Danny Hylemon: Thank you Cpt Abe Stice

April 3, 2022


Pat, if you think this story is worthy of retelling, please do so. Abe Cpt. Stice, I have been trying for almost a month now to find the right words to say to both of you, and I still do not know what to say. It has been more than I could have ever hoped for, […]

April 2022 Newsletter

April 1, 2022


Charlie Troop 1st Squadron 9th Cavalry Regiment -Thirsty-six April 2022 Newsletter The following is a list of Our Brothers who Gave Their All during the month of April 1966-1972: John Jelich (Ctrp 68-69); KIA Apr 1, was with D 229th AHB on 4-1-72 50 years ago today. Richard Noyola                   KIA Apr 11, 1966 Earl Grove                            […]

March 2022 Newsletter

March 2, 2022


Charlie Troop 1/9th Cavalry Thirsty-six 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, […]

February 2022 Newsletter

February 1, 2022


Charlie Troop 1st Squadron 9th Cavalry Regiment Thirsty-Six February 2022 Newsletter The following is a list of Brothers that were Killed in Action in the month of February 1966 -1971: Horace Giddens 2- 2-1968 John Suydam 2-12-1968 Steven Seigler 2-13-1971 These Brave Troopers can only live by us Always Remembering them and Never Forgetting them. The following […]

I Love ya Brother written by Grover Wright

January 6, 2022


It was during the last half of 1969, in Vietnam, that we became brothers. He was a very good Scout Pilot, I was a Cobra Aircraft Commander. He had the dark black, killer mustache that I envied. He would sometimes come to my room at night and ask to play my 12 string guitar. Times […]


The Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren of Charlie Troop on Christmas day 2021

December 25, 2021


Finn and Owen Titus: Grandsons of Bob and Jeanette Fellin. Little Brother of Charlie Troop Top picture is Ellie Jones: Granddaughter of Gordon and Susan Jones and a Little Sweetheart of Charlie Troop. Bottom Photo is Lillie Jones also a Little Sweetheart of Charlie Troop. Zachary Titchenell: Great Grandson of Walt “Titch, Titchenell and a […]

2021 Charlie Troop 1/9th Cav Reunion After Action Report

October 3, 2021


2021 Charlie Troop 1/9th Cavalry Regiment  Thirsty-six+ Reunion AAR The Charlie Troop 1/9th Cavalry Regiment+ conducted their 8th Annual reunion in Columbus, Georgia September 25th,26th and 27th at the Double Tree Inn. Carol and I arrived September 22nd to make sure everything was set up right. We made sure that the Hospitality and  Reunion rooms […]


The Importance of Military Reunions

June 9, 2021


The importance of Military Reunions I arrived in Vietnam April 12, 1968. I was assigned to Charlie Troop 1st Squadron 9th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. The 1st Squadron 9th Cavalry Regiment was the “Eyes and Ears” of the 1st Cavalry. We were Division Recon. The 1/9th Cavalry had five Troops; Headquarters and Headquarters, Alpha, […]

Marvin McMichael

May 20, 2021


Marvin McMichael served in Alpha Troop 1/9 Cavalry but attends Charlie Troop reunions. This post is courtesy of James Kurtz. Marvin McMichael of Columbia stands by a memorial in his front yard honoring Jeffrey Allen,a soldier who died while serving with him in the Vietnam War.Marvin McMichael will never forget the events of Nov. 19, […]

“The Day I Flew Naked!” by Edd Hogeboom”

November 22, 2020


It was probably September ’69 or so. I was off flight status due to recovering from injuries involving a round through my OH-6A engine while hovering at about 150′ above ground, over triple canopy, having just located our LRRP Team that had been compromised earlier in the day. It was probably around 8:30 or a […]

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