March 2022 Newsletter

Posted on March 2, 2022

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Charlie Troop 1/9th Cavalry

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March 2022 Newsletter

The following Troopers gave their all during the month of March 1966- 1972:

Edward Kaneshiro              March 6, 1967

Ronald Johns                      March 15, 1968

Walter Panamaroff             March 15, 1968

Robert Smeal                      March 15, 1968

Bard Davenport                  March 27, 1969

Allan Harper                       March 27, 1969

William Potter                    March 27, 1969

John Waller                        March 27, 1969

Joel Hageman                     March 12, 1971

Van Joyce                           March 12, 1971

John Sundquist                   March 27, 1968  After reassignment to B Trp

The following Troopers, Troopettes, Gold Star Family members, Little Brothers and Little sisters have birthdays in the month of March:

Dexter Evans                     March 1

Carrie Kingman                 March 2 GSFM

Cort Langworthy             March 4

Kathy Herron                   March 4

Teri Nave                         March 9 GSFM

Scotty Vinnigre                March 12 Honorary C Trooper

Richard “Reb” Herron     March 15

Don Gresham                   March 19

Grover Wright                  March 22

Tommy Betts                   March 24,

Becky Slye-Deboer         March 25 GSFM

Gail Guthrie                    March 25

Elizabeth Jelich               March 25 GSFM

Art Harmon                       March 29

The following Troopers, Troopers and Gold Star Family members have anniversaries in the month of March:

Cecelia “Tina” Jelich-Frost and Norman Frost   March 15, 1979

Kurt and Patty Schatz    March 31,1984

Bill “Doc” Byrd passed away on February 5, 2022. Doc was a Medic in 1965-66. Rest In  Peace Brother. I talked to Doc Byrd one time. He told me back-k then that he was very sick and wouldn’t be able to make any of our reunions. He did say how much he loved Charlie Troop and the Troopers he served with.

We will be having some very special entertainment at this year’s reunion. On Friday night, one of our own is going to put on a very special show for us. On Saturday night, after coming back from the Show Boat, we will also have some very special entertainment.

  Brooks Jelich says that when he is 100 years old, he wants to be living on the Beach and take care of the ocean. I think that is a great idea.

God Bless,