TITLE

Army Commissions a New Generation of Officers

AUTHOR(S)
Harding, Steve
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Soldiers;Aug2007, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the message of U.S. Armed Forces Chief of Staff General George W. Casey to newly commissioned Army officers during the commissioning ceremonies for Reserve Officer's Training Corps (ROTC) cadets at Lehigh University and Georgetown University held at the Military Academy in New York. He encourages the cadets to remember that they are entering an organization that is at war. He mentions that their goal is to produce young officers who can easily adapt to rapidly changing situations.
ACCESSION #
26265333

 

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