2020 Scholarship Winners


2020 Scholarship Recipients Have Been Announced

Matthew Deutschmann, majoring in Mathematics and Computer Science at Washington University in St Louis.  He is the grandson of John Riedmeyer, 1st Admin Company, Vietnam.

Alexander Kristian, majoring in Computer Science at Loyola University of Maryland.  He is the son of Michael Kristian, C/5/15 and B/1/16, Desert Shield/Desert Storm.                                                       

John Dubia III, majoring in Political Science at Elon University.   He is the grandson of John Dubia, 1/7FA, Vietnam.

Sydney Cook, majoring in Engineering at North Carolina State.  She is the daughter of Aaron Cook, 701st Main Support Battalion.

Ronan Stackpole, majoring in International Studies, at Texas A&M.  He is the son of Thomas Stackpole, DISCOM:Main Support BN.

Anna Miles, majoring in Architecture at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  She is the daughter of Stephen Miles, 1st Infantry Division Band.

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  DC Monument

The monument was conceived by the Society of the First Division to honor the valiant efforts of the soldiers who fought in World War I. Later additions to the monument commemorate the lives of First Division soldiers who fought in subsequent wars. The World War II addition on the west side was dedicated in 1957, the Vietnam War addition on the east side in 1977, and the Desert Storm plaque in 1995.  For more information click here      




Medal of Honor Recipient Speech

SSG David Bellavia, 1ID Soldier, and recent Medal of Honor recipient, spoke at the Society's recent reunion in Baltimore.  Listen to his moving speech by clicking on this link