Military Child of the Year Gala 2013

By Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade (Chief of Staff of the Army)April 13, 2013

U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno signs a football for James Nathaniel "Nate" Richards (10),  the 2012 Navy Military Child of the Year, during the Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year Gala 2013 in Arlington, Va. April 11, 2013. Nate says that signing the football will be a good luck charm for the Army Black Knights Football Team. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno signs a football for James Nathaniel "Nate" Richards (10), the 2012 Navy Military Child of the Year, during the Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year Gala 2013 in Arlington, Va. April 11, 2013. Nate says that signing the football will be a good luck charm for the Army Black Knights Football Team. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade (Chief of Staff of the Army)) VIEW ORIGINAL
U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno poses for a photo with the 2013 Army Military Child of the Year Nicole Marie Daly (17), and 2012 Navy Military Child of the Year James Nathaniel "Nate" Richards during the Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year Gala 2013 in Arlington, Va. April 11, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno poses for a photo with the 2013 Army Military Child of the Year Nicole Marie Daly (17), and 2012 Navy Military Child of the Year James Nathaniel "Nate" Richards during the Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year Gala 2013 in Arlington, Va. April 11, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade (Chief of Staff of the Army)) VIEW ORIGINAL
U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno gives remarks before presenting the 2013 Army Military Child of the Year award to Nicole Marie Daly (17), at the Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year Gala 2013 in Arlington, Va. April 11, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno gives remarks before presenting the 2013 Army Military Child of the Year award to Nicole Marie Daly (17), at the Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year Gala 2013 in Arlington, Va. April 11, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade (Chief of Staff of the Army)) VIEW ORIGINAL
U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno, right, and Jim Knotts,  CEO, Operation Homefront, presents the 2013 Army Military Child of the Year award to Nicole Marie Daly, 17,  during the Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year Gala 2013 in Arlington, Va. April 11, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released)
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno, right, and Jim Knotts, CEO, Operation Homefront, presents the 2013 Army Military Child of the Year award to Nicole Marie Daly, 17, during the Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year Gala 2013 in Arlington, Va. April 11, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/ Released) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade (Chief of Staff of the Army)) VIEW ORIGINAL