96th Infantry Division

Deadeyes Heritage Fund

Welcome to the 96th Infantry Division Association's website.  We are Veterans of the "Deadeye" Division of World War II, Soldiers who have worn the Double Diamond Patch after World War II, and their families and friends.
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History of the 96th Infantry Division
Soldiers' Stories: Events recalled mostly by soldiers who served inthe 96th, and some written by relatives and friends.
Recommended Reading: Don Dencker's suggestions for other readings on the battles for Leyte and Okinawa.
We have established several memorials related to WW II events, many paid for by our Heritage Fund.
Click HERE for a list of the memorials.
Do you have a question? Or would you like additional information about the 96th Infantry Division Deadeyes Association? You can email us at 96info@96thdeadeyes.org

Recent Announcements:

You don't want to miss this year's reunion.
It's going to be a special event.

Check the Reunions tab for the latest Travel And Arrival Information.

Please refer to the Reunions page for registration forms and the latest information about the 2017 60th Annual Reunion to be held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, July 27 - July 30, 2017.

(July, 2017)


Previous News Postings:

Glenn Stewart, another one of our wonderful Deadeye veterans, passed away on May 2, 2017. Glenn, who was 91, served in Company K, 383rd Infantry Regiment, of the 96th Infantry Division. Glenn has been serving our Association as Chaplain, and was a very active participant in our reunions.

(May, 2017)



Previous News Postings:


Archive of previous news stories


Click here to read previously posted news and announcements.

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