Col. Jeffery Thompson (right), an Oregon native and the commander for the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, and Chief Warrant Officer 5 Troy DeGolyer (left), a Maine native and command chief warrant officer for the 1st Air Cav. Bde., cut a cake at the 1st Cav. Div. Museum at Fort Hood, Texas, in commemoration of the Air Cav's 30th birthday Sept. 16. During the event, distinguished guests, including Killeen Mayor Pro-temp Elizabeth Blackstone, attended as the Air Cav celebrated the 30th anniversary of providing continuous aviation support to the nation.

1st Air Cav commemorates 30th birthday

Col. Jeffery Thompson (right), an Oregon native and the commander for the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, and Chief Warrant Officer 5 Troy DeGolyer (left), a Maine native and command chief warrant officer for the 1st Air Cav. Bde......READ MORE

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MISSION

Mission Statement:
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.

LEADERS

"Being honored with command of one of the United States Army's most storied units, the 1st Cavalry Division, is a duty I accept with the utmost devotion and dedication."

Maj. Gen. Michael Bills

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