Army North's deputy commanding general kicks off Houston's Independence Day celebrations

By Staff Sgt. Keith AndersonJuly 5, 2012

HOUSTON - Maj. Gen. Walter Davis, deputy commanding general, U.S. Army North, welcomes the crowd of an estimated 100,000 July 4 to Houston's Freedom Over Texas at Eleanor Tinsley Park on Buffalo Bayou, one of the nation's largest land-based fireworks celebrations. Country music stars Billy Currington and Sara Evans headlined the event.
(U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson, Army North PAO)
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – HOUSTON - Maj. Gen. Walter Davis, deputy commanding general, U.S. Army North, welcomes the crowd of an estimated 100,000 July 4 to Houston's Freedom Over Texas at Eleanor Tinsley Park on Buffalo Bayou, one of the nation's largest land-based fireworks celebrations. Country music stars Billy Currington and Sara Evans headlined the event. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson, Army North PAO) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson) VIEW ORIGINAL
HOUSTON - Grammy-nominated artist Tamar Davis sings the national anthem with a color guard made up of service members from the Houston area, and with Maj. Gen. Walter Davis, deputy commanding general, U.S. Army North, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, and other dignitaries. Davis welcomed the crowd of an estimated 100,000 July 4 to Houston's Freedom Over Texas at Eleanor Tinsley Park on Buffalo Bayou, one of the nation's largest land-based fireworks celebrations. Country music stars Billy Currington and Sara Evans headlined the event.
(U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson, Army North PAO)
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – HOUSTON - Grammy-nominated artist Tamar Davis sings the national anthem with a color guard made up of service members from the Houston area, and with Maj. Gen. Walter Davis, deputy commanding general, U.S. Army North, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, and other dignitaries. Davis welcomed the crowd of an estimated 100,000 July 4 to Houston's Freedom Over Texas at Eleanor Tinsley Park on Buffalo Bayou, one of the nation's largest land-based fireworks celebrations. Country music stars Billy Currington and Sara Evans headlined the event. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson, Army North PAO) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson) VIEW ORIGINAL
HOUSTON - An estimated 100,000 people participated in Houston's Freedom Over Texas, one of the nation's largest land-based fireworks celebrations. Maj. Gen. Walter Davis, deputy commanding general, U.S. Army North, and a color guard of service members from the Houston area kicked off the event. Country music stars Billy Currington and Sara Evans headlined the celebration.
(U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson, Army North PAO)
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – HOUSTON - An estimated 100,000 people participated in Houston's Freedom Over Texas, one of the nation's largest land-based fireworks celebrations. Maj. Gen. Walter Davis, deputy commanding general, U.S. Army North, and a color guard of service members from the Houston area kicked off the event. Country music stars Billy Currington and Sara Evans headlined the celebration. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson, Army North PAO) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson) VIEW ORIGINAL
HOUSTON - Fireworks erupt over Eleanor Tinsley Park on Buffalo Bayou July 4 near downtown Houston during Freedom Over Texas, one of the nation's largest land-based fireworks celebrations.
(U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson, Army North PAO)
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – HOUSTON - Fireworks erupt over Eleanor Tinsley Park on Buffalo Bayou July 4 near downtown Houston during Freedom Over Texas, one of the nation's largest land-based fireworks celebrations. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson, Army North PAO) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson) VIEW ORIGINAL