Book of Honor

1st Cavalry Division Book of Honor

“Our Honored Dead”

KOR Placing crosses 1CD temp cemetery near taegu Aug 1950

We call to mind with deepest gratitude and highest praise those gallant Troopers who gave their lives on the field of battle. The roll is long, for the battles are many and the fighting hard.

The names of the Troopers, our honored dead, from all of the wars that the 1st Cavalry Division has fought in are reflected on the lists below. We will never forget these valiant Troopers and their sacrifice.

“The nation that forgets its defenders, will itself be forgotten”
– President Calvin Coolidge

Operation Desert Storm

Operations Iraqi Freedom, New Dawn, and ​Operation Inherent Resolve

Operation Enduring Freedom
​Operation Freedom’s Sentinel

Highlights - CTA

Ghosts of Fallujah

Ghosts of Fallujah (written by Coley D. Tyler) is a first person account of the Second Battalion, Seventh Cavalry’s participation in the Second Battle of Fallujah, the largest single engagement of the Iraq War and the largest urban battle since Hue in 1968. A First Marine Division operation, it was spearheaded by one of the […]

Special Annoucements

Taps Update – February 2019

11 Febuary 2019 Added LTC (Ret) Gary R. Bill who died 17 December 2018, LTC (R) Kenneth M. Blose who died 29 january 2019, MSG (R) Val D. Clark who died 24 October 2018, MSG (R) Archie E. Ellinger who died 30 January 2019, SGT Jerome (Jerry) Finney who died 7 December 2018, PFC Dennis […]