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Those that came before us and those that gave the ultimate sacrifice. We honor you every day in our memories.

Welcome to the 509th Parachute Infantry Association!

If you are currently serving or served with the 509th from 24 February 1942 to present, and are not already an Association member, please consider joining!

The Association was formed after World War II, by a group of World War II 509th Veterans who wanted to celebrate their service to our nation and maintain the fellowship and brotherhood that is unique among those that served with the 509th Parachute Infantry. The Association has changed over the years, but its primary mission remains the same:

To foster bonds of friendship among Veterans who have served with the 509th, embrace their families, and always remember our fallen!

"509th Parachute Infantry Association" is a 501(c)(19) non-profit organization

P.O. Box 43, Owatonna, MN  55060 

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