Third Army celebrates start of Hispanic American Heritage Month

By U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Rauel Tirado, Third Army/ARCENT Public AffairsSeptember 16, 2011

CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait - (From left to right) Lt. Col. John Rogers, garrison commander, Area Support Group-Kuwait, Col. Eluyn Gines, Third Army/ARCENT, director of personnel, Liz Conceicao, store manager, Army and Air Force Exchange Service, and Sgt. Maj. Melvin Johnson, garrison sergeant major, ASG-K, participate in a cake cutting ceremony inside the Post Exchange here to mark the beginning of Hispanic American Heritage Month Sept. 15 - Oct. 15. Third Army will hold several events throughout the month to commemorate the Hispanic culture and its servicemembers who serve the military.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait - (From left to right) Lt. Col. John Rogers, garrison commander, Area Support Group-Kuwait, Col. Eluyn Gines, Third Army/ARCENT, director of personnel, Liz Conceicao, store manager, Army and Air Force Exchange Service, and Sgt. Maj. Melvin Johnson, garrison sergeant major, ASG-K, participate in a cake cutting ceremony inside the Post Exchange here to mark the beginning of Hispanic American Heritage Month Sept. 15 - Oct. 15. Third Army will hold several events throughout the month to commemorate the Hispanic culture and its servicemembers who serve the military. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Rauel Tirado, Third ArmyARCENT Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait - Col. Eluyn Gines, Third Army/ARCENT, director of personnel and a native of Bayamon, Puerto Rico, was one of the guest speakers for the cake cutting ceremony here at the Post Exchange to mark the beginning of Hispanic American Heritage Month Sept. 15 - Oct. 15. Third Army will hold several events throughout the month to commemorate the Hispanic culture and its servicemembers who serve the military.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait - Col. Eluyn Gines, Third Army/ARCENT, director of personnel and a native of Bayamon, Puerto Rico, was one of the guest speakers for the cake cutting ceremony here at the Post Exchange to mark the beginning of Hispanic American Heritage Month Sept. 15 - Oct. 15. Third Army will hold several events throughout the month to commemorate the Hispanic culture and its servicemembers who serve the military. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Rauel Tirado, Third ArmyARCENT Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait " Master Sgt. Carolyne Wilding, equal opportunity advisor, 160th Signal Brigade, and native of Lewiston, Idaho, was one of the guest speakers for the cake cutting ceremony here at the Post Exchange to mark the beginning of Hispanic American Heritage Month Sept. 15 - Oct. 15. Third Army will hold several events throughout the month to commemorate the Hispanic culture and its servicemembers who serve the military.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait " Master Sgt. Carolyne Wilding, equal opportunity advisor, 160th Signal Brigade, and native of Lewiston, Idaho, was one of the guest speakers for the cake cutting ceremony here at the Post Exchange to mark the beginning of Hispanic American Heritage Month Sept. 15 - Oct. 15. Third Army will hold several events throughout the month to commemorate the Hispanic culture and its servicemembers who serve the military. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Rauel Tirado, Third ArmyARCENT Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL

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