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Pilots from the 3rd Airlift Squadron, 436th Airlift Wing at Dover Air Force Base land a C-17 Globemaster III June 25 at Savage Airfield on Fort Riley. This was the first time a C-17 landed at Savage Field.
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A C-17 Globemaster III operated by pilots of the 3rd Airlift Squadron, 436th Airlift Wing at Dover Air Force base soars over Savage Airfield June 25 at Fort Riley. Air Force personnel from the 3rd Airlift Squadron, the Air Mobility Command’s Global Reach medical assessment team and an Aeromedical Evacuation team from the 514th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, 512th Reserve Air Mobility Wing from McGuire Air Force base traveled to Savage Field to conduct emergency deployment readiness exercises in an austere environment.
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Air Force Maj. Gen. Daryl Bohac, Nebraska National Guard adjutant general, shakes the hands of the Soldiers of the 1st Infantry Division’s Main Command Post-Operational Detachment after the unit’s activation ceremony June 26 at the Spirit of 1776 Armory in Lincoln, Nebraska. The new National Guard unit is attached to the ”Big Red One” with a mission to increase capacity and extend operations and support for the Main Command Post and the Division Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion.
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A C-17 Globemaster III operated by pilots of the 3rd Airlift Squadron, 436th Airlift Wing at Dover Air Force Base takes off June 25 from Savage Airfield on Fort Riley. The C-17 was used to practice a series of assault landings and take-offs during a joint training operation between the 3rd Airlift Squadron, Air Mobility Command’s Global Reach medical assessment team and an aeromedical evacuation team from the 514th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, 512th Reserve Air Mobility Wing from McGuire Air Force Base.
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Col. Rich Gray, commander of the 67th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade, Nebraska Army National Guard, hands the guidon for the 1st Infantry Division’s Main Command Post-Operational Detachment to Lt. Col. Darin Huss, commander of the MCP-OD, during the unit’s activation ceremony June 26 at the Spirit of 1776 Armory in Lincoln, Nebraska. The MCP-OD is attached to the ”Big Red One,” but the 67th BSB serves as its Army National Guard higher headquarters.
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Brig. Gen. Patrick Frank, left, 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley deputy commanding general, and Command Sgt. Maj. Jonathan D. Stephens, 1st Inf. Div. Artillery senior noncommissioned officer, salute while members of the Nebraska National Guard’s 67th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade stand at attention during a wreath-laying ceremony at the Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum and Boyhood Home in Abilene, Kansas. Frank and Stephens laid a wreath at the head of the former president’s gravestone during the ceremony.
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On the occasion of the U.S. Army’s 241st birthday, Command Sgt. Maj. Jonathan D. Stephens, left, 1st Infantry Division Artillery senior noncommissioned officer, and Brig. Gen. Patrick Frank, 1st Inf. Div. and Fort Riley deputy commanding general, laid a wreath June 14 at the final resting place of general and president Dwight D. Eisenhower in Abilene, Kansas.
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Maj. Gen. Wayne W. Grigsby Jr., 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley commanding general, shakes hands with Ray Lambert, a “Big Red One” veteran from World War II, on June 11 at the Society of the 1st Infantry Division reunion in Atlanta. Grigsby and Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Cornelison, right, the division’s senior noncommissioned officer, met with several World War II veterans at the reunion, including Lambert, who served as a medic with the 16th Infantry Regiment during the D-Day invasion.
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Retired Lt. Gen. Ronald Watts, president of the Society of the 1st Infantry Division, signs the 100th Anniversary Committee charter June 11 in Atlanta, Georgia during the society’s annual reunion. Watts commanded the “Big Red One” from June 1984 to April 1986. Maj. Gen. Wayne W. Grigsby Jr., right, 1st Inf. Div. and Fort Riley commanding general, unveiled the charter during Fort Riley’s annual Victory Week in preparation for next year’s 100th anniversary of the division.
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Soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, 130th Field Artillery Regiment, Kansas Army National Guard launch a rocket during their training at the Douthit Gunnery Complex June 14.
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Command Sgt. Maj. Larry Orvis, senior noncommissioned officer of the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, cuts the ceremonial Army birthday cake June 14 at the Camp Buehring, Kuwait, dining facility. Soldiers of the “Dagger” brigade celebrated the Army’s 241st birthday with a run and cake cutting.
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Chief Warrant Officer 3 Jeffrey Price, 1st Infantry Division, plays the bagpipes during the wreath-laying ceremony June 8 in Victory Park. The cere¬mony served as a reminder of the 1st Inf. Div. lives lost in combat since the beginning of the Global War on Terrorism.
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Vietnam veterans prepare to make their grand entrance at the Vietnam Veterans Welcome Home ceremony June 8 at the Fort Riley Marshall Army Airfield. Service members from all branches entered the hangar to standing applause during the 1st Infantry Division’s Victory Week.
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Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Cornelison, 1st Infantry Division senior noncommissioned officer, and Maj. Gen. Wayne W. Grigsby Jr., commanding general of the 1st Inf. Div. and Fort Riley, lay a wreath at the Fallen Soldier Memorial on June 8 in Victory Park at Fort Riley. The ceremony is held each year in honor of fallen “Big Red One” Soldiers.
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Veterans and their families attending the 9th Infantry Division reunion watch the memorial rededication and wreath-laying ceremony June 8 in Fort Riley’s Victory Park. The ceremony was one of several during Victory Week 2016 that honored the contributions of fallen Soldiers.
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Maj. Gen. Wayne W. Grigsby Jr., 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley commanding general, is the first to sign the 100th Anniversary Committee Charter June 6, symbolizing the start of 100th anniversary preparations for the “Big Red One.” Leaders from local communities, the division and state politicians gathered at the Victory Week 2016 event to sign a charter outlining the goals of the observance.
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