Learning history, culture through special observances
November 17, 2013
REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command employees participated in Native American Heritage Month observance at the command's Redstone Arsenal headquarters Nov. 13.
Guest speakers at the event were Stan Long, principal chief Cherokee Tribe Alabama, and Greg Drowning Bear, a Cherokee Indian fluent in the tribe's language.
Long played a Native American flute for attendees, and Drowning Bear shared Cherokee language and culture.