TITLE

Army stands up Warrior Transition Command

AUTHOR(S)
Leipold, J. D.
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Soldiers;Jul2009, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports the activation of a new command for the U.S. Army's 36 Warrior Transition Units as well as the 9 Community-Based Warrior Transition Units. Such new command was activated on May 11, 2009 to bring guidance and policy for the said transition units. It will basically supervise the care of the wounded, ill, and injured soldiers and provide centralized family support.
ACCESSION #
44334903

 

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