Welcome to 149th Armor Regiment

About Us

Next Meeting Date

Please join us for our Quarterly Meeting on 18 May, 2019 , starting at 1100 hours. We're located at 140 Colonel Durham St, on the old Fort Ord

Contact Information

Colonel Art Nichols, Regiment Commander - 149tharmor@sbcglobal.net

Colonel Charles Newport, Adjutant 


Regiment Sergeant Major

CSM Gary Johnson  -


Web Master

1SG Vern Snodderly -


149th Armor Scholarship


Scholarship Information

The Regiment has established a scholarship opportunity for the children, grand children or great grand children of former members of the 149th Armor
Battalion.  Email 149.scholarship@gmail.com for information. Application is due March 1, 2019



If you have served in the 1-149 Armor Battalion you should be aware that the 149th Armor Regiment has sponsored a $500 Scholarship.  If you have a great-grandchild, grandchild or child who will be graduating from high school or attending advanced studies in 2019 you are eligible to apply.

They should send a request to csme9glj@gmail.com or telephone CSM Gary L Johnson USA (R) at (559) 363-3884 for a copy of the Statement of Purpose and Guidelines, as well as the Student Application.  Deadline for submission is 5 pm. Saturday 03 March 2019.

This scholarship is being funded from a donation to the Regiment from the family of SSG Norman Rose, one of the Bataan Survivors and a longtime friend of the Regiment.

“Men and Steel”