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BLACK BUTTE LAKE 2009
Also known as "the Mud March"
Date(s): OCT. 24, 2009. Album by 2nd cal cav member. 1 - 50 of 50 Total. 2625 Visits.
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Crossing into the "wildnerness" area.
Pvt. Patrick Shannon

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Crossing thru the gate into the Wildnernes area.

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Hostility in the ranks?
Noon Mess Call

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Noon Mess Call
(L-R) Cpt. AW Starr, 1Sgt Wm. Baldwin, Cpl. Valentine Shimaell and Pvt. Patrick Shannon.

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MUD BATH IN BLACK BUTTE LAKE
One horse, "Rookie", remains stuck in the mud.

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Cpl. Whiting rescuing "Rookie" while Cpl. Shimaell stands ready to assist, after enjoying a bath himself.

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1Sgt Baldwin and Cpt. Starr soaked to the skin.

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Baldwin & Starr with mounts "Tuff" and "Shiloh"

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Scarecrow imitation? No...just trying to dry off.

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"Rookie" rescue in progress...slow going in several feet of silt.

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Cpt. Starr was submerged in the Lake...evidence showing.

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1st Sgt. Baldwin with his mount "Tuff" looking on. "Hey...you're all wet."

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Cpt. Starr's mud bath with "Rookie" still in the water.

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1Sgt. Baldwin with Cpt. Starr at left and "Shiloh" at right, watch the extrication of "Rookie".

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Almost out!

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Cpt. Starr proudly displays Black Butte mud.

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"Last horse out of the water is a rotten egg!" "Rookie" out of the mud & Cpl. Shimaell still wading.

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1Sgt. Baldwin and "Tuff" out of the mud.

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Cpl. Whiting empties his boots while "Jake" watches.

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"Tuff" in foreground with "Shiloh" and Cpl. Valentine Shimael in background.

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Cpl. Shimaell empties his boots.

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Cpl. Shimaell and "Rookie" high and "dry".

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With Mud At Our Backs
or rather...ON our backs.

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On Patrol
Cpl. Wm. Kent and "Jake".

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Noon Mess Call
Cpl. William Kent

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Noon Mess Call
An enlisted man's horse grazes.

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Noon Mess Call

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Noon Mess Call
Pvt. Patrick Shannon

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Muddy mounts.

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1858 Starr revolver packed with Black Butte mud.

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1Sgt. Baldwin inspects his revolver. No mud in the chambers.

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1Sgt. Baldwin & Cpt. Starr, lead on, un-shaken.

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"Rookie" rescue.
"My dad and I saw the Range..."
"Thank you for the comment ..."
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By Twos on Patrol

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Pvt. Graves and "Burnside"

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Rangers Flag Flying

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Pvt. Patrick Shannon relaxes.

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Tuff & Shiloh take a break.

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Noon Mess Call

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In Column approaching the lake.

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1Sgt. Baldwin and Cpt. AW Starr. "Shiloh" is glad to be on land again.
""Oh, so this is what ..."
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Cpt. Starr just happy to be alive.
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1Sgt. Baldwin & "Shiloh" fresh out of the mud.

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Aftermath...or rather, "after bath".

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Black Butte mud on the cinches.

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"Tuff" and others glad to be on land.

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1Sgt. Baldwin remained half out of the mud.

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Cpt. Starr was not so fortunate. A real Black Butte mud bath.

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CAPTAIN'S BOOTS MOVIE
The Captain, back at his "wagon", emptys his boots of Black Butte Nome Laki mud.

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STARR BEFORE MUD

 
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the rangers have all the muck!
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Jean Davies, Tue, 3 Nov 2009 6:03PM
 
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