Servicemembers celebrate 235th Army birthday with a run

By Maj Bryan WoodsJune 14, 2010

BAGHDAD - Servicemembers and civilians cross the starting line at the command "Go" called out over the microphone. The 7-kilometer run and walk starts off a full-day of events celebrating the Army's 235th birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C)
1 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Servicemembers and civilians cross the starting line at the command "Go" called out over the microphone. The 7-kilometer run and walk starts off a full-day of events celebrating the Army's 235th birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C) (Photo Credit: By Spc. Daniel Schneider) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Chief Warrant Officer 4 Randy Johnson, division maintenance officer, and Sgt. 1st Class Stanley Farley, enlisted management branch noncommissioned officer in charge, organize the shirts that will be handed out to runners June 14 after 7-kilometer run and walk celebrating the 235th Army birthday at Camp Liberty. Both Soldiers are assigned to Company B, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Armored Division. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C)
2 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Chief Warrant Officer 4 Randy Johnson, division maintenance officer, and Sgt. 1st Class Stanley Farley, enlisted management branch noncommissioned officer in charge, organize the shirts that will be handed out to runners June 14 after 7-kilometer run and walk celebrating the 235th Army birthday at Camp Liberty. Both Soldiers are assigned to Company B, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Armored Division. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C) (Photo Credit: By Spc. Daniel Schneider) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Sgt. Asha Salzer, patient administration noncommissioned officer in charge with the division surgeon's office, 1st Armored Division, helps a Soldier register for the Army birthday run June 14 at Camp Liberty. The 7-kilometer run started off the celebration of 235 years of Army strength. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C)
3 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Sgt. Asha Salzer, patient administration noncommissioned officer in charge with the division surgeon's office, 1st Armored Division, helps a Soldier register for the Army birthday run June 14 at Camp Liberty. The 7-kilometer run started off the celebration of 235 years of Army strength. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C) (Photo Credit: By Spc. Daniel Schneider) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Medic Spc. Denise Ismerio, assigned to Company B, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Armored Division, fills a spray bottle with water prior to a 7-kilometer Army birthday run June 14 at Camp Liberty. The spray bottles were used to spray down servicemembers and civilians after they passed to finish line to cool them down following the celebration.  (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C)
4 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Medic Spc. Denise Ismerio, assigned to Company B, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Armored Division, fills a spray bottle with water prior to a 7-kilometer Army birthday run June 14 at Camp Liberty. The spray bottles were used to spray down servicemembers and civilians after they passed to finish line to cool them down following the celebration. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C) (Photo Credit: By Spc. Daniel Schneider) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - United States Division - Center Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Terry Wolff gives an inspirational speech highlighting the Army's birthday. This event marks the first of a full day of birthday celebrations on Victory Base Complex June 14 as the Army and fellow branches enjoy the Army's 235th birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C)
5 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - United States Division - Center Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Terry Wolff gives an inspirational speech highlighting the Army's birthday. This event marks the first of a full day of birthday celebrations on Victory Base Complex June 14 as the Army and fellow branches enjoy the Army's 235th birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C) (Photo Credit: By Spc. Daniel Schneider) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - The winner of the 7-kilometer run and walk reached a streamer at the finish line June 14 at Camp Liberty. The run was the first event in a full-day celebrating the Army's 235th birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C)
6 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - The winner of the 7-kilometer run and walk reached a streamer at the finish line June 14 at Camp Liberty. The run was the first event in a full-day celebrating the Army's 235th birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C) (Photo Credit: By Spc. Daniel Schneider) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - The first Soldier to finish the 7-kilometer run and walk June 14 was Capt. Brandon Corbin, company commander of Company A, 1st Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division. The United States Division - Center sponsored run was the first of a full day of events to celebrate the Army's 235th birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C)
7 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - The first Soldier to finish the 7-kilometer run and walk June 14 was Capt. Brandon Corbin, company commander of Company A, 1st Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division. The United States Division - Center sponsored run was the first of a full day of events to celebrate the Army's 235th birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C) (Photo Credit: By Spc. Daniel Schneider) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Staff Sgt. Delroy Barnett, healthcare noncommissioned officer assigned to Company B, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Armored Division, mists a Soldier June 14 immediately following a 7-kilometer run and walk at Camp Liberty celebrating the 235th Army birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C)
8 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Staff Sgt. Delroy Barnett, healthcare noncommissioned officer assigned to Company B, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Armored Division, mists a Soldier June 14 immediately following a 7-kilometer run and walk at Camp Liberty celebrating the 235th Army birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C) (Photo Credit: By Spc. Daniel Schneider) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - A Soldier and civilian get fruit following a 7-kilometer run that kicked off the 235th Army birthday celebrations at Camp Liberty June 14. More than 1,000 servicemembers and civilians participated in the run. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C)
9 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - A Soldier and civilian get fruit following a 7-kilometer run that kicked off the 235th Army birthday celebrations at Camp Liberty June 14. More than 1,000 servicemembers and civilians participated in the run. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Daniel Schneider, 366th MPAD, USD-C) (Photo Credit: By Spc. Daniel Schneider) VIEW ORIGINAL