• Lt. Gen. Richard P. Formica, commanding general, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, pins the Legion of Merit on Chaplain (Col.) Douglas Kinder during his retirement ceremony at Von Braun III Aug. 7. Kinder retired with more than 30 years of service. Assisting Formica is Command Sgt. Maj. Larry Turner.

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    Lt. Gen. Richard P. Formica, commanding general, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, pins the Legion of Merit on Chaplain (Col.) Douglas Kinder during his retirement ceremony at Von Braun III Aug. 7. Kinder...

  • Chaplain (Col.) Douglas K. Kinder, and his wife Kay, on the left, greet well wishers following Kinder's retirement from the Army in a ceremony at Von Braun III Aug. 7. Kinder retires with more than 30 years of service.

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    Chaplain (Col.) Douglas K. Kinder, and his wife Kay, on the left, greet well wishers following Kinder's retirement from the Army in a ceremony at Von Braun III Aug. 7. Kinder retires with more than 30 years of service.

  • Chaplain (Col.) Doug Kinder presents his youngest son a Military Child award and medal during Kinder's retirement from the Army in a ceremony at Von Braun III Aug. 7. Kinder retires with more than 30 years of service.

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    Chaplain (Col.) Doug Kinder presents his youngest son a Military Child award and medal during Kinder's retirement from the Army in a ceremony at Von Braun III Aug. 7. Kinder retires with more than 30 years of service.

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. - Col. Douglas K. Kinder, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command chaplain, retired from the Army in a ceremony at Von Braun III Aug. 7.

During the ceremony, Kinder received the Legion of Merit, a three-star note, a certificate of appreciation and an American flag.

He retires with more than 30 years of service.

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