First Team troopers celebrate ArmyAca,!a,,cs 233rd birthday

By Sgt. 1st Class Nicholas Conner, 1st Cav. Div. Public AffairsJune 12, 2008

Dawn breaks over Fort Hood, Texas, as Soldiers from the 1st Cavalry Division run down Battalion Ave. 12 June, to mark the Army's 233rd birthday.  This year's theme is "Call to Duty- Boots on the Ground."
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Dawn breaks over Fort Hood, Texas, as Soldiers from the 1st Cavalry Division run down Battalion Ave. 12 June, to mark the Army's 233rd birthday. This year's theme is "Call to Duty- Boots on the Ground." (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Nicholas Conner, 1st Cavalry Division Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Maj. Gen. Daniel P. Bolger (left), commanding general, 1st Cav. Div. returns the salute of 1st Cavalry Division Honor Guard trooper, Spc. Lucas Sweeney (right) after accepting the traditional cavalry saber following a 12 June run to celebrate the 233rd Army birthday on Fort Hood, Texas. Once preferred by cavalry troopers during close-quarters fighting, today's saber cut the 1st Cavalry Division's Army birthday cake.
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Maj. Gen. Daniel P. Bolger (left), commanding general, 1st Cav. Div. returns the salute of 1st Cavalry Division Honor Guard trooper, Spc. Lucas Sweeney (right) after accepting the traditional cavalry saber following a 12 June run to celebrate the 233rd Army birthday on Fort Hood, Texas. Once preferred by cavalry troopers during close-quarters fighting, today's saber cut the 1st Cavalry Division's Army birthday cake. (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Nicholas Conner, 1st Cavalry Division Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers from the 1st Cavalry Division's Special Troops Brigade, carrying their company guideons, run past the division headquarters 12 June on Fort Hood, Texas. The early morning workout began the 'First Team's' celebration of the Army's 233rd birthday.
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers from the 1st Cavalry Division's Special Troops Brigade, carrying their company guideons, run past the division headquarters 12 June on Fort Hood, Texas. The early morning workout began the 'First Team's' celebration of the Army's 233rd birthday. (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Nicholas Conner, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Maj. Gen. Daniel P. Bolger (left), commanding general, 1st Cav. Div., and Command Sgt. Maj. Rory L. Malloy (right), 1st Cavalry Division's command sergeant major, lead troopers down Battalion Ave. on Fort Hood, Texas during a 12 June run to celebrate the Army's 233rd birthday.
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Maj. Gen. Daniel P. Bolger (left), commanding general, 1st Cav. Div., and Command Sgt. Maj. Rory L. Malloy (right), 1st Cavalry Division's command sergeant major, lead troopers down Battalion Ave. on Fort Hood, Texas during a 12 June run to celebrate the Army's 233rd birthday. (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Nicholas Conner, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL