About the Chapter

Our Mission

To serve as a permanent organization for persons who served with or were otherwise affiliated with the 173d Airborne Brigade Combat Team, the 173d Airborne Brigade, or the 173d Airborne Brigade (Separate), offering opportunities to maintain and strengthen the common bonds among those who were officially assigned or attached to the Brigade.

To further the goals and purpose of the 173d Airborne Brigade National Association and its constituent organizations and members.

To represent the National Association at ceremonies and at official functions within the Greater-Washington, D.C., area.

To perpetuate the service and the memory of 173d Airborne Brigade Soldiers, especially those who died in service to their country and to provide support for wounded members or alumni of the Brigade who are in the Chapter’s geographic area.

To maintain contact among Sky Soldiers in the greater Washington, D.C. area and to assist those in need whenever possible.

To encourage and promote the spirit and tradition of the Airborne.

To perform acts of charity and good will.