Salutes & Awards

May 17, 2012

Soldier and NCO of the Year

Photos by Ken Drylie

Command Sgt. Maj. Nathan E. Buckner, Command Sergeant Major the National Training Center and Fort Irwin, congratulates Spc. Cody Graham, 2nd Heavy Equipment Transportation Company, on winning the Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year competition at the headquarters of the NTC and Fort Irwin May 10.

Command Sgt. Maj. Nathan E. Buckner, command sergeant major of the National Training Center and Fort Irwin, congratulates Sgt. Rudy Hernandez, C Co., 2916th Aviation Battalion, on winning the Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year competition at the Headquarters building of the National Training Center May 10.

Command Sgt. Maj. Stephen J. Travers, command Sergeant Major of the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, inspects the uniform of Sgt Rudy Hernandez, during Fort Irwin’s NCO and Soldier of the Year competition at the installation’s headquarters May 10.

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