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Cecil Shrader moves on to Fiddler Green

July 21, 2016


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 […]

Charlie Troop 1/9th Cavalry Vietnam

January 14, 2010


While  a lot of this blog will deal with Vietnam, Charlie Troop 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division (AM), Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) it will also deal with the world as I see it. Let’s start out with Vietnam. I served in Charlie Troop 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment 1st Cavalry Division (AM) from […]