Photo Credit: Sgt. Nathaniel Smith (TF Danger PAO)
Maj. Gen. Vincent Brooks and Command Sgt. Maj. Jim Champagne, the commanding general and senior noncommissioned officer of the 1st Infantry Division, cut the Army Birthday cake at Contingency Operating Base Basra's Fighting First Dining Facility June 14. 1st Infantry Division Soldiers celebrated Big Red One and Army birthdays in Iraq at Basra, Taji, and Tikrit; in Kuwait; and in the U.S. at Forts Riley, Knox, Leonard Wood and Sill.