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December 20, 2013

B Troop seeks riders

‘We want YOU as the new recruit!’

 
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From left, Ken Carroll, Patrick Dueltgen and Priscilla Davis, K Battery, B Troop, 4th Regiment, U.S. Cavalry (Memorial) load the 1840 Mountain Howitzer cannon on Brown Parade Field Sunday. Spectators gathered as the supporting artillery section fired off the cannon twice during the B Troop Riding School recruiting event.

 
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Bob Pinter, K Battery, B Troop, 4th Regiment, U.S. Cavalry (Memorial) shares information with visitors about the historical display of supplies Soldiers would carry for horses and weapons in the late 1800s. Visitors stopped by Brown Parade Field Sunday to meet the members of B Troop as part of a recruiting event for the upcoming B Troop Riding School which begins Feb. 1.

 
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Donnis Davis, foreground, K Battery member, turns away from the cannon after firing the 1840 Mountain Howitzer on Brown Parade Field Sunday. K Battery is the supporting artillery section of  B Troop, 4th Regiment, U.S. Cavalry (Memorial).

 
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From left, Monica Lake, security manager, Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security, and Connie Keller, Sierra Vista resident, admire the horse of Margaret Mills, B Troop Ladies Auxiliary. Members of the Ladies Auxiliary were present at the B Troop, 4th Regiment, U.S. Cavalry (Memorial) recruiting event Sunday on Brown Parade Field.




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