• Spc. Regis Uwizeye, a medic with 6th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division from Peoria, Ariz., and Sgt. Sean Dell, a fueler from Gideon, Mo., guide a group of children transporting a "litter," laden with a "wounded Soldier" from one side of a small field to the other June 20 at Fort Hood, Texas during the Saber Spur Ride. These Soldiers, along with many others from the unit volunteered to assist in the spur ride, designing their own activities and participating with the children.

    Spc. Regis Uwizeye, a medic with 6th Squadron...

    Spc. Regis Uwizeye, a medic with 6th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division from Peoria, Ariz., and Sgt. Sean Dell, a fueler from Gideon, Mo., guide a group of children transporting a "litter," laden with a...

  • A girl low crawls while maintaining control of her "weapon" as part of the 6th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division's kid friendly Saber Spur Ride June 20 on Fort Hood, Texas. The child is performing the last leg of a rigorous obstacle course which included a rope climbing exercise and a zip line.

    A girl low crawls while maintaining control of...

    A girl low crawls while maintaining control of her "weapon" as part of the 6th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division's kid friendly Saber Spur Ride June 20 on Fort Hood, Texas. The child is performing the last...

  • Spc. David Tatarian (left), a medic with 6th Squadron, 9thCavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division from St. George, Utah, helps a young boy tie a knot in a pressure dressing on one of his teammates during the Saber Spur Ride June 20 at Fort Hood, Texas. Each exercise at the event was designed to give the children a point of reference when talking about deployment with the Soldiers in their family.

    Spc. David Tatarian (left), a medic with 6th...

    Spc. David Tatarian (left), a medic with 6th Squadron, 9thCavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division from St. George, Utah, helps a young boy tie a knot in a pressure dressing on one of his teammates during the Saber Spur Ride June...

  • Spc. Kyle Schultz (right), a scout with 6th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division from Wauwatosa, Wis., helps a child aim and fire her M-249 Squad Automatic Weapon at a simulated target practice June 20 during the Saber Spur Ride.

    Spc. Kyle Schultz (right), a scout with 6th...

    Spc. Kyle Schultz (right), a scout with 6th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division from Wauwatosa, Wis., helps a child aim and fire her M-249 Squad Automatic Weapon at a simulated target practice June 20 during...

  • A child learns the basic fundamentals of radio usage during a kid-friendly version of the Saber Spur Ride hosted June 20 at Fort Hood, Texas by the 6th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division. The children that attended the Spur Ride conducted a handful of various tasks, helping them relate to the work that their families do on a regular basis.

    A child learns the basic fundamentals of radio...

    A child learns the basic fundamentals of radio usage during a kid-friendly version of the Saber Spur Ride hosted June 20 at Fort Hood, Texas by the 6th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division. The children that...

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