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The Order of The Garter – A Cavalry Tradition

August 14, 2012

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The US Cavalry has many traditions that have been carried on for +/- 200 years. One of these traditions is the Wearing of the Garter by the wives of the Cavalry Trooper. At first the color of the ribbon on the garter was yellow. Since the original garter came out the colors of Red and […]

James R. Parrett

April 3, 2010

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James was assigned to Charlie Troop on August 18, 1965 and was Killed in Action on November 3, 1965. James was an Infantryman in the Blue Platoon. If any family member or friend reads this blog, please contact me as I am looking for pictures and personal stories about this brave man.