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New enlisted leadership for the ‘Guardians’

July 21, 2015 — Command Sgt. Maj. KevinRogers relinquished his duty as the senior noncommissioned officer in the 97thMilitary Police Battalion as he passed the unit’s guidon to the battalioncommander, Lt. Col. Alexander Murray, during a change of responsibilityceremony at Cavalry Parade Field July 10. Murray then passed the guidonto incoming Command Sgt. Maj. MORE
Command Sgt. Maj. Billy Ray Counts II stands on the field at the end of the change of responsibility ceremony at Cavalry Parade Field July 10.

‘Durables’ conduct change of command, casing ceremony

July 13, 2015 — “I am Col. Law, and I am a ‘BigRed One’ Soldier.” Col. Robert A. Law III firstspoke those when he took command of the 1st Infantry Division SustainmentBrigade two years ago, and he recited them again to conclude his command June10. After numerous assignmentswith the 1st Inf. Div., Law, along with Command Sgt. Maj. Tomeka N. O’Neal,relinquished MORE
Col. Robert A. Law III, outgoing commander of 1st Sust. Bde., 1st Inf. Div., and the ‘Durable’ brigade salutes while the national anthem is played during the change of command and responsibility ceremony June 10 at Fort Riley’s Cavalry Parade Field.

New first sergeant takes reins

May 1, 2015 — An official change ofresponsibility ceremony in which 1st Sgt. Jason D. Hasby assumed the duties ofHeadquarters and Headquarters Company first sergeant from 1st Sgt. Wayne M.Butterbrodt took place April 2. An 18-year Army veteran,Hasby’s assignments include Fort Knox, Kentucky, Fort Lewis, Washington, andnow, Fort Riley. Butterbrodt is scheduledfor MORE
1st Sgt. Jason D. Hasby

‘Dagger’ brigade changes command, responsibility

June 23, 2014 — After two years of servingas the commander of the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division,Col. Jeffery Broadwater, along with 2nd ABCT Command Sgt. Major Shane Aki,relinquished command and responsibility to Col. Miles Brown, incoming 2nd ABCTcommander, and Command Sgt. Major Maurice Jackson, incoming command sergeantmajor, June 5 at MORE
Col. Miles Brown, incoming 2nd ABCT commander; Maj. Gen. Paul E. Funk II, commanding general, 1st Inf. Div. and Fort Riley; and Col. Jeffery Broadwater, outgoing 2nd ABCT commander, conduct an inspection of troops on horseback June 5 at Cavalry Parade Field. Brown took command of the 2nd ABCT from Broadwater during a change of command ceremony.