About Us

 

Mission
 
 
The 35th Infantry Division Association is a 501c4 organization located at:
 
P O Box 5004,
Topeka, Kansas 66605.
 
It is chartered under the Articles of Incorporation, State of Kansas, dated December 13, 1960.
 
Its mission is to foster and promote the memories, incidents of service, and friendships of all those who have served in the 35th Division, in war and in peace.

 


Executive Power

 
 
The executive power of the 35th Division Association is vested in the Executive Committee, elected annually.

Elected officers include the President, 1st Vice-President, 2nd Vice-President, 3rd Vice-President, and Secretary-Treasurer. Also elected are a Chaplain, Judge Advocate, and Sergeant-at-Arms.
 
Committees appointed by the President include the following:

 

    • Hall of Fame Committee
    • Museum Committee
    • Nominating Committee
    • Conference Planning Committee
    • Publicity Committee
    • Publications Committee
    • Historical Committee
    • International Liaison Committee
    • Orphans, Widows, & Families Committee
    • Website Committee


2017-2018 Elected Officers

 
  
 
President 
 
COL (Ret) Robert Dalton 
 
Immediate Past President
 
BG (Ret) Robert Windham 
               
         1st VP
 
BG (Ret) Alex Duckworth
 
2nd VP
 
BG Anthony Mohatt
 
3rd VP
 
 COL (Ret) Calvin Warrem
 
 Chaplain
 
Chaplain (MAJ)
Richard Dunn 
 
Secretary-Treasurer
 
 COL (Ret) Robert Bloomquist
 
Judge Advocate
 
COL (Ret) Angelo Demos
 
Sgt-at-Arms
 
CW4 (Ret) Carl Bush
 
Historian
 
Mr. Richard O'Brien
Roberta Russo
Co-Chair Proposed
 
Hall of Fame
 
Mr. Ben Weber
Chairman 
 
 Museum Trust
 
MG (Ret) Jack Strukel, Jr, Chairman 
 Outreach 
Committee
 Mr. Murray Leff,
Committee Chair
Mike Ven
Proposed 

 



                                         Executive Committee

 
  

MG (Ret) John Davoren

MG (Ret) M. Wayne Pierson

 Paula Evans Baker

 Debra Hardy Bittles 

BG (Ret) Ed Gerhart 

COL Dirk Christian

 Judy Bradford

Curtis Cook

COL (Ret) Mike Lind

COL Chris Mickan

Pat Cook 

Margaret Fenstermacher 

CW4 (Ret) Carl Bush

CSM (Ret) Jack Elliot

Kathryn Frantz

Lloyd Frey

CSM (Ret) William Luse

CSM Tim Newton

Victoria Frisenda

James Graff

CSM (Ret) Dale Putman 

CSM (Ret) Viviano Reveles

Holli Harwell

Patricia Faulkner Harwell


 

Marilyn Bowers Jensen

Roberta Russo

 

 

 Marilyn Graff Smith 

Mike Ven

    Ben Weber 
 
(All Past Presidents are members of the Executive Committee)
 

Executive Secretary

 
The 35th Division Association executive secretary is COL (Ret) Bob Bloomquist, who is paid a small monthly stipend to manage the affairs of the Association. Please feel free to contact him at: 
 
Phone number: 785-234-2688    
 
Note: Email is the preferred method to contact COL (Ret) Bloomquist.



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