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The Ripcord Report
Ripcord Association Newsletter

Ripcord Report #130 June 2022
June 2022

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2022  Ripcord Reunion

Sunday, October 16th  through Wednesday, October 19th
with departure on Thursday, October 20th

University Plaza Hotel, Springfield, MO.
Call Hotel 417-864-7333
for hotel reservations   Group Code: RIPCORD

Cutoff date for special rates  Tue, 13 Sep 2022

use this link for online hotel reservations

Association reservation form:   registration form

List of members registered for reunion as of July 6, 2022

The Firebase Ripcord Diorama
is now on video in a 6 part story
of the construction from start to finish.

The AMPS Central South Carolina Wildcats Chapter built a 1/72 scale(1 inch = 6 feet) model of FSB Ripcord.
See and read the detailed story on how they did it.

Go to the videos of the Diorama

Day by Day reporting of
The Battle of FSB Ripcord

Lee Widjeskog has written a day by day review of the events during The Battle of FSB Ripcord March 12 thru July 23,  1970
Read more ………..

Stories about Ripcord

Here are stories about events that happened during the Battle for Firebase Ripcord written by the soldiers that were there and also stories by their families or friends.
Read more……