The “Dog Tag” – Col Ted Hodgens, Ret.

U.S. Army U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM)

Welcome to the Dog Tag, Episode 10, Season 2, a Podcast by the St. Charles County Veterans Museum.

Join us on the Dog Tag Podcast as we host Colonel Ted Hodgson (Retired) who is now working with the America’s Warrior Partnership which partners with communities to prevent veteran suicide.

Colonel Ted Hodgson served in the military for 34 years. His last assignment before retiring in 2012 was at CENTCOM. CENTCOM directs and enables military operations and activities with allies and partners to increase regional security and stability in support of enduring U.S. interests. He led several key initiatives at CENTCOM which includes creating a new supply chain into Afghanistan called the Northern Distribution Network and the New Silk Road initiative  which developed a comprehensive economic plan for Afghanistan.

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Please contact the St. Charles County Veterans Museum Oral History project at or call 636-294-2657 for more information and lets’ talk. We want to hear from you because we know…Every Veteran has a story.