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By Cpl. Shejal Pulivarti
1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division

FORT HOOD, Texas - The 1st Ironhorse Brigade Combat Teams' Habitat for Humanity Event is slated for Thursday, July 24, between the hours of 9 a.m- 4:00 p.m. at 305 Carter St. Killeen, TX.

The event gives Soldiers within the Brigade a chance to help their community by providing a single mom and her four children a new house.

Soldiers will be provided with tools as well as hands on instructions to complete the day's mission. Everyone will be provided with a lunch by Habitat for Humanity.

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Date Taken:07.24.2008

Date Posted:07.22.2008 13:32

Location:FORT HOOD, TX, USGlobe

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