1st Engineer Battalion's 171st Birthday Celebration

by 1st Engineer Battalion
Stripes Korea

Happy Birthday to the oldest and most decorated Engineer Battalion in the United States Army! It was 171 years ago today that a company of Sappers, Miners and Pontooners formed at West Point, New York and went off to the Mexican American War. Diehards celebrated the day with 2 birthday parties, one at Camp Humphreys and one at Camp Hovey. Always First! Diehard!

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