2017 71st Transportation Battalion Vietnam Veterans Reunion
September 20 - September 24, 2017
The 2017 reunion will be held at the Red Lion Hotel Harrisburg Hershey, 4751 Lindle Road, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17111. The room rates are $99.00 + 11% Tax for single occupancy (1 person) and
$109.00 + 11% Tax for double occupancy (2 persons).  Please let them know when you book whether there is one or two persons. The cut-off date for our room rate is August 30th 2017. This rate
includes a free breakfast buffet from September 17th through September 26th.  You will receive coupons for breakfast when checking in.
 It will be served in the Season's Restaurant in the hotel.  The room
rate will be honored three days prior and three days post.   The hotel offers a complimentary shuttle to and from Harrisburg International Airport.  When arriving at the airport, call the Red Lion,
choose option 3 to be picked up.  The airport is only five miles from the hotel.  The Red Lion Hotel is a full-service hotel, and we will be having our Saturday evening banquet at the hotel.  The hotel
has set up a dedicated registration webpage for our reunion.  You can reserve any days from September 17th to September 26th and receive our room rate.  If you are booking out of these dates, you
will need to call to make your reservation.  I will list the registration links below.  Please make your reservation as soon as possible.  Just let them know you are with the 71st Transportation
Battalion Reunion.
You may make your reservations now.  I strongly suggest you make your reservation as soon as possible to get the room you want.
Call For Reservation (717) 939-7841
Book on the dedicated registration webpage for single person - Click Here
Book on the dedicated registration webpage for two persons - Click Here
Al & Carol Furtado - Plymouth, Massachusetts - 154th TC - June 1967 - June 1968 * G - H - B
Al & Holly  Krabbenhoeft - Portage, Indiana - 551st TC - October 1967 - September 1968 * G - H - B
Bill Conn - Mobile, Alabama - 368th TC 67-68 - 372nd TC 70-71
Bob & Diane Udeck - Columbus, Ohio - 368th TC - September 1966 - June 1967
Boyce & Margaret Irwin - Denton, Texas - HQ & HQ CO 551st TC - June 1967 - May 1968
Bradley and Doris McInnis - Rockingham, North Carolina - 551st TC - September 1967 - March 1968
Craig & Dianne White - Waterloo, Iowa - II Field Force - 68-69 - Reunion Guests * G - H - B
David Covert - San Antonio, Texas - 402nd TC - 1968 - 1970 * G - B
Dale Taylor - Logan, West Virginia - 154th TC - 551st TC - February 1969 - February 1970
Donald G. Cohn & Sandy Pike - Marlin, Texas - 368th TC - February 1969 - December 1969
Ewing (Buck) & Mary Frances Begley - Windsor, Virginia - 567th TC - 1967 - 1969 - First Time
Frank Wemple - Mansfield Center, Connecticut - 372nd TC - June 1970 - May 1971 * G - H - B
Gary Grainger - Starke, Florida - 402nd TC - June 1968 - June 1969 * G - H - B
Gary & Jen Browne - Owego, New York - 402nd TC - 1968 - 1969  
Gerald Mahon - Essex, Maryland - 561st TC - May 1967 - May 1968 *G - B
Gene & Cheryl Linn - Alger, Michigan - 551st TC - October 1967 - June 1968
* G - H - B
Gregory & Chau Farris - San Jose, California - 154th - 368th TC - October 1967 - December 1968 * G - H - B
Harry & Brenda Shelton - Neosho, Missouri - 154th TC - June 1966 - June 1967
Herb & Inge Edwards - Germany - 402nd TC - August 1968 - August 1969 * G - H - B
James "Mike" Starling - Wernersville, Pennsylviania - CO, 402nd - July 1969 - February 1970 - First Time
James & Sybil Dowds - Hot Springs, Arkansas - HQ 4th TC 1966  - HQ 71st BN XO 1968 * G- H- B
Jim & Cheri McCormick - Shelby, Ohio - 402nd TC - August 1969 - August 1970
Jim & Jane Tlougan - Rochester, Minnesota - 402nd TC - May 1968 - August 1970
Joseph & Anne Drinon - Bow, New Hampshire - 154th TC - September 1968 - September 1969    
John & Kay Shook - Ypsilanti, Michigan - 551st TC - September 1967 - September 1968 * H - B
Ken and Pat Shafer - Warren, Ohio - 368th TC - September 1966 - September 1967 * G - H- B
Manual & Mary Quintanilla - Lubbock, Texas - 154th TC - HHD - 1967 - 1968
Martin Schneider & Kay Graham - Watertown, New York - 300th TC - Camp Red Ball - January 1968 - August 1968
Mike & Kathy Bayne - Indianapolis, Indiana - 402nd TC - May 1968 - May 1969
Nelson & Lorraine Ouellette - Biddeford, Maine - HHD - May 1967 - May 1968 * G - H - B
Owen & Lois Martin - Highland Lakes, New Jersey - HHC - 44th Signal BN. - 1967 - 1968 Reunion Guests
Randy & Jan Richmond - Waterloo, Iowa - 402nd TC - January 1969 - October 1970 * G - H - B
Richard & Brenda Rawlings - Front Royal, Virginia - 402nd TC - July 1968 - September 1970 * G - B
Richard & Carolyn Caswell - Ocklawaha, Florida - 372nd TC - September 1971 - April 1972
Rich Morawa - Westland, Michigan - 368th TC - October 1967 - October 1968* G - H - B
Robert & Eileen Batz - Middletown, New Jersey - 154th TC - June 1966 - July 1967 * G - H - B - First Time
Roland & Doris Voyer -  Adament, Vermont - 372nd TC - 1969 - 1970 * G - H - B
Stan & Denise Chisholm - Ida Grove, Iowa - 402nd TC - June 1968 - June 1970 * G - H - B
Steve & Loretta Check - Bethlehem, Pennsylviania - 368th - 551st TC - October 1966 - October 1967 * G - H - B
Terry Weibel - Richfield, Minnesota - 261st TC - 1971 - 1972 - Long Binh Guest * G - H - B
Tom & Lilia Poston - Eastvale, California - 154th TC - July 1968 - July 1969 * G - H - B
Tom & Rose LeMoine - West Allis, Wisconsin - HHD - February 1967 - February 1968 * G - H - B
Tom & Vickie Reckers - Villa Hills, Kentucky - 402nd TC - July 1969 - August 1970
Vernon & Joanne Allen - Decatur, Illinois - 154th TC - November 1966 - June 1967
Wayne & Pam Wight - Phoenix, Arizona - 154th TC - August 1968 - August 1969 * G - H - B - First Time
Wilfred & Thelma Lam - Honolulu, Hawaii - 402nd TC - January 1969 - November 1969     
If you plan on attending the reunion, please let me know and I will add you to the list - Click Here
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Wednesday, September 20th
After checking in at the Red Lion Hotel, proceed to the hospitality room, which will be open at 4 PM, and sign in and pick up your name badge if you are a new attendee.  As always, we will have
snacks and soft drinks throughout the four official reunion days.  
Reunion Itinerary
Thursday, September 21st - Gettysburg Tour - Minimal Walking
Today we will board the bus at 8:45 AM for a 9:00 AM departure to Gettysburg.  Our first stop will be the Gettysburg Visitor Center museum, cyclorama painting and movie.  Our next stop will be
Dobbin House Tavern for lunch
(click for menu).  After lunch we will head to Gettysburg Battlefield for a guided tour of the battlefield.  After the battlefield tour, we will head back to the hotel.

The price of this tour is $70.00 PER PERSON which includes admission, transportation, lunch, tour guides and gratuities for tour guides, bus drivers and lunch.
Friday, September 22nd - Hershey Tour - Minimal Walking
Today we will board the bus at 8:45 AM for a 9:00 AM departure to Hershey.  Our first stop will be Chocolate World and then a 75-minute trolley tour of Hershey.  After the trolley tour, we will be
stopping at Fenicci's for lunch which will include tossed garden salad with dressing, freshly baked rolls, chicken francaise, homemade meatballs in marinara, vegetable penne with garlic oil,
seasonal veggies, cookies and pastries, soft drinks, coffee and tea.  After lunch we will head to The Hershey Story, a museum devoted to the history and legacy of Milton S. Hershey and the chocolate
candy confections he invented.  The next stop will be the Antique Automobile Club of America Museum.  After the automobile museum, we will head back to the hotel.

The price of this tour is $100.00 PER PERSON which includes admission, all transportation, lunch, tour guides and gratuities for tour guides, bus drivers and lunch.
Saturday, September 23rd - Daytime  
As I usually do, I will leave Saturday as a free day. There are so many things to see and do in the area.  I'm sure you will have a great time on your own for the day.
Saturday, September 23rd - Evening
Saturday Evening Banquet - Cocktail hour from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM which will also include taking our group photos, so everyone should be present. Dinner will be served at about 7:00 PM. The
banquet will conclude at 10:00 PM.  $50.00 Per Person - Includes All Banquet Taxes And Service Charges
Below are the 2017 reunion registration forms. One in MS Word file format, and one in PDF file format. Click on the one you want, save it and print it out.  Fill it out, and mail it along with your
payment to me as soonas possible. Please have them in before August 1st, the sooner the better helps me finalize plans.  Remember, if you don't show up for any reason you receive a full refund.
Paid Reunion Tours And Banquet
Gettysburg Tour: 41
Hershey Tour: 39
Saturday Evening Banquet: 44
Payment Received *