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The West Point Cemetery is near capacity for the burial of remains in new gravesites. Until the West Point Cemetery Expansion Program is completed in the next few years, providing 308 new in-ground casketed and 132 new in-ground inurnment plots, some changes have been made to the eligibility policy. See this memorandum for complete details — USMA Cemetery Policy 2014.
We started off our 25th reunion year with a great event in Washington, DC — a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier on Saturday, 24 May 2014. The Fife & Drum Corps and the US Army Drill Team performed prior to the ceremony.
COL James Markert (H2 ’89) was the Regimental Commander, 3d US Infantry Regt, “The Old Guard”, at the time and he coordinated with Dave Kammen (F1, ’89), Director of Operations & Plans at Arlington National Cemetery, to schedule this event.
Over 50 classmates and even more family members attended the day’s events, ending up at the O-Club for a few drinks. Make sure to join us next time! There’s no place like Arlington on Memorial Day Weekend.
There isn’t a list on our web site, but there is a list at WP-ORG’s Graduate
Living History Project. The list of ’89 grads is at
You don’t need to log in to see the list of names, but you will need to do
so if you want to see most of the biographical entries. If you do
want to log in and enter your information or view other’s information,
it is the same password as you use for the class web site.