2017 Centennial Reunion

Event Details

The 70th Annual 34th Infantry Division Reunion was held in Johnston, Iowa 6-7 Oct. 2017. The reunion celebrated the 100th anniversary of the forming of the 34th Infantry Division at Camp Cody, New Mexico on August 25, 1917.

34th Infantry Division Centennial Events
- Jan. 2017- 34ID 2-page spread in Minnesota Guard Annual Report
- Jan. 2017- 75th Anniversary of 34ID arrival in Europe
- Jan. 2017- "In the Fight, Minnesota and the First World War" exhibit at Minnesota Military Museum
- Jan. 2017- "Camp Cody: World War I" exhibit at Deming, NM Museum
- April 7, 2017- "The War That Changed Us: Songs & Stories from WWI America," Fitzgerald Theater
- April 8, 2017- "WWI America" exhibit opens at Minnesota History Center
- April 16, 2017- Brig. Gen. Jon Jensen promotes Red Bull history on Minnesota Military Radio
- May 2017- Memorial Day event at Iowa Gold Star Memorial
- July 2017- Minnesota Twins Armed Forces Day theme “Red Bulls through the Years”
- Aug. 8, 2017- Maj. Ingalsbe and Doug Bekke interviewed on Minnesota Military Radio
- Aug. 2017- Iowa National Guard alumni day at Camp Dodge
- Aug. 2017- Media engagements
- Aug. 29, 2017- 34ID parade at Minnesota State Fair Military Appreciation Day
- Oct. 6-7, 2017- 34ID Reunion, Johnston Iowa.
- Oct. 6, 2017- Release of "Roaring Bull: The 34th Infantry Division in the Global War on Terror" by Brian Leehan at reunion




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