Troopers with the 1st Cavalry Division's Horse Cavalry Detachment execute the finale of their performance at Fort Hood, Texas earlier this year. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Calvert, 1st Cavalry Division PAO (Released))

First Team's horse detachment maneuvers past competition

The 1st Cavalry Division Horse Cavalry Detachment competed for the first time as a team in the U.S. Cavalry Association's National Cavalry Competition. In years past, the HCD only sent a team of two to four Troopers to take part in the competition....READ MORE



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1CD prepares lethal, flexible, agile Division HQ and Brigades competent in Combined Arms Maneuver and Wide Area Security to execute missions to Prevent, Shape, Win as directed.


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Maj. Gen. Michael Bills

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