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09/02/16 The August, 2016 issue of the OPHSA Survivor is now available online.Click here to veiw it.

04/30/16 The April, 2016 issue of the OPHSA Survivor is now available online. Click here to veiw it.

07/04/15 Photos taken during the 24th OPHSA Annual Reunion in Charleston, SC are now online.

04/14/15 Martin Markley passed away on April 14, 2015. His wife, Margaret passed away the early part of February, 2015. Martin was past president of OPHSA and one of the founders of the Outpost Harry Survivors Association.

06/16/14 Picutres taken during the 23rd OPHSA Annual Reunion in Oklahoma City, OK are now online.

06/10/14 Video and Audio recordings are now available on the OHPSA web site. Click wherever you see this icon Videos and you can see the video or hear the audio recording. Check out the Members Stories page for some of the first examples.

02/15/14 Francis X. Riley, Jr. died. He was a former president of the Outpost Harry Survivor's Association in 2003-2004.

08/03/13 Picutres taken during 22nd OPHSA Annual Reunion and the celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the signing of the Korean War Armistice on July 27th 1953 are now online. At the same time we were celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Korean Armistice in Washington D.C., This video /Videos/Korean_60th_Anniversary_Armistice.mp4 was being played on every TV station all across South Korea. Outpost Harry Survivors are included throughout this documentary.

06/26/13 The Hold at all Costs (2nd Release) DVD is now available for purchase online. Refer to the Notice on page 2 of the OPHSA Survivor Issue 63 for details. The Hold at all Costs (2nd Release) will now also be available on APT (American Public Television.)

03/17/13 Ray Anderson, an OPHSA past president, passed away yesterday afternoon in Wilmington, Delaware, after a brief illness. Click here for his memorial service information.

01/03/13 Ed Hanrahan of Manomet Massachusetts, OPHSA's Chaplain Emeritis, passed away January 3, 2013. Rhonda McAulliffe-Gloodt and Don Chase will be attending, everyone is welcome. See NewsFlash #21 and Ed's Memorial Page for details.

07/27/12 This video was taken of the Ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, 7/27/12, commemorating the 59th Anniversary of the signing of the Armistice on 7/27/53. The Secretary of Defense was the keynote speaker. Our OPHSA President, David Mills, was included among the speakers and his speech begins at about the 24 minute mark and extends for about seven minutes. Also, Secretary Panetta very graciously referenced Dave in his remarks. The entire event runs for 71 minutes and includes a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of The Unknowns.

06/10/12 The 21st Annual Reunion is now history. Click here to view the pictures.

02/09/12 Charles "Chuck" Trout replaces Ed Hanrahan as OPHSA Chaplain. See NewsFlash #19 for details.

12/13/11 Walden Storie, a past OPHSA President, passed away on Tuesday, December 13th, 2011 at noon. Click here to read his Obituary and click here to read and add to his Tributes.

07/13/11 Gyoung-Youl Jeong, Assistant Editor on the Photo/Newsroom desk of Chosun Media Korea, gave permission to post this clip comparing OP Harry in 1953 to OP Harry in June 2011.

07/12/11 After Jeong returned home to Korea, he wrote an article about the 20th OPHSA Reunion. Click here to view the article. Click here and here to see Jeong at the Reunion.

07/20/11 The following links are to Korean Arirang Global TV, Real Talk, (sponsored by the Korean Government), which aired on June 25th, 2012 in 160 countries. The interview video is shown in two parts; Part 1 and Part 2

05/28/11 Some OPHSA members are reporting that their local PBS stations are pulling the Outpost Harry film Hold At All Costs from their schedules this Memorial Day weekend. Check your local station's schedule to confirm it is being shown in your location. Click here to view the trailer

04/20/11 The Hold at All Cost Outpost Harry documentary's TV schedule is now online. Click here to view it. This is a work-in-progress and will change as new or updated information becomes available. Check it for updates.

12/07/10 Captain Robert W. Sullivan's story has been posted. Click here to read it.

07/23/10 The 2010 19th Annual Reunion pictures are now posted. Please contact the Webmaster if you spot ommisions or errors.

07/20/10 NewsFlashes are now archived on the OPHSA web site. Click here to review an old NewsFlash.

07/19/10 Click here to read NewsFlash #14 about the PBS showing of Rhonda's story on the History Detective's show on Monday July 26th at 9PM Central (Check your local listings.)
If you missed this History Detective episode on TV, click here to view it online.

05/01/10 Jim Evans, one of the Outpost Harry Survivors Association Founders, died May 1, 2010 and his name has been added to the Memorial Pages.

04/12/10 Fort Stewart has added the OPHSA web site to the list at the Veterans/Retirees link on the Fort Stewart home page command bar.

03/23/10 The song Here's to the men of Outpost Harry (©Copyright 2010 Lee Whalert), was written and sung by Sam Buck's son-in-law's son, Lee Whalert and is now availble here. Click here to listen.

02/21/10 Click here to view the trailer of the Outpost Harry film  "Hold At All Costs" to be released on Veterans Day, 2010.

06/25/09 The 18th Annual Reunion is now history.  Click here to view some of the pictures taken during this reunion.

11/17/08 15th Infantry After Action Report for May 1953 has been added by Martin MarkleyClick here to view.

10/25/08 3rd Infantry Division Command Report June 1953 submitted by Martin MarkleyClick here to view

10/22/08 Member Don Dingee has created a web site, The Charlie Johnson Legacy Project for his friend and comrade who was KIA on OP Harry 06/12/1953.  Check it out here.

06/26/08 The 15th Infantry S2/S3 Journal from 31 May to 30 June, 1953 Click here to view the entries made in the Journal during the time of the Defense of Outpost Harry.

06/12/08  Click here to check out the photos taken during the 2008 17th Annual OP Harry Reunion.

10/18/07  Walden Storie has written a memorial for his comrade Clarence Bloodsworth Click here to read it.

09/06/07  Len Spirito has added his story including pictures taken of OP Harry and vicinity when he served as platoon leader of the 1st Platoon of the 15th Regimental Tank Company during the OP Harry fight.  Click here to see his pictures and details.

06/17/07 You can view some of the photos taken during the 16th Annual Reunion by clicking here.  These are the first release and have not been labeled or sorted yet, but are a reminder of our time together in Columbus GA.

04/23/07 James C. Hafer has added his experience as Platoon Leader of the 4th platoon, 3rd Infantry Division, 15th Regiment Heavy Tank Company during the defense of Outpost Harry.  Click here to view.

01/18/07 Robert (Bob) Baker has added his story as told in Chapter Five of his book, Against All Odds - The Robert H. Baker StoryClick here to view.

11/07/06  The Greek Outpost Harry Survivors held a reunion in Crete. Refer to the October 2006 Survivors Newsletter for detailed information on this event. 

04/16/06 - Added a list of Distinguished Unit Citations (DUC) awarded to units for their actions during the defense of Outpost Harry. Click here to view

11/16/05 - Bob Dornfried added his story as told to his home-town paper.  Click here to view.

11/08/05 - Reunion details added.  Click here to view

08/11/05 - Donald Chase has added the poem he read at the 14th reunion to his web pages.

06/22/05 - Donald Chase has added another poem to his web pages.

01/30/05 - 1st Lt. Edward J. Mueller has been added to this site

01/20/05 - Martin Markley has added the list of KIA and MIA for K Company to his web site.

12/39/04 - George Pagomenos' The Diary of a Greek Soldier in the Korean War has been published in the Greek language (ISBN: 960-406-928-4).  His son has set up a web site in memory of the soldiers of the Greek Expeditionary Force who served in the Korean War. 

06/22/05 - Donald Chase has added another poem to his web pages.

01/30/05 - 1st Lt. Edward J. Mueller has been added to this site

01/20/05 - Martin Markley has added the list of KIA and MIA for K Company to his web site.

12/39/04 - George Pagomenos' The Diary of a Greek Soldier in the Korean War has been published in the Greek language (ISBN: 960-406-928-4).  His son has set up a web site in memory of the soldiers of the Greek Expeditionary Force who served in the Korean War. 

06/30/04 - Del Tolen's web page has been added.  Click here to view it.

03/26/04 - 2nd Lt. James F. Moroney was an FO for the 39th Field Artillery Battalion. 105 howitzer, towed, Battery B.  Click here to view his story.

03/17/04 - A discussion of the location of the Command Post on OP Harry has been opened in the Maps and Reference Info section.  Click here to view.

01/22/04 - 1st Lt. John Beechler was an FO with the 39th Field Artillery serving on OP Harry during the April, 1953 attacks. Click here to view his story. 

01/14/04 - A list of resources for obtaining military records has been added.  Click here to view it.

01/13/04 - 2nd Lt Henry J. Sobieski, FO, 213th Field Artillery Battalion, Korea 1953 added his story.  Click here to view it.

01/07/04 - We have changed the Guest book to a new, more reliable format.  All of the old messages are still there.  Check it out.

10/08/03 - Emory Walker has added his memories of his time on OP Harry during June 1953.  Click here to view his page.  He also has contributed a 15th Regiment 1953 Christmas Card.

08/08/03 - Ralph Smith has gathered information on the available 2003 Korean Battlefield toursClick here to view.

08/02/03 - 12th annual reunion held at Savannah GA.  Click here to view these pages.

07/23/03 - Dan Carson has posted his remarks on his experience with PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder) and the help he is getting through the VA.  Click here to view this page.

07/14/03 - Evaggelia Tsiakiri has added a page in Greek to her father's account of his support of the defense of OP Harry.  Click here to view.

05/15/03 - James Jarboe made a Christmas card while in Korea to send home on Christmas 1953.  Click here to view his card.

05/11/03 - Ralph L. Smith's email to General Alter asking for aid in opening up the DMZ to Korean War veterans who fought on both sides of the 50-year-old Korean conflict. Click here to view his email.

03/27/03 - Mosxos Evaggelou Tsiakiris' account of his support of the defense of OP Harry during June 1953 as told to his daughter Evaggelia Tsiakiri has been added.  Click here to view his account.

03/04/03 - Vincent Meads contributed an Easter Card he received while in Korea in 1953.  It is a reminder that, as we approach this Easter Season 50 years later, some things do remain constant.  Click here to view this card.

02/24/03 - A Souvenirs and Memorabilia section has been added to display various items members collected during their tour in Korea.

01/23/03 - OPHSA newsletter issue 28 is now available in PDF format.  Click here to view them.

01/21/03 - Jerry Hawk's  autobiography entitled Every Life Has a Story is available in soft cover for $40.00. Send an email to jhawk@btainc.com for details on how to get a copy of his book.

12/15/02 - Donald Dingee has added additional pictures to his web page.  Click here to check it out.

11/15/02Martin Markley continues to update his web pages with new scanned images and text.  Click here to check them out.

11/15/02 - Edward Matney, Co B, 23rd Inf., 2nd Div. forwarded some aerial pictures of OP Harry.  Click here to view them.

11/15/02 - A Maps and Pictures section has been added to this site as reference material.  Click here to view these pages.

10/08/02 - Donald Dingee has added his account and that of his friend Charles Johnson's experiences on OP Harry to the Memorials page.

10/08/02 - Memorials for fallen members have been added.  Click here to view these pages.

10/07/02 - Clyde Corsaro has included pictures taken of his comrades in Korea.  Click here to view them.

09/03/02 - Martin Markley has updated his web pages with new scanned images.  Click here to check it out.

09/01/02 - Claude Williams has added 23 new pictures to his web pages. Click here to check them out.

06/29/02 - F. Walden Storie "We held O.P. Harry"

06/26/02 - Dan Carson, 3rd Signal Company, Photo Section an article My Souvenir from Outpost Harry written in March 2001 for the OPHSA Newsletter

06/21/02 - OPHSA 11th Annual Reunion page has been added.

06/06/02 - Donald A. Chase, I Company, 15th Infantry Regiment. Poem and part of a letter from Don Chase to OPHSA member Billie Burgess

06/06/02 - George Pagomenos - Summary of the Defense of Outpost Harry on the night of 17/18 June, 1953

06/04/02 - OP Harry Survivors Association founders - A picture of the original founders of OPHSA.

06/04/02 - Demetrious Papadopoulos  - Diary account of Outpost  Harry June 11, 1953 to June 21, 1953 June 11, 1953 - Thursday night.

06/01/02Jack Newman - Jack Newman's story as told by Jack's son and a letter Jack wrote home after being wounded on OP Harry.  It is a continuation of Sam Buck's story.

05/29/02 - Sam Buck 2nd Lt. ­ 39th FA ­ 3rd Inf. Div. Attached to King Company, 15th Regiment, 3rd Battalion added his story of  "The Longest Day of My Life  - June 10. 1953"

05/24/02 - Introduction has been added stating the purpose and goals of The Outpost Harry Survivors Association.

05/23/02 - Help has been added to the Index to aid users navigate this site.

5/17/02 - Freeman Bradford,. a recent member, added his Korean War scrapbook to the Member Story Pages.

05/17/02 - A forum has been added to this site to share comments, questions, and suggestions. Click on the OP Harry Forum link in the Index to try it out.

05/17/02 - Click here for some Memorial Day thoughts. Forwarded by Martin Markley

05/11/02 - James Jarboe added a picture of his homecoming from Korea

05/09/02 - Martin Markley added a picture of Lt. Tillman to his pages

05/06/02 - Claude Williams added a second page to his Member's Story page

05/03/02 - Ray Anderson contributed a story to the Member's Story pages.


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