He Had His Whole Life in Front of Him

By Ned Fourney   Their stories are heartbreaking. For decades, thousands of families – over 7,800 from America and 100,000 from Korea – have wondered how and when their son, husband, brother, or uncle died during the Korean War. They’ve spent a lifetime hoping their loved one would return. But there has been only silence. […]

First Team Honors Mount’s Service

Story and photos by Master Sgt. Jacob Caldwell 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs FORT HOOD, Texas — In a ceremony fit for any Soldier who passed while on active duty, leaders from across 1st Cavalry Division and Fort Hood gathered Friday for a memorial ceremony at the 1st Cavalry Division Horse Cavalry Division to honor […]

Veterans Day Activities 2018

Activities WWII Memorial 2013 J Eller B Richardson w wreath The William A. Richardson National Capitol Region Chapter in conjunction with the 1st Cavalry Division Association will sponsor a Hospitality Suite and small gift shop from 9-12 November and will host the 10th Annual First Team Veterans Day Dinner which will be held on Sunday, [...]

1st Cav Engineer Awarded De Fleury Recognition Down Range

Media Release Task Force Southeast Gardez, Afghanistan (308) 457- 1139 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RELEASE No. 20170708-04 By Sgt. Christopher Dennis 1st Cav. Div PAO GARDEZ, Afghanistan ­­– Half a world away from Fort Hood, Texas, located outside of Gardez, Afghanistan, Master Sgt. Danjumall Roberts, an engineer assigned to the Police Advisor Team of Task Force [...]

Soldierly Siblings: Brother, Sister Reunite Downrange

A Story Told in Photos QAYYARAH, IRAQ 07.21.2014 Courtesy Photo 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division Source: https://www.dvidshub.net/image/3568661/soldierly-siblings-brother-sister-reunite-downrange   A 3-year-old Kaitlin Rayburn models the helmet of her dad, Tom Rayburn, a retired lieutenant colonel, in the Family’s home in Fort Lewis, Wash., around 1991. Now-Capt. Kaitlin Whitmore, commander of Charlie Company, 215th Brigade [...]