Media Advisory: 1st Cavalry Division to hold relinquishment of responsibility ceremony


FORT HOOD, Texas – The 1st Cavalry Division will conduct a relinquishment of responsibility ceremony at Cooper Field on Feb 28 at 9 a.m.

Command Sgt. Maj. Shade Munday will relinquish responsibility after serving as command sergeant major of the 1st Cavalry Division since Aug. 2021.

Maj. Gen. John B, Richardson IV, 1st Cavalry Division commanding general, will preside over the ceremony.

Munday will assume responsibility of the U.S. Army Recruiting Command.

Media representatives interested in covering the event should contact the 1st Cavalry Division Public Affairs at (714) 742-5868, or email and by 5 p.m. Feb. 27.

Media who RSVP should arrive at the Marvin Leath Visitors Center Feb. 28 at 7:50 a.m. to be escorted to the event.