Reunion Information
Last Updated on: Thursday, March 12, 2020 07:24:56 AM

  2020 OCS at Fort Knox All Class Reunion 2 May - 4 May has been cancelled:  Today, Wednesday March 11th, the World Health Organization has upgraded the Coronavirus to Pandemic and the most recent recommendations from the CDC is to restrict unnecessary exposure to the Coronavirus, COVID-19, by avoiding crowds, deferring all cruise ship travel worldwide, and avoiding all non-essential travel. The Reunion Committee and the OCS at Fort Knox Project Team are announcing the CANCELLATION of the OCS Fort Knox OCS Reunion.
  • 2020 Army OCS Alumni Association Reunion is also cancelled and the Hall of Fame ceremony is postponed due to health concerns related to the coronavirus situation. Over the next 30 days, our Treasurer will be issuing individual refunds, so watch your credit card statement for this transaction. Please wait for your refund; there is no need to email us your request. If you do not want a refund, but would rather donate to the OCS Heritage Center Sustainment Fund instead, please send an email to  Please direct reunion questions to and Hall of Fame questions to
  2019 OCS at Fort Knox All Class Reunion was held Jun 3 – 5 in Colorado Springs, Colorado: Reunion headquarters was the Academy Hotel near the Air Force Academy.

  2018 OCS at Fort Knox All Class Reunion was held April 5 – 8:  The reunion hotel was the Westin Washington Dulles Airport Hotel in the Washington, D.C. area.

  2018 Army OCS Alumni Association Reunion was held March 25- 29: Some of our Fort Knox OCS Alumni took advantage of the chance to get together in Columbus, GA in early May to renew old acquaintances and show loyalty to the OCS brotherhood as a whole by attending the Army OCS Alumni Association Reunion.

  2017 Reunion is canceled: In December 2016, we were informed that Premier Reunion Services had ceased doing business and had canceled the hotel arrangements they had made for our group in the D.C. area.  We regret that a third reunion was not possible but be assured the OCS at Fort Knox website and Facebook group will continue. The group of us who have worked on this project thank each of you for your support.

  2016 Reunion: San Antonio, Texas August 18-21 2016. The Sheraton Gunter was our reunion hotel.

      View/download - After Action Report 2016 Reunion by Doug Burmester.

     Thank you to 2016 Reunion Committee: Hugh Preacher of 27-67, Dan Leifel of 23-67, Ron Nall of 9-67, Jerry mellen of 27-67, Jim Shapard of 31-67, Walt Orth a TAC for 28-67, Walter Todd of 31-67 & Jennifer Todd wife of Walter.

  2014 Reunion: The 2014 OCS at Fort Knox Reunion was held in the Louisville/Fort Knox area, October 9-12, 2014.

     Thank you to the 2014 Reunion Committee for all of their hard work:
Jim Shapard of 31-67, Pete Manza of 31-67, Dan Leifel of 23-67, and Ron Demery of 16-66.

     View/download - After Action Report 2014 Reunion by Doug Burmester.

     View/download - 2014 Reunion Memory Book. Note: This file may take a few minutes to download.  It is a 55mb pdf file.
     Video - M1 Abrams Tank Tour. Note: Co E, 4th Bn, 4th Marine Division, Fleet Reserve is the only armor unit stationed at Ft. Knox.

Video - Tour of the OCS Barracks AreaNote: Tour was only a ride through of the area.

     Video - Posting of the Colors at the Reunion Banquet.

     Video - Doug Burmester's comments at the 2014 Reunion.

     The Premier Reunion Services Ft Knox OCS website has a list of attendees to the reunion and activites that we participated in.


     Keep your contact information current. OCS graduates update your contact information with Doug Burmester.

"Forge the Thunderbolt"