Updated 18-Sep: Welcome to the Schriefer Blog, my name is Tavis Schriefer. Recently, my wife Jill and I raised money to supply driFIRE shirts to every soldier in Apache Company of the 1-501st Parachute Infantry Regiment. We were successful in raising over $6500 and we would like to thank everyone for all their support to make this happen.
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Thursday, August 25, 2005


Nicholas successfully completed his EIB testing yesterday and has been awarded the Expert Infantryman Badge. Info on the badge

Here is an article describing the EIB testing and the badge: Expert Infantryman's Badge

Saturday, August 20, 2005

Article - Fighting Smarter (Popular Mechanics, Aug 2005)

Here's a good article I ready recently form the August issue of Popular Mechanics...

Thursday, August 18, 2005

Welcome Home!
Jon arriving at DFW

Saturday, August 13, 2005

Nick in Australia

Here's a few more pictures of Nick in Australia. He says he's sending me the whole CD of pictures... We'll see.

Wednesday, August 10, 2005

Iraq Pictures (Apr - Jun 2005)

Here's some new pictures from Jon...