January 2022 Newsletter

January 2, 2022


January 2022 Newsletter These are Our Brothers who Gave Their All during the month of January 1965 – 1971: Gary Isaacson               1-22-66 William Geis                 1-27-66 Harvey Howe               1-28-67 Joe Kiefer                     1-4-67 LeRoy Peagler              1-27-67 Rudolf Schrader           1-23-68 Waldo Williams           1-4-70 James Whitmore         1-4-70 Anthony Battel            1-28-70 Michael Hunter           1-28-70 Greg Pfeffer                 1-2-71 Richard Donnellas         1-26-70 […]

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 […]

December 2021 Newsletter

December 5, 2021


December 2021 Newsletter These are Our Brothers who Gave Their All during the month of December 1965 – 1971:   George Gavaria Dec 1, 1966 Clifford Smith Dec 1, 1966 Allan Nelson Dec 1, 1966   Albert McAuliffe Dec 18, 1966 Joel McDonnell Dec 18, 1966   Melvin Crossman Dec 13, 1967   Victor Austin […]

November 2021 Newsletter

November 28, 2021


Charlie Troop 1/9th Cavalry Regiment Thirsty-six November 2021 Newsletter The follow Troopers lost their lives during the Month of November: Florendo Pascual                   November 3, 1965 James Parrett                         November 3, 1965 Benedicto Bayron                 November 16, 1965 Billy Knight                             November 16, 1965 Billy Talley                              November 16, 1965 James Riley                            November 16, 1965 Terry Clark                             November 19, 1967 […]

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 […]


September 2021 Newsletter

September 9, 2021


Charlie Troop 1st Squadron 9th Cavalry Regiment Thirsty-Six September 2021 Newsletter The following is a list of Brothers that were Killed in Action in the month of September 1966 -1971: James D. Wise             KIA: Sep 16, 1967 Louis E. Porrazzo        KIA: Sep 27, 1967 Trans B Troop Douglas Gossage        KIA: Sep 26, 1968 John W. […]

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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Copied from the 1st Cavalry Division’s Saber Magizine Mike Jim Kurtz kurtzjh@gmail.com

October 11, 2020


But the grand champion organizers of Troop Reunions are C Trp’s Patrick Bieneman and his wife Carol. After hosting three reunions of the Charlie Troop Blues, they stepped up to Troop level and have done five already.Covid caused their sixth to be postponed from this September to next. Patrick Bieneman on the Value of Reunions: […]