Triple Nickle Display The display at the Airborne and Special Operations Museum in Fayetteville depicts the history of the 555th Parachute Infantry Regiment.
Membership assists the National Association in its efforts to maintain the legacy of the "Triple Nickle".
Association Objectives 1. To provide a climate for renewal of old friendships among members and airborne organizations and to strengthen the relationships with service personnel of today's military services. 2. To promote activities which provide for scholarship loans and/or grant funds for Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) Cadets desiring to enter airborne service, and/or high school graduates of merit seeking higher education, with a demonstrated need for assistance. 3. To plan activities which stimulate the camaraderie of airborne service members and association members through annual reunions. 4. To provide counseling and advice to young airborne personnel desiring to make military service a career. 5. To maintain and perpetuate the legacy of the 555th Parachute Infantry Battalion. 6. To address matters of social concern and engage in activities in furtherance of organizational objective. 7. To offer membership without regard to race, gender, creed, color, or political affiliation. Benefits of Membership * Membership in the 555th Parachute Infantry Association provides a sense of dynamic military camaraderie - a link with those who served their nation and shared the experiences of military life, and the common values of patriotism, honor, discipline and selflessness. * National association membership provides an opportunity to renew old acquaintances. * Membership provides a feeling of belonging and a sense of sustained service, pride and nationalism. * National association membership provides the retired person with an extended opportunity to serve his/her community and nation. It offers a vehicle by which you can continue your vigorous pro-active service to the community where you live and the United States of America. * Membership provides an annual reunion with quality entertainment for members and their guests at a reasonable and affordable price. Your association is "spouse oriented" and provides social programs for both men and women. * Membership assists the National Association in its efforts to maintain the legacy of the "Triple Nickles". You now know the advantages of membership. Go forth and spread the word; let no one say, "I never knew there were benefits." The 555th Parachute Infantry Association offers a great value to members! Membership is open to all individuals of good character who support the ideals and objectives of the association. It is not necessary to have been a member of the original 555th Parachute Infantry Battalion to qualify for membership. Membership is open to all without regard to race, gender, or ethnicity. Membership dues are $50.00 annually on a calendar year basis. Life Membership is available for a one time payment of $400.00. The association is non-profit and dues are tax deductible. If you are interested in joining, or if you would like to start a new chapter in your local geographical area, please let us know!