Army under secretary and vice chief: Support for deployed Troops is the Army's #1 priority
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Bernardo Fuller
Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal receives a brief at a base in southern Afghanistan that is being prepared for transition to the Afghan army, May 30, 2013. Westphal and Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. John F. Campbell traveled from the Pentagon to observe firsthand the status of ongoing retrograde operations in Afghanistan, gain insight into the readiness of the Afghan National Security Forces, and discuss current issues that impact the health of the force with leaders, Soldiers and the civilian workforce. The pair will take the lessons they learned from each visit with them back to Washington to share with Army senior leaders, better prioritize resources and support mission requirements.
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