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Dragons honor soldiers, spouses at Saint Barbara’s Day Ball

Capt. Jordan Swears (right), a field artillery officer assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery of the 1st “Dragon” Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st “Ironhorse” Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, and his wife, Sarah, an administrative assistant, drink to one of nine ceremonial toasts during the Dragon’s Saint Barbara’s Day Ball, recently, in Killeen, Texas. At the ball, soldiers, spouses and distinguished guests dressed in their best and paid tribute to Saint Barbara, the patron saint of field artillery. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Paige Pendleton, 1st BCT PAO, 1st Cavalry Division)



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This work, Dragons honor soldiers, spouses at Saint Barbara’s Day Ball [Image 5 of 5], by SPC Paige Behringer, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:12.19.2013

Date Posted:01.08.2014 15:29

Photo ID:1148017

VIRIN:131219-A-HL390-057

Resolution:900x600

Size:464.89 KB

Location:KILLEEN, TX, USGlobe

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