The Mighty Ninth

Strive To Reach The Summit

Coin_Presentation_II.JPGPresenting the 2/9th Challenge CoinFrom left: Terry Stuber, Cowboy Danny Fort, Jim Connolly, John Severn, Bill Kull. Foreground: Jerry Orr and Karen German.
Coins-1.JPG2/9th FA CoinOur unit coin is now located in the museum collection of "challenge coins".
Coins-2.JPGClose UpThe 2/9th FA challenge coin. These were issued by Jerry Orr to all of the attendees of our historic May-June 2013 reunion at Ft Sill, OK.
Coins-3.JPGChallenge CoinsOther coins on display at the museum.
Coins-4.JPGChallenge CoinsDisplay of the challenge coins.
Oasis_@_Angel_Fire.JPGEnroute to the memorialJerry couldn't help but notice a "beer joint" with the memorable name of "Oasis", a location that is permanently etched in his memory.
MG_Doulgas_O__Dollar_making_presentation_to_Jerry.JPGOkla Military Hall of FameMajor General Douglas O. Dollar presenting a plaque to Jerry Orr, inducting him into the Oklahoma Military Hall of Fame.
J_Orr_-_Citation.pdfCitation - Jerry Orr's inductionClicking on this PDF link will open the Citation that honors Jerry Orr into the Oklahoma Military Hall of Fame.
Jerry_Orr_and_Family.JPGOkla Military Hall of Fame
John___Mary_Cashin.JPGOkla Military Hall of FameJohn & Mary Cashin attend Jerry's induction into the Oklahoma Military Hall of Fame.
Sandy_Peppers_Kraft,_John_Mullins.JPGOkla Military Hall of FameJohn "Moon" Mullins and Sandy Peppers attend Jerry's induction.
J_Orr_-_Gary_Sinise.jpg2/9th Coin PresentationMaj Jerry Orr proudly presents a 2/9th commemorative coin (aka Challenge Coin) to Gary Sinise (Lt Dan's Band). Gary Sinise is widely known for his support of the military and its veterans. Gary was at Ft Sill, OK and performed three hours of continuous music at concert. (2016)
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