Welcome to 149th Armor Regiment

About Us

Next Meeting Date

Please join us for our Quarterly Meeting on 17 November 2018, starting at 1100 hours. We're serving lunch. We're located at 140 Colonel Durham St, on the old Fort Ord

11th Annual BBQ is scheduled for 4 August 2018, at Fort Ord. Details listed in Announcement Section.

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”