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November 23, 2021

The Ripcord Report
Ripcord Association Newsletter

Ripcord Report #128
Nov 2021

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Future Reunions



Springfield, MO
Start  Wednesday Oct 6, 2021
and end with banquet on
Saturday Oct 9, 2021 and 
leave Sunday Oct 10, 2021

Reunion Application 2021

List of Attendees Registered
updated 7/4/21

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……