January 28, 2009
By SGT Nancy Deweese, Old Guard Public Affairs
Col. Joseph Buche, commander of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) leads the Joint Forces Honor Guard Presidential Escort down Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C. during Pres. Barack Obama's inauguration.
Soliders from Honor Guard Company, 4th Battalion, march down Pennsylvania Avenue in the inaugural parade for Pres. Barack Obama.
The Armed Forces Color Guard carries the American flag, the presidential flag, and the vice presidential flag in the inaugural parade as Old Guard Command Sergeant Major Russel McCray follows behind.
The Old Guard's Commander in Chiefs Guard platton marches during Pres. Barack Obama's inaugural parade. Over 700 Old Guard Soldiers marched in the parade.
Lt. Col. Robert Forte, commander of 1st Battalion, leads the Army portion of the 56th inaugural parade.