• Local Chicagoland Soldiers- from the Chicago Recruiting Battalion and 416th Theater Engineer Command- and ROTC Cadets from Loyola and DePaul University march in the 54th Annual St. Patrick\'s Day parade in downtown Chicago, Saturday, March 14, 2009.  Local media covered the event and broadcast live to an estimated 3 million viewers.

    Army Marches in Chicago\'s St. Patrick's Day Parade

    Local Chicagoland Soldiers- from the Chicago Recruiting Battalion and 416th Theater Engineer Command- and ROTC Cadets from Loyola and DePaul University march in the 54th Annual St. Patrick\'s Day parade in downtown Chicago, Saturday, March 14, 2009...

  • An Army camouflage Humvee drives down Columbus Ave. in downtown Chicago during the 54th Annual St. Patrick\'s Day Parade, Saturday, March 14, 2009.  The 416th Theater Engineer Command provided the Humvee for the parade which attracts an estimated 250,000 spectators.

    Army Marches in Chicago\'s St. Patrick's Day Parade

    An Army camouflage Humvee drives down Columbus Ave. in downtown Chicago during the 54th Annual St. Patrick\'s Day Parade, Saturday, March 14, 2009. The 416th Theater Engineer Command provided the Humvee for the parade which attracts an estimated...

  • An "Army Strong!" Humvee, from the Chicago Recruiting Battalion, drives down Columbus Ave. during the 54th Annual St. Patrick\'s Day Parade in downtown Chicago, Saturday, March 14, 2009.

    Army Marches in Chicago\'s St. Patrick's Day Parade

    An "Army Strong!" Humvee, from the Chicago Recruiting Battalion, drives down Columbus Ave. during the 54th Annual St. Patrick\'s Day Parade in downtown Chicago, Saturday, March 14, 2009.

  • Local Chicagoland Soldiers- from the Chicago Recruiting Battalion and 416th Theater Engineer Command- and ROTC Cadets from Loyola and DePaul University march in the 54th Annual St. Patrick\'s Day parade in downtown Chicago, Saturday, March 14, 2009.  The parade attracts an estimated 250,000 spectators each year.

    Army Marches in Chicago\'s St. Patrick's Day Parade

    Local Chicagoland Soldiers- from the Chicago Recruiting Battalion and 416th Theater Engineer Command- and ROTC Cadets from Loyola and DePaul University march in the 54th Annual St. Patrick\'s Day parade in downtown Chicago, Saturday, March 14, 2009...

  • Sgt. David Obray, 2009 Soldier of the Year, marches in Chicago\'s 54th Annual St. Patrick's Day parade, Saturday, March 14, 2009. 2009 has been declared the Year of the NCO.

    Army Marches in Chicago\'s St. Patrick's Day Parade

    Sgt. David Obray, 2009 Soldier of the Year, marches in Chicago\'s 54th Annual St. Patrick's Day parade, Saturday, March 14, 2009. 2009 has been declared the Year of the NCO.

  • This year's St. Patrick's Day parade included the 2009 Medal of Honor Convention banner announcing the dates for the upcoming convention.  Chicago is the host city for this year's annual convention that will honor Medal of Honor recipients from around the country during a week-long series of events.

    Soldiers and Cadets March in St. Patrick's Day Parade

    This year's St. Patrick's Day parade included the 2009 Medal of Honor Convention banner announcing the dates for the upcoming convention. Chicago is the host city for this year's annual convention that will honor Medal of Honor recipients from around...

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