Continuing the tradition
The 1st Infantry Division's Command Sgt. Maj. Jim Champagne places the unit's patch on the right shoulder of the Maj. Gen. Vincent Brooks, the division's commanding general, during a ceremony at Contingency Operating Base Basra Feb. 2. Champagne first wore the 'Big Red One' patch on his right shoulder during his deployment with the unit in 2007.

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