Westphal awards Purple Heart medals to Soldiers wounded in southern Afghanistan
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Bernardo Fuller
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. John Campbell thanks Soldiers for their selfless service in Afghanistan, May 31, 2013.Under Secretary of the Army Joseph Westphal and 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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