• FORT HOOD, Texas - Pfc. Elizabeth Stanton (left), a Topeka, Kan. native, mounts a hay bale as Master Sgt. Sheila Bounds, a Raleigh, N.C. native, hammers on her newly earned 'Combat Spurs', March 25, at Belton Lake Recreational Area. 
Stanton and Bounds are intelligence analysts assigned to Company B, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division. 
"My family supports me 100 percent and I am proud to be part of the cavalry legacy," said Stanton.

    FORT HOOD, Texas - Pfc. Elizabeth Stanton...

    FORT HOOD, Texas - Pfc. Elizabeth Stanton (left), a Topeka, Kan. native, mounts a hay bale as Master Sgt. Sheila Bounds, a Raleigh, N.C. native, hammers on her newly earned 'Combat Spurs', March 25, at Belton Lake Recreational Area. Stanton and Bounds...

  • FORT HOOD, Texas - 'Golden Spurs' align a table before 89 Soldiers from the Division G2 section received them, March 25, at Belton Lake Recreational Area. Golden Spurs are award to Cavalry troopers for successfully completing a year-long deployment to Iraq. The spurs are a reminder of the 1st Cavalry Division's glorious past and tend to set apart the Cavalry Trooper from his more traditional brethren. The spurs evolved into a source of distinction to recognize the best of the cavalry Soldier.

    FORT HOOD, Texas - 'Golden Spurs' align a table...

    FORT HOOD, Texas - 'Golden Spurs' align a table before 89 Soldiers from the Division G2 section received them, March 25, at Belton Lake Recreational Area. Golden Spurs are award to Cavalry troopers for successfully completing a year-long deployment to...

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