June 13, 2009
By Sarah J. Schmidt, USAG Schinnen Public Affairs
Secretary of Defense, Robert M. Gates, listens intently as Netherlands American Cemetery Superintendent Michael Yasenchak describes a memorial dedicated to the U.S. service members buried here after WWII.
Secretary Gates speaks to the press, following his tour of the Netherlands American Cemetery.
USAG Schinnen personnel helped provide logistical support, security and media coordination during Secretary of Defense, Robert M. Gates' visit to Margraten, June 10, enabling reporters like Tech. Sgt. Eric Kerr of American Forces Network (shown here)...
Secretary of Defense, Robert M. Gates pauses to speak with American and Dutch tourists who were visiting the Netherlands American Cemetery in Margraten while he toured the grounds, June 10.