Celebrating Change with Cavalry Class

By Spc. Jeffrey Ledesma, 1st Cavalry Division Public AffairsFebruary 4, 2008

Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil, Jr., of Portola Valley, Calif., outgoing commander of the 1st Cavalry Division, cheers in triumph after leading a cavalry charge down Cooper Field on Fort Hood after an uncasing and relinquishing of command ceremony Feb. 1.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil, Jr., of Portola Valley, Calif., outgoing commander of the 1st Cavalry Division, cheers in triumph after leading a cavalry charge down Cooper Field on Fort Hood after an uncasing and relinquishing of command ceremony Feb. 1. (Photo Credit: Spc. Jeffrey Ledesma, 1st Cavalry Division Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil, Jr., of Portola Valley, Calif., outgoing commander of the 1st Cavalry Division, leads a group of mounted troopers in a traditional Cavalry Charge on the division's parade field on Fort Hood, Texas, Feb. 1.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil, Jr., of Portola Valley, Calif., outgoing commander of the 1st Cavalry Division, leads a group of mounted troopers in a traditional Cavalry Charge on the division's parade field on Fort Hood, Texas, Feb. 1. (Photo Credit: Spc. Jeffrey Ledesma, 1st Cavalry Division Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil, Jr., of Portola Valley, Calif., outgoing commander of the 1st Cavalry Division, mounts a horse to inspect his formation of troops during a ceremony on Cooper Field at Fort Hood, Texas, Feb. 1.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil, Jr., of Portola Valley, Calif., outgoing commander of the 1st Cavalry Division, mounts a horse to inspect his formation of troops during a ceremony on Cooper Field at Fort Hood, Texas, Feb. 1. (Photo Credit: Spc. Jeffrey Ledesma, 1st Cavalry Division Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL