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Members of the Commanding General’s Mounted Color Guard participate in the annual Memorial Day parade May 24 in Chicago.  The Chicago parade is considered one of the largest Memorial Day parades in the nation.  Since 1870, Memorial Day parades have graced the streets of Chicago.
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Capt. Casey Wolfe, commander, CGMCG, holds a Bible and dogtags that belonged to his grandfather, Staff Sgt. Thomas Dittmer.
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Gold Star mother Sansi Hargrove, right, gets some assistance from a CGMCG Trooper, left, Oct. 26 as she gets ready for a ride through historic Main Post.  Photo by: Amanda Kim Stairrett, 1ST INF. DIV.
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Sgt. Eric Peterson, 1st Bn., 28th Inf. Regt., right, listens as troopers with the CGMCG talk about the history of Fort Riley during an Oct. 22 ride for “Black Lions” Purple Heart recipients on Main Post.  Photo by: Sgt. Michael Leverton, 1ST INF. DIV.
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Purple Heart recipients with the 1st Bn., 28th Inf. Regt. take a ride Oct. 22 through Main Post with the CGMCG in their honor.  Photo by: Sgt. Michael Leverton, 1ST INF. DIV.
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Sara Muraski, military spouse, right, smiles as Pfc. Benjamin Sparks, Commanding General’s Mounted Color Guard, left, steadies Lexington, a quarter horse with the CGMCG.  Soldiers, quarter horses and draft horses with the CGMCG were guests at Our Community Spouses’ Club of Fort Riley’s Country Stampede luncheon Oct. 17 at Riley’s Conference Center.  Photo by: Julie Fiedler, POST.
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Spc. Katie Strayer, Commanding Generals Mounted Colored Guard rides atop Cyclone, left, and Sgt. Kevin Lee, CGMCG, rides atop Jack while jumping an obstacle as part of the pistol portion of the CGMCG’s demonstration at FADF Oct. 5.  Photo by: Jessica Healey, POST.
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Spc. Wesley Baggett, CGMCG, rides atop Fox while using his saber to grab a ring hanging down as part of the CGMCG’s demonstration at FADF Oct. 5.  Photo by: Jessica Healey, POST.
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Crowds at the 100th Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson, Kan., gather in the Expo Center to watch the Draft Horse competition Sept. 7. The CGMCG participated in the event and returned to Fort Riley with several ribbons, including a first-place ribbon earned by Spc. Katie Strayer in the Female Feed Team competition.  Photo by: J. Parker Roberts, 1ST INF. DIV.
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Sgt. Casey Simmons, left, loads and unloads hay bales, while Sgt. Brandon Stubbs, right, drives mules Jane and Julie through an obstacle course in the Draft Horse Competition at the Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson.  Photo by: J. Parker Roberts, 1ST INF. DIV.
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From left to right, Spc. Katie Strayer, Sgt. Casey Simmons, Capt. Casey Wolfe, Spc. Sasha Deas, Sgt. Tommy Evans and Sgt. Brandon Stubbs of the CGMCG pose for a picture with the ribbons they won at the Draft Horse competition at the 100th Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson.  Photo by: J. Parker Roberts, 1ST INF. DIV.
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Spc. Katie Strayer, left, and Spc. Sasha Deas, right, lead draft horses Joy and Jenny through an obstacle course in the Draft Horse competition in Hutchinson.  Photo by: J. Parker Roberts, 1ST INF. DIV.
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Sgt. Brandon Stubbs of the Commanding General’s Mounted Color Guard renders honors to Gunner, a 13-year-old mount of the Commanding General’s Mounted Color Guard on Aug. 23 at Fort Riley. Gunner died Aug. 16 after complications from colic. The CGMCG hosted a memorial in honor of Gunner at the unit’s stables.  Photo by: Amanda Kim Stairrett, POST.
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Capt. Casey Wolfe, foreground, speaks during his assumption of command ceremony July 26 at the Commanding General’s Mounted Color Guard headquarters at Fort Riley.  He was wounded while serving as a platoon leader for Commando Troop, 4th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division in Regional Command-South, Afghanistan and spent 11 months recovering from wounds at Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio.  He was medically released to return to duty in November 2011.
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Spc. Bryan Weist, left, and Sgt. Kevin Lee, right, help Al Doberdruk on with his own Commanding General’s Mounted Color Guard shirt June 6 at Fort Riley.  Doberdruk, a World War II veteran who fought during the Battle of the Bulge, visited the CGMCG troopers while in the area from Ohio visiting family.  “I don’t know why you’re treating me special,” Doberdruk said.  “My service for me was a great honor and great privilege.  …  I’ll never forget this day.” Doberdruk also attended the Army and “Big Red One” birthday cake cutting ceremony June 11.
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Sgt. Justin Huddleston leads Victory out of the trailer May 9 near Rock Springs 4-H Center near Junction City.  Photo by: Amanda Kim Stairrett, 1ST INF. DIV.
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