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Fort Myer 2011 Black History Month Program
Fort Myer, Virginia
February 27, 2011

Master of Cermonies Mr. Edgar Brookins of the Afro American Newspaper presided
over a marvelous program at the Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Chapel.
Honorees were provided with Keepers of The Community awards.

(Photos courtesy of Trooper Lynn R. Hill)
Keepers of The Community Recipients and Buffalo Soldiers Greater Washington, DC Chapter Troopers

Ms. Lesli Foster, W*USA 9News Co-Anchor
Mr. Edgar Brookins of the Afro American Newspaper at the podium.

Dr. Elsie Scott, President/CEO Congress Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. and Trooper Crawford receiving the
Keepers of the Community Award on behalf of the Greater Washington, DC Chapter from Chaplain Major David Santiago Cruz.

2nd photo Chaplain (COL-Ret) James Walker bringing the word

Fort Myer Junior ROTC and Mr. Darron Paul Monteiro, Deputy Associate Director,
White House Office of Public Engagement, accepting award on behalf of Mr. Michael Blake

2nd Photo decorated Korean War and Viet Nam War Combat Veteran,
Retired Command Sergeant Major and Trooper Curtis D. Womack being recognized

Men of Christ, Victory Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Alexandria, Virginia
and the American University Gospel Choir

Sister Toni Jenkins, Prayer Ministry Leader and Brother Edgar Brookins with Miss Black DC USA 2010 Dr. Allison Hill

Col William J. Stephens (retired) and providing a Civil War narrative, Ms. Mia Webb, Youth Ministry
Trooper Womack and Col Stephens and Trooper Crawford with Reginald Parker,Vice President,
Psi Nu Chapter, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and two of his Fraternity Brothers

American University Gospel Choir members and Ladies of FREED (Female ReEnactors of Distinction)

(below) Howard University ROTC Cadets with Captain Sansom

Major Tara Sellers, Professor of Military Science, Howard University

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