A reunion is being planned for D Company, 2nd Battalion, 7th Regiment Marines and Navy Corpsmen of the Korean War.
The dates will be 12-16 September 2012, in Bakersfield, CA.
Reunion headquarters will be at the Marriott Country Inn, Bakersfield.
Pepperdine University, Malibu, will be celebrating their 75 th anniversary and as part of that celebration, will be honoring Dog Seven members due to two Dog Seven related awards at the University, a scholarship dedicated to HN3 Richard DeWert, USNR, KIA while serving with D Company in April of 1951 and an endowment in the name of D Company CO Col Alvin Mackin, USMCR-Ret.
Reunon Hosts will be Arthur "Art" Contreras and Charles "Chuck" Curley.
For more information, contact: Chuck Curley at:
Tel#: (716) 372-4216 or
E-Mail: Chuck Curley
Gonzalo Garza is planning a reunion of D Company, 2nd Battalion, 7th Regiment Marines and Navy Corpsmen of the Korean War.
The dates will be some time in October, 2012.
Details will be posted when more information is made available.
Gonzalo can be contacted at:
Tel#: (512) 864-0960
Polly & Frank Garber will be hosting a Dog Seven Reunion in Broussard, Louisiana
April (24th - 28th) 2013
This promises to be a great get-together since it will be in combination with a yearly Festival International de Louisiane in nearby Lafayette.
Garbers will host a dinner at their house, Wed April 24th
Rooms are reserved at the Comfort Inn Suites (Dog 7 Marines Korea)
114 Rue Fermand
Lafayette, LA 70508
Phone (337) 456-8390 or (337) 456-8963
Cost is $89.00 plus tax for the rooms. They are holding 15 rooms for us until March 25, 2013
Polly and Frank can be contacted at:
Tel#: (337) 837-6819 or
E-Mail: Polly and Frank Garber