Fort Richardson, Alaska

By D. Myles CullenDecember 16, 2009

Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. talks with families and Soldiers of U.S. Army Alaska, during a town hall at Fort Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 14, 2009. Casey addressed current events within the Army and then opened the discussion for questions from the audience of approximately 200.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. talks with families and Soldiers of U.S. Army Alaska, during a town hall at Fort Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 14, 2009. Casey addressed current events within the Army and then opened the discussion for questions from the audience of approximately 200. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. answers a question from an Army wife during a town hall at Fort Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 14, 2009. Casey addressed current events within the Army and then opened the discussion for questions from the audience of approximately 200.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. answers a question from an Army wife during a town hall at Fort Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 14, 2009. Casey addressed current events within the Army and then opened the discussion for questions from the audience of approximately 200. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
The Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. gives an Army wife, whose husband is deployed in Afghanistan, the microphone so the audience can hear her question about increasing dwell time during a town hall meeting in Fort Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 14, 2009. Casey said increasing Soldiers' dwell time remains a top-priority and cites the fact that the Army has increased by 70,000 since 2003 as a contributing factor which has helped.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. gives an Army wife, whose husband is deployed in Afghanistan, the microphone so the audience can hear her question about increasing dwell time during a town hall meeting in Fort Richardson, Alaska, Dec. 14, 2009. Casey said increasing Soldiers' dwell time remains a top-priority and cites the fact that the Army has increased by 70,000 since 2003 as a contributing factor which has helped. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. at Fort Richardson, Alaska, poses for a picture with an Army wife, whose husband is deployed in Afghanistan, on Dec. 14, 2009. Casey is in Alaska as part of his around the world troop visit.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. at Fort Richardson, Alaska, poses for a picture with an Army wife, whose husband is deployed in Afghanistan, on Dec. 14, 2009. Casey is in Alaska as part of his around the world troop visit. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. boards a plane at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska,  to travel to Japan on Dec. 15, 2009, where he'll visit Soldiers that are overseas during the holiday season.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. boards a plane at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, to travel to Japan on Dec. 15, 2009, where he'll visit Soldiers that are overseas during the holiday season. (Photo Credit: D. Myles Cullen) VIEW ORIGINAL