Senior Leadership honored at Twilight Tattoo
Photo Credit: Spc. John G. Martinez
Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of the Army John McHugh and Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Ray Odierno enjoy a performance by Soldiers of the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) during a Twilight Tattoo in honor of Panetta on Whipple field, Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Aug. 8. McHugh and Odierno hosted the tribute to the 23rd Secretary of Defense for his outstanding support of the Army and for his four decades of public service, which began as an Army intelligence officer. McHugh lauded Panetta for his leadership, saying, "It's what our department needs, it's what our Army needs, and it's what our nation needs." (U.S. Army photo by John G. Martinez)
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