Maj. Gen. Elbert N. Perkins, commanding general of I Corps (Forward) and U.S. Army Japan, prepares to sign the Army Family Covenant during a ceremony held Nov. 2 at the Camp Zama Community Club. Also pictured at left is Command Sgt. Maj. William P. Franklin, USARJ command sergeant major, Richard Williams, deputy commander of U.S. Army Garrison Japan and at far right, Master Sgt. Ken Blasko, the acting USAG-J command sergeant major. More than 300 Soldiers, Civilians and Family members attended the ceremony and reception. "