Big Red One Birthday
June 8, 2011
Maj. Gen. William Mayville, commanding general of the 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley, and division Command Sgt. Maj. Jim Champagne, joined Staff Sgt. Jim Taylor, the oldest Soldier in the division, Pfc. Danielle Smythers, the youngest Soldier in the division, and Best Ranger Competition competitors Capt. Nicholas Fender and Lt. Joshua Gorczynski in a ceremonial cake cutting to celebrate the 1st Infantry Division's 94th birthday June 8.