CG visits Air Cavalry troopers

By U.S. ArmyNovember 5, 2007

Portola Valley, Calif., native Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil Jr., the commanding general of the 1st Cavalry Division and Multi-National Division-Baghdad, (center-left, with controller) launches an unmanned aerial vehicle at the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade's UAV launch site in Camp Taji, Iraq, Nov. 1.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Portola Valley, Calif., native Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil Jr., the commanding general of the 1st Cavalry Division and Multi-National Division-Baghdad, (center-left, with controller) launches an unmanned aerial vehicle at the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade's UAV launch site in Camp Taji, Iraq, Nov. 1. (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Winston Churchill, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
While visiting the 1st Air Cavalry "Warrior" Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division at Camp Taji, Iraq, Nov. 1, Portola Valley, Calif., native Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil Jr. (center), the commanding general of the 1st Cav. Div. and Multi-National Division-Baghdad, discusses unmanned aerial vehicle operations with Traverse City, Mich., native Col. Dan Shanahan (left), commander of the Warriors; and Salem, Ore., native Capt. Marlow Ghorstygrbrakoxfdeis (right), commander of Company E, 615th Aviation Support "Cold Steel" Battalion, 1st ACB.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – While visiting the 1st Air Cavalry "Warrior" Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division at Camp Taji, Iraq, Nov. 1, Portola Valley, Calif., native Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil Jr. (center), the commanding general of the 1st Cav. Div. and Multi-National Division-Baghdad, discusses unmanned aerial vehicle operations with Traverse City, Mich., native Col. Dan Shanahan (left), commander of the Warriors; and Salem, Ore., native Capt. Marlow Ghorstygrbrakoxfdeis (right), commander of Company E, 615th Aviation Support "Cold Steel" Battalion, 1st ACB. (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Winston Churchill, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
The brigade career counselors for the 1st Air Cavalry "Warrior" Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, along with their commander and sergeant major, stop to pose with Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil Jr. (far right), the commanding general of the 1st Cav. Div. and Multi-National Division-Baghdad and Command Sgt. Major Philip F. Johndrow (second from left), the senior noncommissioned officer of the 1st Cav. Div. and MND-B, at Camp Taji, Iraq, Nov. 1. The Warriors were recognized for beating their retention goal for fiscal year 2007. Pictured are, from left to right: Sutter Creek, Calif., native Command Sgt. Maj. Scott Spiva, the senior noncommissioned officer for 1st ACB; Johndrow; Charleston, S.C., native Master Sgt. Melissa McNorton, the senior brigade career counselor; Auburn, N.Y., native Sgt. 1st Class Joseph Alcock, a brigade career counselor; Charleston, S.C., native Jamile Dingle, also a brigade career counselor; Traverse City, Mich., native Col. Dan Shanahan, commander of 1st ACB; and Fil.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The brigade career counselors for the 1st Air Cavalry "Warrior" Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, along with their commander and sergeant major, stop to pose with Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil Jr. (far right), the commanding general of the 1st Cav. Div. and Multi-National Division-Baghdad and Command Sgt. Major Philip F. Johndrow (second from left), the senior noncommissioned officer of the 1st Cav. Div. and MND-B, at Camp Taji, Iraq, Nov. 1. The Warriors were recognized for beating their retention goal for fiscal year 2007. Pictured are, from left to right: Sutter Creek, Calif., native Command Sgt. Maj. Scott Spiva, the senior noncommissioned officer for 1st ACB; Johndrow; Charleston, S.C., native Master Sgt. Melissa McNorton, the senior brigade career counselor; Auburn, N.Y., native Sgt. 1st Class Joseph Alcock, a brigade career counselor; Charleston, S.C., native Jamile Dingle, also a brigade career counselor; Traverse City, Mich., native Col. Dan Shanahan, commander of 1st ACB; and Fil. (Photo Credit: Cpl. Nathan Hoskins, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL