Photo Credit: Spc. Jazz Burney, 3rd BCT Public Affairs Office
Six current and former 27th Infantry Regiment battalion commanders join the honorary regimental command sergeant major before the start of the regimental run May 4 at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. The Wolfhounds are celebrating their 109th birthday during with an organizational week that includes the run, sporting events and a regimental photo. In a unique coincidence, the four former battalion commanders are all currently assigned in Hawaii. From left to right Col. Thomas Guthrie (former 2-27 commander); Col. Walt Piatt (former 2-27 commander); Lt. Col. Don Brown (current 1-27 commander); Maj. Gen. Bernard Champoux (former 1-27 commander, current 25th Inf. Div. commander); Jim McKinney (honorary regimental command sergeant major); Lt. Col. Dan Wilson (current 2-27 commander); and Lt. Col. Raul Gonzalez (former 2-27 commander).