December 2013 AUSA NEWS 

12/1/2013 12:00 AM 

12/1/2013

Robert M. Gates receives AUSA’s George Catlett Marshall Medal

After describing the many sacrifices soldiers have made in the last 12 years and declaring: "Protecting this country is a sacred duty," former Defense Secretary Robert Gates’ voice broke as he said, "George Marshall would have been proud" of what they accomplished.

12/1/2013

Odierno: We will remain ‘the greatest Army in the world’

The Army chief of staff, Gen. Raymond Odierno offered his "guarantee" that despite the unprecedented budget uncertainty and the continuing specter of sequestration, his service "will remain the greatest Army in the world."

12/1/2013

McHugh warns painful, harsh reductions will continue for Army

Army Secretary John McHugh described in harsh detail the impact deep funding cuts from sequestration had on the Army in this first year alone and warned that the painful reductions will continue.

12/1/2013

Via tells ROTC cadets: Be professional, ‘integrity is absolute’

The commander of the Army Materiel Command addressed future Army officers during the 2013 ROTC Luncheon at the AUSA Annual Meeting and Exposition.

12/1/2013

Association of the U.S. Army names three new senior fellows

The Association of the United States Army (AUSA) announced Nov. 7 that Gen. Carter Ham, USA, Ret.; Lt. Gen. Daniel P. Bolger, USA, Ret.; and Maj. Gen. Raymond W. Carpenter, USA, Ret., have joined the Association as AUSA Institute of Land Warfare senior fellows.