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LTC Billie G. Williams Lifted off to Fiddler’s Green 4-11-2019

April 13, 2019

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LTC. Billie Gene Williams, USA Ret MARCH 8, 1931 – APRIL 11, 2019             As a Major, Billie G. Williams was the  Charlie Troop 1/9th Cavalry Commander. He trained his Troops at Ft Benning, Georgia and went Vietnam with them in 1965. While in Vietnam, his call sign was Thirsty-Six.  Billie was […]

Earl Reese Moves on to Fiddler’s Green

March 24, 2018

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Earl Reese, an original Charlie Trooper, who went to Vietnam in 1965 passed away on February 22, 2018. He will be missed by those who knew him. Earl will be standing in line to welcome all of us as we ride into Fiddler’s Green.

Cecil Shrader moves on to Fiddler Green

July 21, 2016

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Cecil Lynn Shrader  as a Major was the Charlie Troop Commander in 1967 and in 1969 until he was wounded by a 12.5mm machine gun and sent back to the states. December 06, 1935 – May 03, 2016 It is our sad duty to report the death of another Charlie Trooper. Cecil Lynn Shrader, known […]

Fiddler’s Green

January 14, 2011

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It is said that all Cavalry Soldiers that pass on goes to Fiddler’s Green. An Unknown author in the 1800’s penned this poem: Halfway down the trail to Hell,     In a shady meadow green And the hostiles come to get your scalp, Just empty your canteen, And put your pistol to your head […]