Browsing All posts tagged under »C Trp 1/9 Cav«

Ambush Outside the Ia Drang Valley 3-4 November 1965

January 1, 2018

3

 Col John B. Stockton  SFC Florendo Pascual   Lift Commander Jim Reid I have talking to one of my Heroes, Captain Chuck Knowlen. Captain Knowlen was the 1st Charlie Troop Blues Platoon Leaders. Under his tutelage the Blues became the Best they could be making Charlie Troop, the 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment and the […]

Cecil Shrader moves on to Fiddler Green

July 21, 2016

2

          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 […]