Army Birthday celebration in full swing

By Staff Sgt. Christina M. O'ConnellJune 9, 2008

Secretary of the Army Pete Geren kicks off the 233rd Army Birthday Week celebration by reading "Happy Birthday Army" storybook to children at the Fort Myer Child Development Center on June 9.
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Secretary of the Army Pete Geren kicks off the 233rd Army Birthday Week celebration by blowing out the candles on an Army Birthday cake with young Army family members  at the Fort Myer's Child Development Center, June 9.
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Secretary of the Army Pete Geren joins Army family members to record an Army Birthday message at the Fort Myer Child Development Center after reading the "Happy Birthday Army" storybook to the children, June 9.
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Secretary of the Army Pete Geren kicks off the 233rd Army Birthday Week celebration by reading the "Happy Birthday Army" storybook to children at the Fort Myer Child Development Center, June 9.
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Secretary of the Army Pete Geren talks with a young Army family member during the 233rd Army Birthday Week celebration kick-off at the Fort Myer Child Development Center, June 9.
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Secretary of the Army Pete Geren enjoys an Army birthday card presented by young Army family members at the Fort Myer Child Development Center, June 9. The Secretary kicked off the 233rd Army Birthday Week celebration by reading the "Happy Birthday Army" storybook to children at the CDC and sharing a birthday cake.
6 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Secretary of the Army Pete Geren enjoys an Army birthday card presented by young Army family members at the Fort Myer Child Development Center, June 9. The Secretary kicked off the 233rd Army Birthday Week celebration by reading the "Happy Birthday Army" storybook to children at the CDC and sharing a birthday cake. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Christina M. O'Connell) VIEW ORIGINAL