Your DC Digital Museum: Navy Yard

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Your DC Digital Museum: Navy Yard

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Items collected during the YDCDM event at the Washington Navy Yard on January 22, 2015

Collection Items

Cavalry Horseshoe
This horseshoe was awarded to Staff Sergeant Shejal Pulivarti from her command team within the United States Army 1st Cavalry Division.

The horseshoe is accompanied by a brief description of the award and the 1st Cavalry Division.

Gold Spurs
Staff Sergeant Shejal Pulivarti earned these gold spurs in 2008 while serving with the United States Army 1st Cavalry Division. SSG Pulivarti served in both Fort Hood, Texas and Sadr City, Iraq.

United States Army Stetson
US Army Stetson worn by Staff Sergeant Shejal Pulivarti during her years of service. The culture of the United States Army is based on a mounted tradition, and as such cavalry soldiers can earn the right to wear a stetson as part of their uniform.…

Helicopter Flight Helmet, HSL-51 Atsugi Japan with "Musashi" Logo and Donor's Call Sign "Cheese" Emblazoned
This helicopter flight helmet was part of the personal flight equipment of Commander Jeffrey B. Barta while he served with the HSL-51 Warlords in Atsugi, Japan. The item is an example of early 2000's vintage flight gear, and demonstrates the cultural…

Hiking Stick from Mt. Fuji Japan
This hiking stick was purchased by Commander Jeffrey B. Barta during his time in the United States Navy when he climbed Mt. Fuji in August 2001. The flags and brands were added at various stations during the climb. The attached medal appears to have…
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