FORT CAVAZOS, TX – The “First Team” and “Brave Rifles” Family are deeply saddened by the loss of PV2 Shad Edward Sheffie of 3rd Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division on August 4. Our thoughts and condolences are with his family and loved ones during this difficult time. We extend our heartfelt support and assistance to the Sheffie Family. PV2 Sheffie, originally from Baton Rouge, LA served as an 11B infantryman. He was 21 years old and served in the U.S. Army since 2021.
“We are deeply saddened by the sudden and tragic loss of our brother-in-arms. PV2 Sheffie was a cherished member of our team and will be sorely missed. Tiger Squadron is in contact with the family and supporting their needs at this time. We are thankful for the support we’ve received from the local community throughout this tragedy,” stated Lt. Col. Widmar Roman, commander, 1st Squadron, 3rd Cavalry Regiment.
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