• BAGHDAD - Rockingham, N.C. native Pvt. Anahi Padilla (left), human resources specialist for Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division and Killeen, Texas native Sgt. Maj. Robert Gilford (center), the brigade operations sergeant major, wait to cut the cake as they are honored as the youngest and oldest Soldier on Joint Security Station War Eagle, north of Baghdad, by the brigade commander, Sioux Falls, S.C. native Col. Tobin Green.  Green gave a brief history of the Army's traditions as well as the two honorees.  The "Ironhorse" family celebrated the Army's 234th Birthday with the official cake cutting ceremony followed by a barbeque June 14.

    BAGHDAD - Rockingham, N.C. native Pvt. Anahi...

    BAGHDAD - Rockingham, N.C. native Pvt. Anahi Padilla (left), human resources specialist for Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division and Killeen, Texas native Sgt. Maj. Robert Gilford (center), the...

  • BAGHDAD - Boulder, Colo. native Maj. Geoffrey Norman (left), executive officer for the 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division festively cuts himself a piece of the Army's 234th Birthday Cake following the traditional ceremony the brigade held during a celebration on Joint Security Station War Eagle, north of Baghdad, June 14.

    BAGHDAD - Boulder, Colo. native Maj. Geoffrey...

    BAGHDAD - Boulder, Colo. native Maj. Geoffrey Norman (left), executive officer for the 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division festively cuts himself a piece of the Army's 234th Birthday Cake following the traditional ceremony the...

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