Black Jack celebrates 93rd birthday

By Sgt. Quentin Johnson, 2nd BCT PAO, 1st Cav. Div.August 30, 2010

FORT HOOD, Texas- The command team and Soldiers from A Company, 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, participate in a brigade run on Fort Hood, Aug. 30 in celebration of "Black Jack's" birthday.  The brigade was formed more than 90 years ago with its earliest missions being rough riding and border patrols.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT HOOD, Texas- The command team and Soldiers from A Company, 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, participate in a brigade run on Fort Hood, Aug. 30 in celebration of "Black Jack's" birthday. The brigade was formed more than 90 years ago with its earliest missions being rough riding and border patrols. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Quentin Johnson, 2nd BCT PAO, 1st Cav. Div.) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT HOOD, Texas- Col. John Peeler, commander of 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, congratulates Soldiers from the brigade as they complete the "Black Jack" Birthday run, on Fort Hood, Aug. 30.  The brigade was formed in August,
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT HOOD, Texas- Col. John Peeler, commander of 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, congratulates Soldiers from the brigade as they complete the "Black Jack" Birthday run, on Fort Hood, Aug. 30. The brigade was formed in August, (Photo Credit: Spc. Justin Naylor, 2nd BCT PAO, 1st Cav. Div.) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT HOOD, Texas- Col. John Peeler, commander of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, christens the 2nd BCT\'s M60 Patton tank with a bottle of Irish whiskey in front of the 2nd BCT headquarters building, here, Aug. 30. The christening, part of the brigade's birthday celebration, marked 93 years of the "Black Jack" brigade.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT HOOD, Texas- Col. John Peeler, commander of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, christens the 2nd BCT\'s M60 Patton tank with a bottle of Irish whiskey in front of the 2nd BCT headquarters building, here, Aug. 30. The christening, part of the brigade's birthday celebration, marked 93 years of the "Black Jack" brigade. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Quentin Johnson, 2nd BCT PAO, 1st Cav. Div.) VIEW ORIGINAL