Army bids farewell to retiring Brig. Gen. Jack Nicholson

By Sgt. Nancy DeweeseOctober 30, 2009

Master Sgt. Russell Smith, drum major with The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, salutes Brig. Gen. Jack Nicholson (Ret.) as the Fife and Drum Corps marches past the reviewing party in their traditional troop step.
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Master Sgt. Russell Smith, drum major with The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, salutes Brig. Gen. Jack Nicholson (Ret.) as the Fife and Drum Corps marches past the reviewing party in their traditional troop step. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Nancy Deweese) VIEW ORIGINAL
Lt. Gen. John Cushman (Ret.) pins the Silver Star for Gallantry on Brig. Gen. Jack Nicholson in Conmy Hall at Joint Base Myer Henderson Hall, Va.  Nicholson received the award for his actions during an intense 8-hour fire fight in Vietnam on December 27, 1963.
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Lt. Gen. John Cushman (Ret.) pins the Silver Star for Gallantry on Brig. Gen. Jack Nicholson in Conmy Hall at Joint Base Myer Henderson Hall, Va. Nicholson received the award for his actions during an intense 8-hour fire fight in Vietnam on December 27, 1963. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Nancy Deweese) VIEW ORIGINAL
Brig. Gen. Jack Nicholson salutes during the National Anthem at a ceremony held in his honor at Conmy Hall, Joint Base Myer Henderson Hall, Va.  Soldiers from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) marched in a  full honor ceremony to commemorate Nicholson's actions during the Vietnam War.
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Brig. Gen. Jack Nicholson salutes during the National Anthem at a ceremony held in his honor at Conmy Hall, Joint Base Myer Henderson Hall, Va. Soldiers from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) marched in a full honor ceremony to commemorate Nicholson's actions during the Vietnam War. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Nancy Deweese) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers from Company H, 1st Battalion, 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) march at the review held in honor of Brig. Gen. Jack Nicholson October 28.  The review was held to remember Nicholson's courageous actions during a firefight in
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers from Company H, 1st Battalion, 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) march at the review held in honor of Brig. Gen. Jack Nicholson October 28. The review was held to remember Nicholson's courageous actions during a firefight in (Photo Credit: Sgt. Nancy Deweese) VIEW ORIGINAL