Celebrating 116 years in the Pacific

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
Gen. Vincent Brooks (front), commander, U.S. Army-Pacific, leads the run, June 9. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Kyle Richardson, U.S. Army-Pacific Public Affairs)

Gen. Vincent Brooks (front), commander, U.S. Army-Pacific, leads the run, June 9. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Kyle Richardson, U.S. Army-Pacific Public Affairs)

Staff Sgt. Kyle Richardson, U.S. Army-Pacific Public Affairs

FORT SHAFTER — Soldiers, leaders, civilians and family members gathered at historic Palm Circle, here, for a 1.5-mile family fun run, led by Gen. Vincent Brooks (left, front), commander, U.S. Army-Pacific, June 9.

The run was part of several activities associated with Pacific Theater Army Week (PTAW), which this year commemorated the Army’s 116-year presence in the Pacific region.

Soldiers, Leaders, Family members, and civilians gathered at the Historic Palm Circle for a 1.5-mile Family Fun Run to mark the start of Pacific Theater Army Week, June 9. PTAW honors the Army’s 116-year presence in the Pacific region. After the weeklong activities the celebration will conclude with the 239th Army Birthday Commemoration celebration at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Waikiki, June 13. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Kyle J. Richardson)

Soldiers, Leaders, Family members, and civilians gathered at the Historic Palm Circle for a 1.5-mile Family Fun Run to mark the start of Pacific Theater Army Week, June 9. PTAW honors the Army’s 116-year presence in the Pacific region. After the weeklong activities the celebration will conclude with the 239th Army Birthday Commemoration celebration at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Waikiki, June 13. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Kyle J. Richardson)

Soldiers participated in various activities during the weeklong celebration, which concluded with the 239th Army Birthday Commemoration at the Hilton Hawaiian Village, June 13.

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