Spur Ride tests Soldiers' physical and mental capabilities
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Trish McMurphy (USARPAC)
Soldiers participating in the with 5th Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment Spur Ride, tested for speed and accuracy in setting up the Army Singar radio as one of the many training tasks in order to "earn their spurs" and be inducted into the Order of the Spur, a Cavalry tradition that has been passed down more than 200 years. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt Trish McMurphy, USARAK Public Affairs)
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