• Capt. Tyron Taylor from Fort Lee, Va., shared the Army Birthday Book to a class from Walnut Hill Elementary School in Petersburg. Students enjoyed learning Army history in celebration of the Army's 233rd birthday as Soldiers assigned to Fort Lee and Fort Pickett volunteered to meet with children in schools from the local communities.

    Celebrating the Army's Birthday

    Capt. Tyron Taylor from Fort Lee, Va., shared the Army Birthday Book to a class from Walnut Hill Elementary School in Petersburg. Students enjoyed learning Army history in celebration of the Army's 233rd birthday as Soldiers assigned to Fort Lee and...

  • Sgt. 1st Class Jerry Whitaker poses for a photo with his son, Jacob, and Jody Kane, principal of William A. Walton Elementary School. Whitaker, stationed at Fort Pickett, Va., is a Virginia National Guardsman who volunteered to celebrate the Army's Birthday with ihs son's kindergarten class.

    Happy Birthday, Army!

    Sgt. 1st Class Jerry Whitaker poses for a photo with his son, Jacob, and Jody Kane, principal of William A. Walton Elementary School. Whitaker, stationed at Fort Pickett, Va., is a Virginia National Guardsman who volunteered to celebrate the Army's...

  • Staff Sgt. Stephen Jackson, Combined Arms Support Command, Fort Lee, Va.,  reads the Army Birthday Book to children at Patrick Copeland Elemntary School in Hopewell June 10. Students enjoyed learning Army history in celebration of the Army's 233rd birthday as Soldiers assigned to Fort Lee and Fort Pickett volunteered to meet with children in schools from the local communities. All Soldiers were provided with a copy of the Army Birthday Book and small gifts for the children, to include patriotic pencils, pencil sharpeners, erasers and crayons.

    Sharing the Army Birthday Story

    Staff Sgt. Stephen Jackson, Combined Arms Support Command, Fort Lee, Va., reads the Army Birthday Book to children at Patrick Copeland Elemntary School in Hopewell June 10. Students enjoyed learning Army history in celebration of the Army's 233rd...

  • Capt. Richard Ramos from Fort Lee, Va., reads the Army Birthday Book to children at Tussing Elementary School in Colonial Heights June 10. Students enjoyed learning Army history in celebration of the Army's 233rd birthday as Soldiers assigned to Fort Lee and Fort Pickett volunteered to meet with schoolchildren from the local communities.

    Sharing Stories

    Capt. Richard Ramos from Fort Lee, Va., reads the Army Birthday Book to children at Tussing Elementary School in Colonial Heights June 10. Students enjoyed learning Army history in celebration of the Army's 233rd birthday as Soldiers assigned to Fort...

  • Lt. Col. Morris Bodrick, Combined Arms Support Command, Fort Lee, Va., reads the Army Birthday Book to children at Tussing Elementary School in Colonial Heights June 10. Students enjoyed learning Army history in celebration of the Army's 233rd birthday as Soldiers assigned to Fort Lee and Fort Pickett volunteered to meet with children in schools in the local communities.

    Telling the Army Story

    Lt. Col. Morris Bodrick, Combined Arms Support Command, Fort Lee, Va., reads the Army Birthday Book to children at Tussing Elementary School in Colonial Heights June 10. Students enjoyed learning Army history in celebration of the Army's 233rd birthday...

  • Juan Delvalle, Fort Lee Army Center of Excellence, Subsistence instructor, pours cake batter into a baking pan in preparation for the official Army birthday cake. It will serve 300 at the Army Birthday Celebration at Williams Stadium, June 13. The recipe for the official Army Birthday Cake for Friday's celebration includes 30 boxes of cake mix, eight dozen eggs, 48 pounds of powdered sugar, 16 pounds of shortening and 10 cups of salad oil.

    Creating a Birthday Masterpiece

    Juan Delvalle, Fort Lee Army Center of Excellence, Subsistence instructor, pours cake batter into a baking pan in preparation for the official Army birthday cake. It will serve 300 at the Army Birthday Celebration at Williams Stadium, June 13. The...

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