June 18, 2009
By James-Denton Wyllie
Confederate Soldier Sgt. 1st Class Patrick Brennan (left), engages Union Soldier Jimmy Manley during a Civil War battle reenactment during the Army birthday celebration festivities at Hedekin Field on Fort McPherson June 16. In modern times, Brennan...
World War II and Korean War veterans from the Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church Veterans Group pose for a photo during Army birthday festivities.
Photos by Kevin Stabinsky
The cutting of the Army birthday cake is a tradition held at all Army birthday celebrations and is done by the youngest and oldest Soldier on the installation. This year, the oldest Soldier was Chief Warrent Officer 5 Wayne...
A member of the Team TAC, a civilian air soft tactical recreation team based out of Cleveland, Ohio, dismounts a hummer to provide security during a re-enactment of a special forces extraction of a wounded Soldier.
Photo by James-Denton Wyllie Staff Sgt. Detrick Traylor, a human resource specialist for G3, U.S. Army Reserve Command; Spc. Luke O\'Neill, an operations specialist with Headquarters, Headquarters Company, U.S. Army Garrison; Master Sgt. Mark...
Aca,!A"The most important thing during the Year of the NCO is talking about NCOs, how NCOs teach Soldiers how to be better Soldiers,Aca,!A? said Command Sgt. Maj. Dennis Carey, FORSCOM command sergeant major
Aca,!A"AmericaAca,!a,,cs Army, the Soldiers, the Families and our invaluable Army civilians, epitomizes what is best about the United States,Aca,!A? said Col. Deborah B. Grays, Garrison commander, Fort McPherson and Fort Gillem.