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The 808th Tank Destroyer Battalion

invites you to enjoy this site while learning about WWII and tank destroyers

An assortment of US flags.
Don't Tread On Me
Colonial Era

US Army Flag - 1775
US Army Flag
Adopted in 1775

Betsy Ross flag
Betsy Ross Flag

13 Star Flag
13 Star -
First Official Flag

Civil Flag of Peacetime
Civil Flag of
Peacetime

34 Star - Civil War Era
34 Star
Civil War Era

Confederate Battle Flag
Confederate Battle Flag

50 Star Current US Flag
50 Star
Current US Flag

Reunion 2007

Annual group photo 2007Lebanon, Tennessee

 

This year the annual 808th tank destroyer reunion was hosted by the Watson brothers, son of the late Clarence L. Watson.

the group photo to the right will open, when clicked on, in a new window for a more detailed look.

 

 

Del takes a rest

 

 

 

Del puts his feet up for a few minutes during the WW II 808th TD 2007 reunion.

 

 

George "Buck" Lyda

 

 

 

George Lyda drove from his home in North Carolina to the reunion in Lebanon Tn. He is shown here allowing us to see his license plate depicting his veteran status and Purple Heart.
We are proud to have George with the 808!

 

 

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