506th Airborne Infantry

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506th Airborne Infantry Regiment Association Scholarship Winners for 2023

1 Jun 2022 14:48 | Anonymous

Fred May, Chairman of the Association's Scholarship Committee has announced the committee's choices for the three scholarships available for 2023.  The winners are: 

William Beaudoin is the winner of the $2,500 John and Marcia Lally Service Award Scholarship.  William is the son of Colonel Greg Beaudoin who formerly served as the commander of the 1st Battalion, 506 Infantry Regiment.  He will be attending the University of Alabama as a McCollough Pre-Medical Scholar this fall.


Sophia Kreiman is the granddaughter of Thomas Waggoner, A Company, 1/506 Infantry Battalion, 101st Airborne Division who served in Vietnam, 70-71.  Sophia is entering her senior year at Michigan State University where she plans to receive her bachelor's in environmental biology with a minor in Conservation, Recreation, and Environmental enforcement. 


Zoe Drake has been awarded the $1,500 Currahee Scholarship.  Zöe is a 2023 graduate of Clarksville High School, is the daughter of Joshua Drake, who served with the 1st Battalion 506th Infantry Regiment at Fort Campbell from 2005-2011.  In the fall of 2023, Zoe will be a student at the University of Memphis, majoring in International Studies with a goal to eventually work for the United Nations.

More information and pictures of the winners can be found by going to programs / charitable programs and giving / scholarship fund / 2023 scholarship recipients. 

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