Eisenhower honored on Army Birthday

By Mollie Miller, 1st Inf. Div. Public AffairsJune 14, 2011

Maj. Gen. John E. Davoren, commander of the 35th Infantry Division, and Command Sgt. Maj. Wylie Hutchison, the senior noncommissioned officer for the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, honored former President Dwight Eisenhower June 14 during a wreath laying ceremony at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene. The ceremony, conducted on the Army’s 236th birthday, honored Eisenhower for the three years he served as the Army Chief of Staff, from 1945 " 1948. The Department of Defense mandates that all deceased former Army Chiefs of Staff be honored on the Army’s birthday with a wreath laying ceremony.
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Maj. Gen. John E. Davoren, commander of the 35th Infantry Division, and Command Sgt. Maj. Wylie Hutchison, the senior noncommissioned officer for the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, honored former President Dwight Eisenhower June 14 during a wreath laying ceremony at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene. The ceremony, conducted on the Army’s 236th birthday, honored Eisenhower for the three years he served as the Army Chief of Staff, from 1945 " 1948. The Department of Defense mandates that all deceased former Army Chiefs of Staff be honored on the Army’s birthday with a wreath laying ceremony. (Photo Credit: Mollie Miller, 1st Inf. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Maj. Gen. John E. Davoren, commander of the 35th Infantry Division, and Command Sgt. Maj. Wylie Hutchison, the senior noncommissioned officer for the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, honored former President Dwight Eisenhower June 14 during a wreath laying ceremony at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene. The ceremony, conducted on the Army’s 236th birthday, honored Eisenhower for the three years he served as the Army Chief of Staff, from 1945 – 1948. The Department of Defense mandates that all deceased former Army Chiefs of Staff be honored on the Army’s birthday with a wreath laying ceremony.
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Maj. Gen. John E. Davoren, commander of the 35th Infantry Division, and Command Sgt. Maj. Wylie Hutchison, the senior noncommissioned officer for the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, honored former President Dwight Eisenhower June 14 during a wreath laying ceremony at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene. The ceremony, conducted on the Army’s 236th birthday, honored Eisenhower for the three years he served as the Army Chief of Staff, from 1945 – 1948. The Department of Defense mandates that all deceased former Army Chiefs of Staff be honored on the Army’s birthday with a wreath laying ceremony. (Photo Credit: Mollie Miller, 1st Inf. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Maj. Gen. John E. Davoren, commander of the 35th Infantry Division, and Command Sgt. Maj. Wylie Hutchison, the senior noncommissioned officer for the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, honored former President Dwight Eisenhower June 14 during a wreath laying ceremony at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene. The ceremony, conducted on the Army’s 236th birthday, honored Eisenhower for the three years he served as the Army Chief of Staff, from 1945 – 1948. The Department of Defense mandates that all deceased former Army Chiefs of Staff be honored on the Army’s birthday with a wreath laying ceremony.
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Maj. Gen. John E. Davoren, commander of the 35th Infantry Division, and Command Sgt. Maj. Wylie Hutchison, the senior noncommissioned officer for the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, honored former President Dwight Eisenhower June 14 during a wreath laying ceremony at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene. The ceremony, conducted on the Army’s 236th birthday, honored Eisenhower for the three years he served as the Army Chief of Staff, from 1945 – 1948. The Department of Defense mandates that all deceased former Army Chiefs of Staff be honored on the Army’s birthday with a wreath laying ceremony. (Photo Credit: Mollie Miller, 1st Inf. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Maj. Gen. John E. Davoren, commander of the 35th Infantry Division, and Command Sgt. Maj. Wylie Hutchison, the senior noncommissioned officer for the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, honored former President Dwight Eisenhower June 14 during a wreath laying ceremony at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene. The ceremony, conducted on the Army’s 236th birthday, honored Eisenhower for the three years he served as the Army Chief of Staff, from 1945 – 1948. The Department of Defense mandates that all deceased former Army Chiefs of Staff be honored on the Army’s birthday with a wreath laying ceremony.
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Maj. Gen. John E. Davoren, commander of the 35th Infantry Division, and Command Sgt. Maj. Wylie Hutchison, the senior noncommissioned officer for the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, honored former President Dwight Eisenhower June 14 during a wreath laying ceremony at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene. The ceremony, conducted on the Army’s 236th birthday, honored Eisenhower for the three years he served as the Army Chief of Staff, from 1945 – 1948. The Department of Defense mandates that all deceased former Army Chiefs of Staff be honored on the Army’s birthday with a wreath laying ceremony. (Photo Credit: Mollie Miller, 1st Inf. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL