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One Year On – Remembering Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

One year ago today I had to report on the kind of an incident that no one ever wants to. It was the death of “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle and his friend Chad Littlefield. The authorities soon apprehended fellow Veteran Eddie Ray Routh for the murders and he is set to stand trial this May. But I’m not here to rehash what happened that day.

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The loss of both Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefiled is a tragedy. They were family men; Fathers, Sons, Husbands, Providers and Veterans.

Rest In Peace, Men…

Over the course of the past year I’ve learned that many knew Chris Kyle and many more have pretended to, in some twisted means to capitalize on the man’s death for their own agenda. Either way, he touched the lives of many, through his direct presence or his books.

Although not as well known, Kyle’s companion on the range that day, Chad Littlefield was also a family man and fellow Veteran. His loss is as much a tragedy as Kyle’s and I ask that when you think of Chris Kyle today, you remember his friend as well.

There remains a memorial trust for both men if you feel the wish to donate: www.chriskylememorialtrust.org

As for this post, I hope that those who’s lives were touched by Chris Kyle or Chad Littlefield will take a moment to share.

Craft International Issues Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield Memorial Patch

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Memorial Patch

Craft International has issued a 4 inch Round Memorial Patch for Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield who were killed last weekend. Proceeds will benefit their memorial funds.

co-store.com/craftgear Go to Promo Gear and then select the patch. Craft says that they will accept orders even though it is out of stock and will sip on date specified.