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Fifth U.S. Army Band

Welcome to the unofficial Fifth Army Band website!  This website has been established as a project to collect and archive photos, video, and audio recordings of the Fifth U.S. Army Band, serving at Fort Sheridan, Illinois starting in 1949 and Fort Sam Houston, Texas in 1970.


Submissions Wanted!  Help us build our collection of photos, video, and audio for future generations to enjoy.  Please email for more information.



Fifth Army Band Reunion Announced!

July 23 - 26, 2015 in Madison Wisconsin


The event will be held at the Howard Johnson's Plaza Hotel in Madison, Wisconsin.  Registration includes meals, reunion materials, and great entertainment.  If the attendees can get the necessary instrumentation, as done in the past, a concert will be performed at the Madison Veteran's Hospital.   Please click the following link for  more information and the registration form!

2015 Fifth Army Band Reunion Registration Form


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