The 15th Infantry Regiment Association

Dedicated to the members of the 15th Infantry Regiment
--past, present, and future

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Celebrating 153 years of continuous service to our Army
The 15th Infantry traces our official Army lineage to the 1st Battalion, 15th Infantry constituted on 3 May 1861 by
General Order Number 33.  See our
history and visit one of the battlefields on which the Regulars served from 1862
to 1864 in the Army of the Cumberland.
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                                               Regimental Dinner Scheduled for 12 June 2015
The Association will once again host a Regimental Dinner on 12 June 2015 at the Embassy Suites in North Charleston, SC. The dinner is
open to anyone wishing to attend. We'll have an entertaining mix of music, colorful updates from the 1st and 3rd Battalions, and a little
history. This will be a fun evening and a great opportunity to visit with friends and old buddies and make new acquaintances.
Two options are available to register. Click
here for more information and to register and pay by check or online.
Objectives Of Our Association

To perpetuate and foster the history and traditions of the Regiment.
To provide opportunities for uniting past and present members of the Regiment into a close and cooperative alliance.
To promote morale and high esprit de corps among members of the Regiment.
To acquire and maintain a repository of Regimental historical memorabilia.
To assist in the maintenance of monuments dedicated to the 15th Infantry Regimental units.
National Medal of Honor Day is officially observed on March 25. The Medal of Honor is the highest
distinction that can be awarded by the President, in the name of the Congress, to members of the Armed
Forces who have distinguished themselves conspicuously by gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of their
lives above and beyond the call of duty. Learn more about the Medal and 15th Infantry recipients at the
Nat'l Medal of Honor Museum site. Take a moment to think about William J Carson, Keith L Ware,
Ola Mize, and all of the other 15th Infantry recipients of the Medal. Can Do.
Whit Mullen, Association Founding Member, Funeral Services held 20 March 2015
The WWII veteran of Company I, 3rd Battalion died 13 March in Burlington, NC. Whit was Life Member of
the Association and a Distinguished Member of the Regiment. Born in 1920, he served as
Association Treasurer 1993 -1995 and Secretary 1995 - 1999. Visitation was held on 19 March, 6-8 pm at
Rich & Thompson Funeral Home in Burlington, NC. The Committal Service was held at Salisbury National
Cemetery on 20 March at 10:00 a.m. Memorial services were held at the First Associate Reformed
Presbyterian Church in Burlington, NC at 3 pm on 20 March 2015.