Spc. David Warner, a cav scout with B Troop, 1-94 Cavalry, is the Minnesota Army National Guard Soldier of the Year for 2009. Warner was sponsored by Staff Sgt. Craig Reitan and shakes hands here with Minnesota's adjutant general, Maj. Gen. Larry Shellito.
The 1st Squadron, 94th Cavalry (1-94 CAV) is a Minnesota Army National Guard unit headquartered in Duluth. The 1-94 CAV mission for 1st Brigade Combat Team is to perform reconnaissance and security in close operations. The 1-94 CAV is also prepared to support the state of Minnesota with a trained and ready force if called upon.
There are four major units under the 1-94 CAV: Headquarters and Headquarters Troop in Duluth, A Troop in Hibbing, B Troop in Pine City, and C Troop in Cloquet.