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By D. Myles CullenAugust 4, 2008

Soldiers with the Third Infantry Regiment "The Old Guard" get in formation before the start of the retirement ceremony for GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. Cody served in the Army for 36 years and was the 31st Vice Chief of Staff of the Army.
1 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers with the Third Infantry Regiment "The Old Guard" get in formation before the start of the retirement ceremony for GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. Cody served in the Army for 36 years and was the 31st Vice Chief of Staff of the Army. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers with the "The Old Guard" prepare for their participation in a retirement ceremony for GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008.
2 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers with the "The Old Guard" prepare for their participation in a retirement ceremony for GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Bayonets from Soldiers with "The Old Guard" rise in the air and reflect the early morning sun as the Soldiers form participate in the retirement ceremony for GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008.
3 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Bayonets from Soldiers with "The Old Guard" rise in the air and reflect the early morning sun as the Soldiers form participate in the retirement ceremony for GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy talks with GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, and his wife, Vicki Cody, before the GEN.'s retirement ceremony at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008.
4 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy talks with GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, and his wife, Vicki Cody, before the GEN.'s retirement ceremony at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. George W. Casey, Jr., and GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, greet each other at the beginning of Cody's retirement ceremony on Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008.
5 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. George W. Casey, Jr., and GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, greet each other at the beginning of Cody's retirement ceremony on Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers with the Third Infantry Regiment hold the flags of the Chief and Vice Chief of Staff of the Army's flags as part of the retirement ceremony for GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. Cody served in the Army for 36 years and was the 31st Vice Chief of Staff of the Army.
6 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers with the Third Infantry Regiment hold the flags of the Chief and Vice Chief of Staff of the Army's flags as part of the retirement ceremony for GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. Cody served in the Army for 36 years and was the 31st Vice Chief of Staff of the Army. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. Richard Cody, observes the Soldiers participating in his retirement ceremony at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008.
7 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. Richard Cody, observes the Soldiers participating in his retirement ceremony at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. Richard Cody, conducts a pass and review inspection as part of his retirement ceremony at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. Cody served in the Army for 36 years and was the 31st Vice Chief of Staff of the Army.
8 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. Richard Cody, conducts a pass and review inspection as part of his retirement ceremony at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. Cody served in the Army for 36 years and was the 31st Vice Chief of Staff of the Army. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. Richard Cody, and his wife, Vicki, pay respect to the American flag during the National Anthem at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008.
9 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. Richard Cody, and his wife, Vicki, pay respect to the American flag during the National Anthem at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers with the Third Infantry Regiment hold the medals that will be awarded to GEN. Richard Cody, and his wife, Vicki, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008.
10 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers with the Third Infantry Regiment hold the medals that will be awarded to GEN. Richard Cody, and his wife, Vicki, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. George W. Casey, Jr., awards a medal to Vicki Cody for her service to the U.S. Army during the retirement ceremony for her husband GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008.
11 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. George W. Casey, Jr., awards a medal to Vicki Cody for her service to the U.S. Army during the retirement ceremony for her husband GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. George W. Casey, Jr., addresses the audience during a retirement ceremony for GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008.
12 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. George W. Casey, Jr., addresses the audience during a retirement ceremony for GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. Richard Cody, makes remarks during his retirement ceremony at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. Cody served in the Army for 36 years and was the 31st Vice Chief of Staff of the Army.
13 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. Richard Cody, makes remarks during his retirement ceremony at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. Cody served in the Army for 36 years and was the 31st Vice Chief of Staff of the Army. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. Richard Cody, left, his two sons Clint and Tyler and the Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. George W. Casey, Jr., right, participate in Cody's retirement ceremony on Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. General Cody's sons are both Captains and Army aviators.
14 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. Richard Cody, left, his two sons Clint and Tyler and the Chief of Staff of the Army, GEN. George W. Casey, Jr., right, participate in Cody's retirement ceremony on Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. General Cody's sons are both Captains and Army aviators. (Photo Credit: D. myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
The grandson of GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, stands by his family during his grandfather's retirement ceremony at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008.
15 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The grandson of GEN. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, stands by his family during his grandfather's retirement ceremony at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, left, greets retired Army Gen. Richard Cody, second from left, and his family following Cody's retirement ceremony on Fort Myer, Va., Aug. 1, 2008. Cody, the Army's 31st vice chief of staff, retired after 36 years years of service.
16 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, left, greets retired Army Gen. Richard Cody, second from left, and his family following Cody's retirement ceremony on Fort Myer, Va., Aug. 1, 2008. Cody, the Army's 31st vice chief of staff, retired after 36 years years of service. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Retired Army GEN. Richard Cody and his wife, Vicki, are greeted by friends and family during a reception for Cody's retirement at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008.
17 / 17 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Retired Army GEN. Richard Cody and his wife, Vicki, are greeted by friends and family during a reception for Cody's retirement at Ft. Myer, VA., August 1, 2008. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL