37th Annual Reunion!! August 26, 2017, Campbell House Hotel, Lexington, Kentucky - Register below!!
 

37th Annual Meeting of the Association of the Century


THE 37TH ANNUAL AOC REUNION SCHEDULED ON 26 AUGUST 2017 AT The Campbell House Lexington, Curio Collection by Hilton, Lexington, KY.

More info || Register online here. || Download and mail your registration and payment here.

The weekend events include a Friday night barbecue at 18:00 pm, a Saturday awards luncheon at 11:30 am and the main meeting will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017, at 17:00 PM at the Campbell House Hotel, 1375 South Broadway, Lexington, KY, in the AOC meeting room.

 
 

The General's 'Franklin Club' Challenge


The General’s “Franklin Club Challenge” has raised $11,325 from 93 participants; $4,925 has been designated to the Scholarship Fund; $900 to the SOS Fund, $1,050 to the Museum Fund and $4,450 has been designated unrestricted. The 93 participants are listed below:

IN MEMORIAM:                COL Byron Crawford                       by:  Anonymous

Larry D. Abel
William D. Adams
Maurice Allgeier
Sammy Alvey
Deborah A. Ashley
Paul Baker
Robert Barnes
Bill Barron ($200)
David Belcher
Byron Bell
Richard Blain ($250)
Francis Bland
Joe B. Brown
Joe E. Brown
William Brown
Linda Bruin
George H. Campbell, Jr
Richard D. Chegar ($200)
Thomas Clay
Robert Cobb
Larry Craig
Thomas Davis
James D. Davidson
James H. Dearing
Janie Diamond
Arvil Dobson
Roy Downey
Douglas G. Draper ($200)
Tilman Drury
Brian Duffy
David Evans ($300)

Pete Evans
James Fleenor
Lindsey Freeman
Scott Garrett
Fleming Gordon
Joel Hardin
Larry Herzog ($200)
Leo Hill
Carl A. Hulsewede III
Gregory J. Hunt ($250)
Ronnie Jervis
James C. Johnson
Hobert Judd
David Jungquist ($200)
Ken Kapp ($250)
Allen Kessler
Ray Lackey
Joe Lamkin
Benjamin Livingston
Mike Lyall
Michael Mannarino
J.D. Maples Jr.
Clarence Martin Jr. ($300)
Elmo Martin ($200)
A. George Mason ($250)
Bobbie Maybrier
Charlie McBride
Michael McCorkle
Francis ‘Mac’ McDermott
Keith McWhorter
Ned McWhorter

Mit Merritt
Ronald Moss
Monte Nesmith
Cyndy Nobel
Milton Nugent
Larry Pierson
Carl Platt
Albert Pomey
Jack R. Reeves ($250)
Ramon Rodgers
Richard Rowe
James Glen Russell
Robert Silverthorn
Bob G. Simmons
Charles B. Skaggs
Earl Sosby Jr.
James Starr
Dale Stewart
David Sullivan
John Swarts
Ernest Taylor
Durward C. Thomas
Steve Thompson
Travis W. Tichenor III
John Tindal ($250)
Karl Truman
Tony Warren
Cleland White
Norm Williams ($125)
Ben Zimmerman

What is The General's Frankling Club challenge? Click here to find out.

Updated:15 July 2017

 
 

2016 AOC and Community Foundation of Louisville Scholarships

image The Association of the Century in conjunction with the Community Foundation of Louisville has selected the following individuals to receive a $1,000.00 scholarship in 2016.  Congratulations to each of these outstanding young men and women listed below in alphabetical order:


• Jenny Begley • Grace Maurer
• Maria Donahoe • Maya Messinger
• Morgan Fallin • Paige Ostrowsky
• William Hemingway • Emma Platt
• Marisa Lee • Elanor White

 
 

2016 Corridor of the Century Inductees

The Association of the Century is pleased to announce that the following individuals were inducted into the 100th Division’s Corridor of the Century at the 36th Annual AOC Reunion in Bowling Green, KY on 27 August 2016.

  • # 112  COL David Barnett
  • # 113   LTC Lawrence Herzog
  • # 114   LTC George (Ken) Kapp
  • # 115   CSM Harrison H. Guthrie
  • # 116   CSM Jack A. Perkins
  • # 117   CSM Manuel H. Thornton
 
 

Commander, 100th Division

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Brigadier General Aaron T. Walter assumed command of the 100th Training Division (Operational Support) at Fort Knox, Kentucky on 11 September 2016.

Brigadier General Walter was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the Corps of Engineers through the Missouri State University (MSU) Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) Program in May 1985. Prior to becoming the Commanding General of the 100th Training Division (Operational Support), BG Walter served as the Deputy Commanding General of the 84th Training Command, Brigadier General Walter served as Chief of the Army Reserve Enlisted Division and Deputy Director – Army Reserve in the Enlisted Personnel Management Directorate, U.S. Army Human Resources Command. Before that, he served as Director of the Army Reserve Senior Leader Development Office; Commander of the Army Reserve Readiness Training Center; Deputy Assistant Commandant – Army Reserve at the U.S. Army Engineer School (USAES); Chief of the Current Operations Division, G-33, DCS G-3/5/7 at the U.S. Army Reserve Command (USARC); Commander of the 479th Engineer Battalion (Combat Effects), and while deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Task Force Liberty; Chief of the Current Operations Branch, Operations and Mobilization Division, G-3 at the USARC; Chief of Plans, Operations Division, C-7 Directorate (Engineering) at Coalition Forces Land Component Command/U.S. Army Central/Third Army; Executive Officer and Assistant Professor of Military Science for the Gateway Army ROTC Battalion at Washington University in St. Louis; and Personnel Management Officer and Personnel Proponent Integration Officer at the Army Reserve Personnel Command in St. Louis, MO. Prior assignments include the Engineer/Space Advisor at the Depth and Simultaneous Attack Battle Lab, U.S. Army Field Artillery School; Training Evaluator on a First Army Operational Readiness Evaluation Team; Commander of B Company, 31st Engineer Battalion and E Company, 35th Engineer Battalion, 3rd Training Brigade at Fort Leonard Wood, MO; Lead Analyst in the Directorate of Training and Doctrine at the USAES; and almost four years in the 12th Engineer Battalion, 8th Infantry Division, Dexheim, West Germany, as a Platoon Leader and Executive Officer.

Brigadier General Walter earned a Bachelor’s degree in Cartography and Map Technology (major) and Military Science (minor) from MSU, a Master’s Degree in Computer Resources and Information Management from Webster University, and a Masters in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College (USAWC). He has completed the Engineer Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, Combined Arms and Services Staff School, Command and General Staff College, Defense Strategy Course, Sustaining Base Leadership Management Program at the Army Management Staff College, Reserve Component National Security Course, the USAWC, the USAWC Senior Leader Seminar; Advanced Joint Professional Military Education, and the Joint Senior Reserve Component Officer Course.

Brigadier General Walter’s awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit with oak leaf cluster, Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal with seven oak leaf clusters, Army Commendation Medal with four oak leaf clusters, Army Achievement Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Superior Unit Award, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Parachutist Badge, and the Engineer Regiment Bronze Order of the de Fleury Medal.

Brigadier General Walter resides in Alexandria, VA with his wife Maureen (Friel) Walter. He is a proud father of three children – Meghan, Conor, and Keira.