Old Guard Marches to Honor the Backbone of the Army

By SGT Nancy DeweeseMarch 19, 2009

Soldiers from Company A, 4th Battalion, dressed in uniforms from World War I and World War II, march in review at the Army Full Honor Review in honor of the Year of the NCO.  The platoon is led by Sgt 1st Class Theodore Tremblay, and the guidon is carried by Spc. Michael Coffman.
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers from Company A, 4th Battalion, dressed in uniforms from World War I and World War II, march in review at the Army Full Honor Review in honor of the Year of the NCO. The platoon is led by Sgt 1st Class Theodore Tremblay, and the guidon is carried by Spc. Michael Coffman. (Photo Credit: SGT Nancy Deweese) VIEW ORIGINAL
Secretary of the Army Pete Geren, Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George Casey, and Sgt. Major of the Army Kenneth Preston render honors to the flag at a Full Honor Review held in honor of the Year of the NCO.
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Secretary of the Army Pete Geren, Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George Casey, and Sgt. Major of the Army Kenneth Preston render honors to the flag at a Full Honor Review held in honor of the Year of the NCO. (Photo Credit: SGT Nancy Deweese) VIEW ORIGINAL
Twenty-nine Soldiers are inducted into the corps of non-commissioned officers by Sgt. Maj. of the Army Kenneth O. Preston.  The induction was part of the ceremony honoring the continuing contributions of NCOs in the Army.
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Twenty-nine Soldiers are inducted into the corps of non-commissioned officers by Sgt. Maj. of the Army Kenneth O. Preston. The induction was part of the ceremony honoring the continuing contributions of NCOs in the Army. (Photo Credit: SGT Nancy Deweese) VIEW ORIGINAL
Maj. Gen. David Blackledge talks with Pfc. Erik Scott and Sgt. Wayndisha Parker after the review.  Scott represented Soldiers who served during the Korean Conflict, and Parker represented today's Soldier.
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Maj. Gen. David Blackledge talks with Pfc. Erik Scott and Sgt. Wayndisha Parker after the review. Scott represented Soldiers who served during the Korean Conflict, and Parker represented today's Soldier. (Photo Credit: SGT Nancy Deweese) VIEW ORIGINAL