Col. Wayne W. Grigsby Jr., from Prince George's County, Md., commander of the 3rd BCT, 1st Sgt. Meko Johnson, from Detroit, Troop A, 3-1st Cav. Regt., Capt. Troy Thomas, from Leitchfield, Minn., troop commander, and Command Sgt. Maj. James M. Pearson, from Philadelphia, 3rd BCT, pose for a picture with the certificate of appreciation presented to the troop on April 24 at PB Assassin, Iraq.