Become A Member

Annual or Lifetime Membership

For individuals we offer regular and lifetime memberships. All applicants must have been awarded the Combat Infantry Badge as certified to by an official notation on the applicant’s DD-214, DD-215, Official Army Orders, or other official documents. Both of these memberships include invitations to conventions, newsletters, opportunities to attend local meetings, as well as other kinds of support. Membership dues are free for qualified veterans age 85 or older and lifetime members.

Regular Membership

Dues Are $30/annually

Invitations to Annual Convention and events around US
Invitations to participate in Association Fundraising activities
Camaraderie on Social Media
The Blue Badge Newsletter
Opportunities to attend local meetings
Opportunities to start a new company
Invitations to participate in local and national level service projects
Opportunities to represent the association in local veterans events

Life Membership

Life Full Member Dues Are $400

No Annual Membership Dues
All Benefits of Annual Membership listed previously
Some Korean Veterans Qualify for free
WW II Veterans Qualify for free
Invitations to participate in local and national level service projects

Free life membership for Life Members and Support Group Members over the age of 85

Life Support Group Member – $270.00

Sponsor Groups

Support Group Membership

By joining the support group, you have the opportunity to do several things:

  • Use your unique skills/expertise to support the association
  • Be active with membership through coordinating and joining in events
  • Support combat veterans activities with your donation

Current support group members are assisting in several ways from the grassroots level all the way up to the National Headquarters Level. Some examples of support member leadership positions are: assisting with company’s finance tracking and budgets, coordinating family activities, legislative affairs, and attending our association’s National Conventions every year.

Corporate Sponsor

This level is for business. The benefits of being a Corporate Sponsor include:

Homepage thank you with link to your website
1 year of advertising on the website
Recognition at Annual Convention/Meeting
Tax letter to recorded your tax deductible donation
Invitation to all organization events
Copy of The Blue Badge
Invites to social media groups / pages
Opportunity to tell customers you support combat veterans
Invitations to local and national level service projects
Four seats at the National Convention Banquet and additional seats at member price

Individual Sponsor

This level is for individual. The benefits of being a member sponsor include:

By name recognition for your donation level on public facing webpage
Scholarship Sponsor (donations to annual scholarship)
Monument Sponsor (donations to build and maintain CIB monuments)
General Sponsor (donations to general fund)
Special thank you from association




Combat Infantrymen's Association, Inc.
P.O. Box 1000
Red Oak, TX 75154

Local Number: 762-261-3242
Toll Free Number: 844-432-4242

Hours of Operations
Monday - Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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P.O. Box 1000, Red Oak, Texas 75154