Guests and garrison staff watch Col. Dan Bruno, garrison commander; retired Master Sgt. Robert Zaborowski, Commander of the Highland Falls American Legion Post 633, and Command Sgt. Maj. Violet McNeirney, garrison senior noncommissioned officer, cut the first of many birthday cakes celebrating the 234th Birthday of the U.S. Army aboard the West Point Ferry while waiting for the Quadricentennial flotilla to come up the Hudson River June 7. Another Birthday ceremony is scheduled for noon June 16 at the West Point Club Grand Ballroom and is open to the public. Various activities involving Child, Youth and School Services later next week will also include a cake cutting.