SECDEF visits Fort Carson

By U.S. ArmyMay 20, 2010

FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, and Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Perkins, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit.
1 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, and Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Perkins, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit. (Photo Credit: Rick Emert, Fort Carson Mountaineer) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, and Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Perkins, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit.
2 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, and Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Perkins, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit. (Photo Credit: Rick Emert, Fort Carson Mountaineer) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit.
3 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit. (Photo Credit: Rick Emert, Fort Carson Mountaineer) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit.
4 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit. (Photo Credit: Rick Emert, Fort Carson Mountaineer) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, and Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Perkins, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit.
5 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, and Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Perkins, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit. (Photo Credit: Rick Emert, Fort Carson Mountaineer) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, and Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Perkins, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit.
6 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, and Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Perkins, Keenan, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit. (Photo Credit: Rick Emert, Fort Carson Mountaineer) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Perkins, Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit.
7 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT CARSON, Colo.---Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks with Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general, 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson May 18 at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center. Gates visited Fort Carson for information sessions with Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers and their spouses and with the WTB cadre and health care providers. Gates also was briefed by Perkins, Col. Jimmie O. Keenan, commander, Evans Army Community Hospital, and Lt. Col. Andrew L. Grantham, commander, Warrior Transition Battalion. Gates also toured the new SFAC facility during the visit. (Photo Credit: Rick Emert, Fort Carson Mountaineer) VIEW ORIGINAL