Newsletter Editor: M.W. “Mike” Menser, since 2011. Mike’s Army career included extensive operational experience in Infantry combat and peacekeeping operations as well as writing, instructing, training all aspects of infantry/special operations – technical, tactical and doctrinal. He operated in the Blue Spaders’ AO when assigned II Field Force LRRPs in 1968 in Viet Nam and served over four years in the 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry (1974 to 1978) in Goeppingen, Germany. He was Battalion Maintenance Officer, Bn S-4, and commanded Alpha Company (AlphaGators).