• Lt. Col. Kevin MacWatters (left), commander, 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment thanks Joseph L. Galloway, noted author and journalist, for his visit with the squadron's troops at the squadron's headquarters March 26. Galloway spent time as an embedded journalist with the unit during the Vietnam War and based his best-selling book "We Were Soldiers Once...And Young" on those experiences.

    Lt. Col. Kevin MacWatters (left), commander...

    Lt. Col. Kevin MacWatters (left), commander, 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment thanks Joseph L. Galloway, noted author and journalist, for his visit with the squadron's troops at the squadron's headquarters March 26. Galloway spent time as an embedded...

  • Joseph L. Galloway (left), noted author and journalist, talks with Garryowen troopers from the 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment March 26 at the squadron's headquarters about his time as an embedded journalist with the Garryowen unit during the Vietnam War. Galloway penned the best-selling book "We Were Soldiers Once...And Young" with co-author Lt. Gen. (retired) Harold G. Moore which recounts their experiences during the battle of the Ia Drang Valley in 1965.

    Joseph L. Galloway (left), noted author and...

    Joseph L. Galloway (left), noted author and journalist, talks with Garryowen troopers from the 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment March 26 at the squadron's headquarters about his time as an embedded journalist with the Garryowen unit during the...

  • During a visit with Garryowen troopers from the 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment, noted author and journalist Joseph L. Galloway (center), addresses a question posed by Col. Paul E. Funk II (left), commander, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division at the squadron's headquarters here March 26. Galloway took time during his Fort Hood visit to talk to Soldiers from the Garryowen unit and to sign copies of his best-selling book, "We Were Soldiers Once...And Young."

    During a visit with Garryowen troopers from the...

    During a visit with Garryowen troopers from the 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment, noted author and journalist Joseph L. Galloway (center), addresses a question posed by Col. Paul E. Funk II (left), commander, 1st "Ironhorse" Brigade Combat Team, 1st...

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