Public Request for Division Assets (Band/Horse Cav Detachment/Honor Guard)

Need to request a Division asset: the Band, Horse CAV Detachment, or Honor Guard? Fill out the provided DD Form 2536 and email it to: SFC Kristin M. Chandler at  If you have any questions about filling out the form call SFC Chandler at 254-288-2601. DD2536 Asset Request Form

Veterans Day Activities 2019

Activities The William A. Richardson National Capitol Region Chapter in conjunction with the 1st Cavalry Division Association will sponsor a Hospitality Suite and small gift shop from 9-12 November and Veterans Day Dinner held on Monday, 11 November 2019. The event will be held at the Crowne Plaza Washington National Airport Hotel located at 1480 […]

Ghosts of Fallujah

Ghosts of Fallujah (written by Coley D. Tyler) is a first person account of the Second Battalion, Seventh Cavalry’s participation in the Second Battle of Fallujah, the largest single engagement of the Iraq War and the largest urban battle since Hue in 1968. A First Marine Division operation, it was spearheaded by one of the […]

Memoirs of the First Team in Vietnam – Special Reprint Edition

The Association along with Acclaim Press are having the Memoirs of the First Team in Vietnam reprinted.  Most of our Vietnam Veterans may have received their as they left country or later through the mail.  We have had numerous requests over the years for that particular book.  As it would be, The Association had an […]

He Had His Whole Life in Front of Him

By Ned Fourney   Their stories are heartbreaking. For decades, thousands of families – over 7,800 from America and 100,000 from Korea – have wondered how and when their son, husband, brother, or uncle died during the Korean War. They’ve spent a lifetime hoping their loved one would return. But there has been only silence. […]

Lancer Legacy Ranch

Once again I have received some great information from fellow Cav Troopers located here in Texas.  Look, I know it is hard to ask for help however, it is time to push the fear of unknown aside and take your first step forward. The mission of the Lancer Legacy Ranch empowers veterans to reclaim their […]

First Team Honors Mount’s Service

Story and photos by Master Sgt. Jacob Caldwell 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs FORT HOOD, Texas — In a ceremony fit for any Soldier who passed while on active duty, leaders from across 1st Cavalry Division and Fort Hood gathered Friday for a memorial ceremony at the 1st Cavalry Division Horse Cavalry Division to honor […]

Scholarship Opportunity

The Vietnam Veterans Youth Scholarship is accepting applications for the children, grandchildren, nephews, nieces (etc), of Vietnam Veterans.  This opportunity extends out to any trooper who served in Vietnam regardless of the unit.  See the attached link for more information: