Fort Sam Houston shows Army resiliency with 'Thunder Run' for 238th Birthday celebration

By U.S. Army North Public AffairsJune 17, 2013

FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) leads the Fort Sam Houston Army team as they demonstrate their resiliency during the 'Thunder Run' June 14 as part of the celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday. The run began and ended at the historic Quadrangle and included a cake-cutting before it started.
1 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) leads the Fort Sam Houston Army team as they demonstrate their resiliency during the 'Thunder Run' June 14 as part of the celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday. The run began and ended at the historic Quadrangle and included a cake-cutting before it started. (Photo Credit: Pfc. Thomas Love, 205th Press Camp Headquarters) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Soldiers young and old join members of the community in sharing the time-honored tradition of cutting the birthday cake June 14 for the official Fort Sam Houston celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday inside the historic Quadrangle.
2 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Soldiers young and old join members of the community in sharing the time-honored tradition of cutting the birthday cake June 14 for the official Fort Sam Houston celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday inside the historic Quadrangle. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Lee Ezzell, U.S. Army North) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Soldiers of every major Army command from Fort Sam Houston fill the historic Quadrangle as they salute the American flag before beginning the 'Thunder Run' June 14 in celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday.
3 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Soldiers of every major Army command from Fort Sam Houston fill the historic Quadrangle as they salute the American flag before beginning the 'Thunder Run' June 14 in celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Lee Ezzell, U.s. Army North Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Maj. Gen. Perry Wiggins (center) and Command Sgt. Maj. Hu Rhodes say thank you to the wounded warriors who participated in the 'Thunder Run' June 14 as part of the celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday. Wiggins is the deputy commanding general for operations, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army), and Rhodes is the senior enlisted leader for Army North, Fort Sam Houston and Camp Bullis.
4 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Maj. Gen. Perry Wiggins (center) and Command Sgt. Maj. Hu Rhodes say thank you to the wounded warriors who participated in the 'Thunder Run' June 14 as part of the celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday. Wiggins is the deputy commanding general for operations, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army), and Rhodes is the senior enlisted leader for Army North, Fort Sam Houston and Camp Bullis. (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Christopher DeHart, U.S. Army North) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - A Soldier gives a thumbs-up as he runs down the final leg of the 'Thunder Run' June 14 as part of the U.S. Army North-led celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday. The Fort Sam Houston Army team demonstrated their teamwork and professionalism as they came together for the run, which began and ended in the historic Quadrangle.
5 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - A Soldier gives a thumbs-up as he runs down the final leg of the 'Thunder Run' June 14 as part of the U.S. Army North-led celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday. The Fort Sam Houston Army team demonstrated their teamwork and professionalism as they came together for the run, which began and ended in the historic Quadrangle. (Photo Credit: Pfc. Ian Valley, 205th Press Camp Headquarters) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Soldiers demonstrate readiness by calling cadence during the U.S. Army North-led 'Thunder Run' June 14 in celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday. The Army team at Fort Sam Houston participated in the event, which began and ended at the historic Quadrangle.
6 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Soldiers demonstrate readiness by calling cadence during the U.S. Army North-led 'Thunder Run' June 14 in celebration of the Army's 238th Birthday. The Army team at Fort Sam Houston participated in the event, which began and ended at the historic Quadrangle. (Photo Credit: Pfc. Thomas Love, 205th Press Camp Headquarters) VIEW ORIGINAL