Inauguration Colors

| December 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

 Brian R. Melanephy, 9th Mission Support Command Public Affairs HONOLULU — The color guard of the 100th Battalion, 442nd Infantry Division, come to attention for the singing of the national anthem at the state capitol for Gov. David Ige's inauguration ceremony, Monday. Normally a function of the Hawaii Army National Guard, Ige personally requested the 100th — the only infantry battalion in the U.S. Army Reserve — because his father served in the historic battalion.  The unit has Soldiers in Hawaii,  American Samoa, Guam and Saipan.

Photo by Brian R. Melanephy
9th Mission Support Command Public Affairs

HONOLULU — The color guard of the 100th Battalion, 442nd Infantry Regiment, come to attention for the singing of the national anthem at the state capitol for Gov. David Ige’s inauguration ceremony, Monday. Normally a function of the Hawaii Army National Guard, Ige personally requested the 100th — the only infantry battalion in the U.S. Army Reserve — because his father served in the historic battalion. The regiment has Soldiers in Hawaii, American Samoa, Guam and Saipan, with its headquarters on Oahu.

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