Association! We publish a fine quarterly newsletter, The Golden Acorn News, which alone is worth far more than the modest yearly dues. You may also request...