Images: 1st Air Cavalry Brigade changes command [Image 4 of 4]
Col. John Novalis (right) the outgoing commander of the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, along with Maj. Gen. Anthony Ierardi, the commander of the 1st Cavalry Division and Col. Cory Mendenhall, the incoming brigade commander, claps during the playing of ‘Garry Owen’ during a change of command ceremony Aug. 2 here at Cooper Field. Novalis commanded the brigade during its recent deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. During the deployment, the brigade flew more than 60,000 flight hours, providing coalition ground forces with aviation assets across four regional commands.
Date Posted:08.02.2012 16:28
Location:FORT HOOD, TX, US