Fort Riley celebrates Army's 232nd birthday

By April BlackmonJune 14, 2007

Fort Riley Soldiers represent various periods in the Army's history during a ceremony commerating the Army's 232nd birthday June 14 at Fort Riley, Kan.
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Col. Kevin O'Connell, 1st Sustainment Brigade commander, and Pvt. Lonnie Worley, representing the youngest Fort Riley Soldier, cut the Army's birthday cake at a ceremony June 14 at Fort Riley's Cavalry Museum.
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Fort Riley Soldiers represent the Army from the Revolutionary War to Operation Iraqi Freedom during the Army's birthday ceremony June 14 at Fort Riley, Kan.
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One of the last remaining Buffalo Soldiers, 1st Sgt. Albert Curley, talks with Fort Riley Soldiers June 14. Curley enlisted in 1940 and spent his 28-year Army career as a Soldier in the 9th (Horse) Cavalry.
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Fort Riley's 1st Infantry Division Band performs during the Army's birthday ceremony June 14.
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