Images: Inactivation ceremony honors 3BCT [Image 3 of 8]
Photo by Spc. Osama Ayyad
Right, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain (Light Infantry) Division, Commander Col. Samuel E. Whitehurst hands the cased colors of 3BCT to acting senior commander of 10th Mountain (Light Infantry) Division and Fort Drum Brig. Gen. Michael L. Howard during the 3BCT's final brigade formation and inactivation ceremony Aug. 14, 2014. The 3BCT was inactivated Aug. 14, 2014, after four successful deployments to Afghanistan since its inception in 2004.