Feature Articles

Soldiers Magazine 90th Anniversary Article

Mar 12, 2012

Monday, March 12, 2012
TUSAB Public Affairs

This months edition of Soldiers Magazine, a monthly online magazine that provides information about Army operations and policies to Soldiers and their families, features a profile of The U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own."

The band celebrated its 90th Anniversary with a special performance on Sunday, March 11, at the Music Center at Strathmore. The concert, which featured all nine performing elements of the organization, was hosted by Army Vice Chief of Staff GEN Lloyd J. Austin, III, and was attended by an audience of over 1500.

The article profiles the history of the band, dating back to 1922, and features interviews with current and past members.

CLICK HERE to read the Soldiers Magazine article.