• Lt. Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commanding general of Fort Bragg and the XVIII Airborne Corps, samples the brew at the punch bowl while the command sergeants major eagerly await his reaction during the punch bowl ceremony at the Year of the NCO Formal July 24.

    Fort Bragg's Year of the NCO Formal

    Lt. Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commanding general of Fort Bragg and the XVIII Airborne Corps, samples the brew at the punch bowl while the command sergeants major eagerly await his reaction during the punch bowl ceremony at the Year of the NCO Formal...

  • NCOs at the Year of the NCO formal enjoy a good laugh during nationally-known comedian Daniel "Mutzie" Forester's routine. Forester's entertainment was part of the festivities at the ball held at the Crown Expo Center July 24.

    Fort Bragg's Year of the NCO Formal

    NCOs at the Year of the NCO formal enjoy a good laugh during nationally-known comedian Daniel "Mutzie" Forester's routine. Forester's entertainment was part of the festivities at the ball held at the Crown Expo Center July 24.

  • Command Sergeant Major Joseph R. Allen, command sergeant major, XVIII Airborne Corps, and his wife, greet Sgt. Major Marlon Richardson, XVIII Airborne Corps G1 sergeant major and his wife, in the receiving line at the Year of the NCO Formal.

    Fort Bragg's Year of the NCO Formal

    Command Sergeant Major Joseph R. Allen, command sergeant major, XVIII Airborne Corps, and his wife, greet Sgt. Major Marlon Richardson, XVIII Airborne Corps G1 sergeant major and his wife, in the receiving line at the Year of the NCO Formal.

  • The 82nd Airborne Division All American Chorus performs a stirring tribute to Soldiers at the Year of the NCO Formal July 24 at the Crown Expo in Fayeteville, N.C. The Chorus received a standing ovation for its performance.

    Fort Bragg's Year of the NCO Formal

    The 82nd Airborne Division All American Chorus performs a stirring tribute to Soldiers at the Year of the NCO Formal July 24 at the Crown Expo in Fayeteville, N.C. The Chorus received a standing ovation for its performance.

  • The 2nd Brigade Combat Team portrays NCOs from throughout U.S. history at the Year of the NCO formal, which was a celebration of "the backbone of the Army" July 24 at the Crown Expo, Fayetteville, N.C.

    Fort Bragg's Year of hte NCO Formal

    The 2nd Brigade Combat Team portrays NCOs from throughout U.S. history at the Year of the NCO formal, which was a celebration of "the backbone of the Army" July 24 at the Crown Expo, Fayetteville, N.C.

  • Comedian Mutzie entertains the troops with an extra arm supplied by Charlene Austin, wife of Lt.Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of Fort Bragg and XVIII Airborne Corps at the Year of the NCO formal  July 24.

    Fort Bragg's Year of the NCO Formal

    Comedian Mutzie entertains the troops with an extra arm supplied by Charlene Austin, wife of Lt.Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of Fort Bragg and XVIII Airborne Corps at the Year of the NCO formal July 24.

  • The Color Guard prepares to post the colors to begin Fort Bragg's Year of the NCO formal at the Crown Expo Center July 24.

    Fort Bragg's Year of the NCO Formal

    The Color Guard prepares to post the colors to begin Fort Bragg's Year of the NCO formal at the Crown Expo Center July 24.

  • Lt. Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commanding general of Fort Bragg and XVIII Airborne Corps, addresses NCOs at the Year of the NCO formal at the Crown Expo Center July 24.

    Fort Bragg's Year of the NCO Formal

    Lt. Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commanding general of Fort Bragg and XVIII Airborne Corps, addresses NCOs at the Year of the NCO formal at the Crown Expo Center July 24.

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