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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 […]

A Trooper’s Special Request

December 6, 2012

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Twas the night before Christmas up in Fiddler’s Green Things were quiet and there were No Cavalry Troopers to be seen I asked the Lord “Where were all the Troopers” and he said to me “A special request had been made and to this I agreed” “A Trooper came up and on bended knees he […]

Final Inspection

December 30, 2011

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The author is unknown. This was sent to me by Bruce Huffman who has authored several of my posts. The soldier stood and faced God, Which must always come to pass. He hoped his shoes were shining, Just as brightly as his brass. Step forward now, soldier, How shall I deal with you? Have you […]

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 […]