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Ambush Outside the Ia Drang Valley 3-4 November 1965

January 1, 2018

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 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 […]

1965-1966 Reunion in Branson, Missouri April 2013

April 23, 2013

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/> Let me begin this post with this. The men who served in Charlie Troop 1st Squadron 9th Cavalry 1965 – 1966 trained together at Ft Benning , Georgia and took a month long cruise together to get to Vietnam. This was truly a “Family of Brothers”. Friendships were formed as well as trust during […]