Army Birthday Festivities On Fort Lee

By Fort Lee Public AffairsJune 12, 2009

Soldiers with the 244th Quartermaster Battaltion, 23rd Quartermaster Brigade salute the American Flag during Fort Lee's Army Birthday Celebration, Friday. The installation celebrated the Army's 234th birthday with traditional ceremonies followed by a day of recreational activites for the troops and their Families. Photo by Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs.
1 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers with the 244th Quartermaster Battaltion, 23rd Quartermaster Brigade salute the American Flag during Fort Lee's Army Birthday Celebration, Friday. The installation celebrated the Army's 234th birthday with traditional ceremonies followed by a day of recreational activites for the troops and their Families. Photo by Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs. (Photo Credit: Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs.) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers take the Oath of Enlistment during a re-enlistment ceremony held in conjunction with the Army's 234th Birthday at Fort Lee, Friday. Maj. Gen. James E. Chambers, Combined Arms Support Command and Fort Lee commanding general led the ceremony. Photo by Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs.
2 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers take the Oath of Enlistment during a re-enlistment ceremony held in conjunction with the Army's 234th Birthday at Fort Lee, Friday. Maj. Gen. James E. Chambers, Combined Arms Support Command and Fort Lee commanding general led the ceremony. Photo by Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs. (Photo Credit: Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs.) VIEW ORIGINAL
One year old Claire Sandstrom, dressed in a digitized Army Combat Uniform patterned skirt, stands near her parents Spc. Edward and Jessica Sandstrom after the Family re-enlisted into the Army during a enlistment ceremony held in conjunction with the birthday celebration, Friday at Fort Lee. Photo by Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs.
3 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – One year old Claire Sandstrom, dressed in a digitized Army Combat Uniform patterned skirt, stands near her parents Spc. Edward and Jessica Sandstrom after the Family re-enlisted into the Army during a enlistment ceremony held in conjunction with the birthday celebration, Friday at Fort Lee. Photo by Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs. (Photo Credit: Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
From left, Pvt. Brandon Wilstead, the youngest Soldier on Fort Lee, Comand Sgt. Major Nathan J. Hunt, Quartermaster Center and School command sergeant major, Staff Sgt. Jimmie Fedrick, Warrior Transition Unit, Kenner Army Hospital, Maj. Gen. James E. Chambers, Combined Arms Support Command and Fort Lee commanding general, and Cheif Warrant Officer 5 Joseph Jimenez, the longest serving Soldier on Fort Lee cut the Army Birthday Cake during the Army's 234th birthday celebration, Friday. Photo by Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs.
4 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – From left, Pvt. Brandon Wilstead, the youngest Soldier on Fort Lee, Comand Sgt. Major Nathan J. Hunt, Quartermaster Center and School command sergeant major, Staff Sgt. Jimmie Fedrick, Warrior Transition Unit, Kenner Army Hospital, Maj. Gen. James E. Chambers, Combined Arms Support Command and Fort Lee commanding general, and Cheif Warrant Officer 5 Joseph Jimenez, the longest serving Soldier on Fort Lee cut the Army Birthday Cake during the Army's 234th birthday celebration, Friday. Photo by Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs. (Photo Credit: Kimberly Fritz, Fort Lee Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Members of the 148th Quartermaster Co., 530th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 49th QM Group, (on right side of rope) struggles to regain lost yards during a tug-of-war contest with the 109th QM Co., 240th QM Bn., 49th QM Group, during the 49th QM Group's Army Birthday celebration June 12. (Photo by Amy Perry)
5 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Members of the 148th Quartermaster Co., 530th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 49th QM Group, (on right side of rope) struggles to regain lost yards during a tug-of-war contest with the 109th QM Co., 240th QM Bn., 49th QM Group, during the 49th QM Group's Army Birthday celebration June 12. (Photo by Amy Perry) (Photo Credit: Amy Perry, Fort Lee Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. William Dickenson, 148th Quartermaster Co., 530th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 49th QM Group, plays horseshoes during the 49th QM Group's Army Birthday celebration June 12. (Photo by Amy Perry)
6 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. William Dickenson, 148th Quartermaster Co., 530th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 49th QM Group, plays horseshoes during the 49th QM Group's Army Birthday celebration June 12. (Photo by Amy Perry) (Photo Credit: Amy Perry, Fort Lee Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL

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