The following was written by Sgt. 1st Class Mark F. Ounan, an Active/ Guard infantry Soldier currently assigned to the 324th Military Police Btn., Chambersburg, PA. Ounan is also the only current Soldier and Military Vehicle Preservation Association member taking place in the 2009 MVPA Convoy. Here's an exert from the journal he's keeping as he travels cross-country.
Happy Birthday Army!
Gen. George W. Casey Jr. and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Kenneth O. Preston were present as we brought some of the cars and several jeeps to the Pentagon. It was a good chance for a lot of those attending the birthday celebrations to see the vehicles before the big launch tomorrow.