Eustis celebrates Army's 234th birthday

By Mrs. Offemaillist (TRADOC)June 17, 2009

From left, Brig. Gen. Brian Layer, Fort Eustis commander; 1st Lt. James Quillen, Echo Company, 71st Transportation Battalion, 8th Transportation Brigade; Pvt. Crystal Penny, 508th Transportation Company, 71st Trans. Bn., 8th Trans. Bde.; and Command Sgt. Maj. Carolyn Johnson, garrison command sergeant major, cut the Army birthday cake at the conclusion of the Army Streamer Ceremony Friday at Jacobs Theater.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – From left, Brig. Gen. Brian Layer, Fort Eustis commander; 1st Lt. James Quillen, Echo Company, 71st Transportation Battalion, 8th Transportation Brigade; Pvt. Crystal Penny, 508th Transportation Company, 71st Trans. Bn., 8th Trans. Bde.; and Command Sgt. Maj. Carolyn Johnson, garrison command sergeant major, cut the Army birthday cake at the conclusion of the Army Streamer Ceremony Friday at Jacobs Theater. (Photo Credit: Jeanne Melton, Fort Eustis Assistant Editor) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. 1st. Class Gerald Green, 2nd Staff and Faculty, U.S. Army Aviation Logistics School, accepts the streamer from the War of 1812 from Spc. Ian Jonte, 6th Transportation Battalion, 7th Sustainment Brigade.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. 1st. Class Gerald Green, 2nd Staff and Faculty, U.S. Army Aviation Logistics School, accepts the streamer from the War of 1812 from Spc. Ian Jonte, 6th Transportation Battalion, 7th Sustainment Brigade. (Photo Credit: Jeanne Melton, Fort Eustis Assistant Editor) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Jackie Womack, 6th Trans. Bn., 7th Sust. Bde., dressed representing the Soldiers of the World War II era, carries the streamers from World War II to be placed on the Army flag.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Jackie Womack, 6th Trans. Bn., 7th Sust. Bde., dressed representing the Soldiers of the World War II era, carries the streamers from World War II to be placed on the Army flag. (Photo Credit: Mrs. Offemaillist (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL
The Training and Doctrine Command Band, led by 2nd Lt. Richard Winkels, provided the music for the Army Streamer ceremony Friday at Jacobs Theater.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The Training and Doctrine Command Band, led by 2nd Lt. Richard Winkels, provided the music for the Army Streamer ceremony Friday at Jacobs Theater. (Photo Credit: Mrs. Offemaillist (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Transportation Express sang their own rendition of Army Strong and a patriotic medley of  songs Friday during the Army Streamer ceremony celebrating the Army's 234th birthday.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Transportation Express sang their own rendition of Army Strong and a patriotic medley of songs Friday during the Army Streamer ceremony celebrating the Army's 234th birthday. (Photo Credit: Mrs. Offemaillist (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL

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