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[Brigadier General Phillips W. Smith, USAF, Director, Defense Production Division, OSR]

Photograph of Brigadier General Stoyte Ross USAF, Comdg. Gen Headquarters Staff Delivering the Documents to Dr. Wayne C. Grover Archivist of the United States

Photograph of Hon.. Theodore J. Green, Senator from Rhode Island Delivering the Documents and Charge to Brigadier General Stoyte Ross USAF for Safe Delivery to the National Archives

Photograph of Hon.. Theodore J. Green, Senator from Rhode Island, Delivering the Documents and Charge to Brigadier General Stoyte Ross USAF at the Library of Congress

U.S. Air Force Brig. GEN. Thornton E."BECK"Becklund, 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, climbs into the cockpit of a F-94 A/C Starfire aircraft at Hector Field, North Dakota. The"Happy Hooligan"pilots flew the F-94 A/C Starfire aircraft from 1954-to-1960. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

A spontaneous conference is held in a corridor at the Pentagon by, left to right, General Earle G. Wheeler, USA, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of STAFF; Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara, Deputy Secretary of Defense Cyrus R. Vance and Lieutenant General David A. Burchinal, USAF, Director of the Joint STAFF, Joint Chiefs of STAFF

Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara holds a spontaneous conference outside his office at the Pentagon. From left to right: General Earle G. Wheeler, USA, chairman, Joint Chiefs of STAFF (JCS); McNamara; Deputy Secretary of Defense Cyrus R. Vance; and Lieutenant General David A. Burchinal, USAF, director of the joint staff, JCS

U.S. Air Force LT. COL. Alexander P. Macdonald (Eventual North Dakota Adjutant General), assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing, North Dakota Air National Guard, sits the cockpit of an F-89 Scorpion aircraft at Hector International Field, North Dakota. To LT. COL. Macdonald's left on the wing are eventual unit Commander, LT. COL. Marsh Johnson and LT. COL. Duane"Pappy"Larson. The identity of the person on the ladder is unknown. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force MAJ. GEN. Alexander P. MacDonald, sits in the front seat of a North Dakota Air National Guard F-102 Delta Dagger aircraft on the flight line at Hector International Field, North Dakota. The identity of the person in the back seat is unknown. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force Officer assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a group photo after winning first place honors during the 1972 William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Florida. Pictured left-to-right: MAJ. Alan Eide; LT. COL. Wally Hegg; MAJ. GEN. Ale LaClair A. Melhouse, North Dakota Adjutant General; and a unidentified U.S. Air Force MAJ. GEN. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photo with winning trophies at the 1972"William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Fla. Left-to-right are MAJ. Alan Eide; LT. COL. Wally Hegg; MAJ. GEN. LaClair A. Melhouse, North Dakota Adjutant General; second from right not known; and COL. Alexander P. Macdonald. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

Secretary of Defense Melvin R. Laird meets with the Joint Chiefs of STAFF in his Pentagon office. Attending the meeting are, from left to right: GEN. Creighton W. Abrams, chief of staff, U.S. Army; Adm. Thomas H. Moorer, chairman; Secretary Laird; GEN. John D. Ryan, chief of staff, U.S. Air Force; Adm. Elmo R. Zumwalt Jr., chief of naval operations; and Gen. Robert E. Cushman Jr., commandant, U.S. Marine Corps

Secretary of Defense Melvin R. Laird meets with the Joint Chiefs of STAFF in his Pentagon office. Attending the meeting are, left to right: Adm. Thomas H. Moorer, chairman; GEN. Creighton W. Abrams, chief of staff, U.S. Army; Adm. Elmo R. Zumwalt JR., chief of naval operations; Gen. Robert E. Cushman Jr., commandant, U.S. Marine Corps; and Gen. John D. Ryan, chief of staff, U.S. Air Force

Secretary of Defense Melvin R. Laird, left, congratulates GEN. John D. Ryan, chief of staff, U.S. Air Force, after presenting him with the Distinguished Service Medal (Air Force) during a Pentagon ceremony. Ryan has served in his position since August 1, 1969

Secretary of Defense Melvin R. Laird, right, hosts the dedication of Arnold Corridor, honoring the late General of the Air Force H. H. (Hap) Arnold, the first general of the Air Force with a five-star rank. In the front row, from the left are: GEN. John D. Ryan, chief of staff, U.S. Air Force; Secretary of the Air Force Robert C. Seamans Jr., Mrs. Arnold, the general`s widow; and Secretary Laird

Former POW and U.S. Air Force MAJ Richard Eugene Bolstad (Captured 6 Nov 65) at the microphones talks to the people who came out to greet the returning former POWs on their nighttime arrival at Scott. GEN Paul Carlton, Commander, Military Airlift Command looks on. MAJ Bolstad was released by the North Vietnamese in Hanoi on 12 Feb 73

Former POW and U.S. Air Force MAJ Richard Eugene Bolstad (Captured 6 Nov 65) at the microphone salutes the people who came to greet his return. GEN Paul Carlton, Commander, Military Airlift Command stands to the left and the Honor Guard to the right. MAJ Bolstad and LCOL Doughty were released by the North Vietnamese in Hanoi on 12 Feb 73

Former POW and U.S. Air Force MAJ Richard Eugene Bolstad (Captured 6 Nov 65) is greeted on his arrival, via C-141 Starlifter, by GEN Paul Carlton, Commander, Military Airlift Command. LCOL Daniel James Doughty (Captured 2 Apr 67) at the microphones talks to the people who cames out to greet the returning former POWs on their nighttime arrival at Scott. MAJ Bolstad and LCOL Doughty were released by the North Vietnamese in Hanoi on 12 Feb 73

Former POW and U.S.Air Force COL Ronald E. Byrne Jr. (Captured 29 Aug 65) at microphones talks to press and public who were there to greet the returning POWs. On left GEN Robbins, HQ Military Airlift Command, listens. Flanking COL Byrne are unidentified former POW (left) and U.S. Air Force CPT Thomas Joseph Barrett (Captured 5 Oct 65). COL Byrne and CPT Barrett were released by the North Vietnamese in Hanoi on 12 Feb 73

Former POW and U.S.Air Force CPT Thomas Joseph Barrett (Captured 5 Oct 65). at microphones talks to press and public who were there to greet the returning POWs. On left GEN Robbins, HQ Military Airlift Command, listens. Flanking CPT Barrett are unidentified former POW (left) and U.S. Air Force COL Ronald E. Byrne Jr. (Captured 29 Aug 65). COL Byrne and CPT Barrett were released by the North Vietnamese in Hanoi on 12 Feb 73

Ex-POW and U.S. Air Force MAJ James R. Berger (Captured 2 Dec 66) shakes hands with 13th Air Force Commander, LGEN William G. Moore Jr., after arriving on bus, in background, and prior to his flight to the United States. COL John W. Ord, Commander, Clark Hospital is beside GEN Moore. MAJ Berger was released in Hanoi by North Vietnam on 18 Feb 73

Ex-POW and U.S. Air Force MAJ Jay R. Jensen (Captured 18 Feb 67) shakes hands with 13th Air Force Commander, LGEN William G. Moore Jr., after arriving on bus, in background, and prior to his flight to the United States. COL John W. Ord, Commander, Clark Hospital is beside GEN Moore. MAJ Jensen was released in Hanoi by North Vietnam on 18 Feb 73

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, stand on the flight line at Hector Field, North Dakota. From left to right, COL. Alexander P. Macdonald, Brig. GEN. Thornton E."BECK"Becklund, and Allan Eide (rank unknown at the time). MAJ. GEN. Alexander P. Macdonald eventually became the North Dakota Adjutant General. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

Photograph of Acting Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General David C. Jones (United States Air Force) Pointing to a Map of the Cambodian Coastal Region at a Late Night National Security Council Meeting on the Seizure of the American Merchant Ship SS Mayaguez by Cambodian Gunboats 

A left side view of U.S. Air Force GEN Daniel James, seated at a console in the Cheyenne Mountain command post

A right side view of U.S. Air Force GEN Daniel James, seated at a console in the Cheyenne Mountain command post

A statue is dedicated in honor of Brigadier General Robinson Risner (USAF, Ret.) during a ceremony at the US Air Force Academy. Risner was shot down over North Vietnam in 1965 and served as vice commander of the 4th Allied Prisoner of War Wing until he was repatriated in 1973

Air Marshall Panieng Karntarat of Thailand talks with GEN Lew Allen, U.S. Air Force chief of staff, after his arrival in the United States for a visit

U.S. Air Force Brig. GEN. (Retired) Thornton E. Becklund, formerly assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, on the ladder of a F-4D Phantom II aircraft. The Happy Hooligans flew the F-4D Phantom II aircraft for 1977 to 1990. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

Korean air force GEN Eung Yul Yoon, right, talks with GEN Robert Mathis, U.S. Air Force vice chief of staff, before his departure from the United States after his visit

LGEN Leonardo T. Collaces, Brazil air force chief of staff, next to GEN Lew Allen, U.S. Air Force chief of staff, pays honor to the U.S. flag upon his arrival in the United States for a visit

Air Marshall Panieng Karntarat of Thailand talks with GEN Lew Allen, U.S. Air Force chief of staff, after his arrival in the United States for a visit

Air Marshall Panieng Karntarat of Thailand is escorted from his plane by GEN Lew Allen, center, U.S. Air Force chief of staff, after his arrival in the United States for a visit

LGEN Leonardo T. Collaces, Brazil air force chief of staff, center, standing by GEN Lew Allen, U.S. Air Force chief of staff, salutes a U.S. flag upon his arrival to the United States for a visit

GEN John W. Pauly, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe, makes a last visit to Tempelhof Central Airport. COL Vernon L. Frye escorts the general

GEN Lew Allen Jr., chief of staff, U.S. Air Force, visits Tempelhof Central Airport. CPT Ronald Cartee, CATCO, briefs the general on console operations in the Berlin Air Route Traffic Control Center. The center is assigned to the 1956th Communications Squadron

GEN Lew Allen Jr., chief of staff, U.S. Air Force, visits Tempelhof Central Airport. COL Lewis M. Chapman, commander, 6912th Electronic Security Group (ESG), and COL Vernon L. Frye, commander, 7350th Air Base Group, escort the general in the Mariefelde Site. The site belongs to the 6912th ESG

USAF Thunderbird pilots meet with General David C. Jones, USAF, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF, at the Pentagon

A U.S. Air Force pilot briefs Italian air force GEN Basilio Cottone, commander, 5th Allied Tactical Air Force, NATO, on an aircraft instrument panel

A U.S. Air Force pilot briefs Italian air force GEN Basilio Cottone, commander, 5th Allied Tactical Air Force, NATO, on an aircraft cockpit

GEN Charles A. Gabriel, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe, talks with a security policeman as the general's escorts, COL Campbell and COL Benedict E. Glyphis look on

Lieutenant General Edward Bronars, left, presents the Meritorious Unit Commendation Award to Colonel Clarence Whiteside, Commander USAF Hospital, Yokota. The hospital is being presented the award for the support given from 19-22 November, 1979, to the Marines burned in a fuel fire at Camp Fuji and subsequently airlifted to Brooks Army Burn Center in Texas

Deputy CHIEF of Public Affairs, 474th Air Base Wing, First Lieutenant Charles Merlo reads the Meritorious Unit Commendation Award citation. Behind him from left to right are: Colonel (COL)Duane Oberg, Major General (MGEN)Marc Moore, Lieutenant General (LGEN) William Ginn, LGEN Edward Bronars and COL Clarence Whiteside. The award was presented to the USAF Hospital. Yokota Air Base, Japan for the support by hospital personnel from 19-22 November 1979, given to the Marines burned in a fuel fire at Camp Fuji and subsequently airlifted to Brooks Army Burn Center, Texas

Lieutenant General Edward Bronars informally speaks to the assembled USAF Hospital, Yokota personnel. The hospital was presented the Meritorious Unit Commendation Award for the support given to the Marines burned in a fuel fire at Camp Fuji and subsequently airlifted to Brooks Army Burn Center in Texas

Lieutenant General Edward Bronars addresses the USAF Hospital, Yokota Air Base, staff. The hospital has been awarded the Meritorious Unit Commendation Award for the support given from 19-22 November, 1979, to the Marines burned in a fuel fire at Camp Fuji and subsequently airlifted to Brooks Army Burn Center in Texas

On his first visit to the base, GEN Charles A. Gabriel, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe, watches a demonstration of chemical warfare decontamination methods as a German airman explains the technique to the general

US Air Force (USAF) Lieutenant General (LGEN) James D. Hughes, Commander in CHIEF (CINC), Pacific Air Forces (PACAF), awards a medal to USAF Major General (MGEN) Hoyt S. Vandenberg, Jr., Vice CINC, PACAF, during MGEN Vandenberg's retirement ceremony

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF and the heads of the five military services stand with guests as they wait for President Ronald W. Reagan to come to the podium on Inauguration Day. The military leaders are, front to rear, GEN David Jones, U.S. Air Force, chairman of the Joint Chiefs; ADM Thomas B. Hayward, chief of naval operations; GEN Edward C. Meyer, U.S. Army chief of staff; GEN Lew Allen Jr., U.S. Air Force chief of staff; GEN Robert H. Barrow, commandant, U.S. Marine Corps; and ADM John B. Hayes, commandant, U.S. Coast Guard

GEN Robert H. Barrow, commandant of the Marine Corps, talks with other members of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of STAFF at the U.S. Capitol on Inauguration Day. The members of the joint chiefs are GEN David Jones, U.S. Air Force, chairman; ADM Thomas B. Hayward, chief of naval operations; and ADM John B. Hayes, commandant of the Coast Guard

GEN Charles A. Gabriel, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe, speaks to enlisted personnel assigned to Tempelhof Central Airport at the noncommissioned officers' club

A major and a sergeant explain the operation of an en route radar indicator to GEN Charles A. Gabriel, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe; COL Frye, base commander, Tempelhof Central Airport; and COL Musmanno, commander, 1946th Communications Squadron

GEN Charles A. Gabriel, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe, cuts the ribbon at a ceremony at Tempelhof Central Airport dedicating a Hall of Fame for local national employees who have been employed by the military in Berlin for 35 years

GEN Charles A. Gabriel, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe, visits the commander of the guard at the air base

In a restaurant, Signor Oresini, one of the foremost chefs in Italian cuisine, gives a menu to GEN Charles A. Gabriel, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe

LTC Isaksen, left, commander, Flesland Air Station, escorts GEN Charles A. Gabriel, center, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force, Europe, and COL Jerauld Gentry, commander 388th Tactical Fighter Wing, on a tour of the facility

GEN Robert E. Huyser talks with other U.S. Air Force officers at Drop Zone B-70 during Dragon Team, the largest non-Joint Chiefs of STAFF airdrop training exercise in history

U.S. Air Force GEN. David C. Jones (front left), Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF and ceremony host, U.S. Army COL. Don Phillips (front center), Commander, 3rd Infantry Division, and Republic of Tunisia Army MAJ. GEN. Abdel Hamid Ben Mohamed Escheikh (front right), CHIEF of STAFF, Tunisian Army, review the troops during the Armed Forces Full Honors Arrival Ceremony for MAJ. GEN. Escheikh, conducted outside the Pentagon on April 20, 1981. OSD Package No. A07D-00372 (DOD PHOTO by Robert D. Ward) (Released)

GEN. Charles A Gabriel picks up a flight helmet from SENIOR AIRMAN Richard Brown for flying an RF-4C Phantom II aircraft to shoot the film "Side Looking Airborne Radar". Gabriel is the commander in chief, United States Air Force in Europe, and SENIOR AIRMAN Brown, a life support technician, 38th Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron, 26th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing

U.S. Air Force GEN. David C. Jones (left), Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF and ceremony host, shakes hands with Republic of Tunisia Army MAJ. GEN. Abdel Hamid Ben Mohamed Escheikh (second from left), CHIEF of STAFF, Tunisian Army, after awarding him the Legion of Merit, during the Armed Forces Full Honors Arrival Ceremony conducted in his honor outside the Pentagon on April 20, 1981. OSD Package No. A07D-00372 (DOD PHOTO by Robert D. Ward) (Released)

GEN Eugene F. Tighe Jr., USAF, speaks to the audience during the National Mobility Conference at the State Department

GEN William Y. Smith, USAF(uncovered)

GEN James P. Mullins, USAF (uncovered)

GEN Baas, chief of staff, Royal Netherlands Air Force, is welcomed upon his arrival by GEN Lew Allen, U.S. Air Force chief of staff

Artwork: "GEN Lew Allen, Jr. - CHIEF of STAFF, United States Air Force 1978 - 1982" Artist: John Bonner

GEN James R. Allen, USAF

U.S. military honor guard units accord Republic of Korea Army GEN. Yoon Sung Min, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of STAFF, Korean Armed Forces, full military honors at a Full Honors Arrival Ceremony, hosted by U.S. Air Force GEN. David C. Jones, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF, outside the Pentagon on May 18, 1982. OSD Package No. A07D-00362 (DOD PHOTO by Helene C. Stikkel) (Released)

Republic of Korea Army GEN. Yoon Sung Min (left, wearing the Legion of Merit, Degree of Commander), Chairman, Joint Chiefs of STAFF, Korean Armed Forces, and U.S. Air Force GEN. David C. Jones (second from left), Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF and ceremony host, stand at attention as they review the troops during the Full Honors Arrival Ceremony for GEN. Yoon Sung Min, conducted outside the Pentagon on May 18, 1982. OSD Package No. A07D-00362 (DOD PHOTO by Helene C. Stikkel) (Released)

U.S. Air Force GEN. David C. Jones (front left), Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF and ceremony host, U.S. Army COL. Don Phillips (front center), Commander, 3rd Infantry Division, and Republic of Korea Army GEN. Yoon Sung Min (center right), Chairman, Joint Chiefs of STAFF, Korean Armed Forces, review the troops during the Full Honors Arrival Ceremony for GEN. Yoon Sung Min, conducted outside the Pentagon on May 18, 1982. OSD Package No. A07D-00362 (DOD PHOTO by Helene C. Stikkel) (Released)

U.S. Air Force GEN. David C. Jones (left), Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF and ceremony host, awards Republic of Korea Army GEN. Yoon Sung Min (second from left), Chairman, Joint Chiefs of STAFF, Korean Armed Forces, the Legion of Merit, Degree of Commander, during the Full Honors Arrival Ceremony for GEN. Yoon Sung Min, conducted outside the Pentagon on May 18, 1982. OSD Package No. A07D-00362 (DOD PHOTO by Helene C. Stikkel) (Released)

Republic of Korea Army GEN. Yoon Sung Min (left), Chairman, Joint Chiefs of STAFF, Korean Armed Forces, salutes during a Full Honors Arrival Ceremony, conducted in his honor and hosted by U.S. Air Force GEN. David C. Jones, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF, outside the Pentagon on May 18, 1982. OSD Package No. A07D-00362 (DOD PHOTO by Helene C. Stikkel) (Released)

U.S. Air Force GEN. David C. Jones (second from right), Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF and ceremony host, escorts Republic of Korea Army GEN. Yoon Sung Min (second from left, wearing the Legion of Merit, Degree of Commander), Chairman, Joint Chiefs of STAFF, Korean Armed Forces, as they walk up steps leading into the Pentagon after a Full Honors Arrival Ceremony for GEN. Yoon Sung Min, conducted outside the Pentagon on May 18, 1982. OSD Package No. A07D-00362 (DOD PHOTO by Helene C. Stikkel) (Released)

GEN Lew Allen, chief of staff, U.S. Air Force, holds a press conference to announce the formation of the Space Command

Deputy Secretary of Defense Frank C. Carlucci hosts a luncheon for Admiral Bobby R. Inman, Deputy Director of Central Intelligence. Also attending were: Secretary of Defense Caspar W. Weinberger, Admiral Thomas R. Hayward, CHIEF of Naval Operations, Admiral Kinnaird R. McKee, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Naval Reactors and General Jerome F. O'Mally, USAF, Vice CHIEF of STAFF

Secretary of Defense Casper W. Weinberger presents Admiral Bobby R. Inman, Deputy Director of Central Intelligence, with the Distinguished Service Medal and hosts retirement reception for the Admiral. Attendees include: Mrs. Inman and their two sons, Secretary of Army, John O. Marsh Jr.; General John W. Vessey Jr., USA, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of STAFF; Admiral Thomas B. Hayward, USN, CHIEF of Naval Operations; General Robert II. Barrow, USMC, Commandant of the Marine Corps, General Lew Allen Jr., USAF, CHIEF of STAFF; General Jerome F. O'Malley, USAF, Vice CHIEF of STAFF and General David C. Jones, USAF, retired

Secretary of Defense Caspar W. Weinberger hosts the 27th Annual (for 1981) Presentation of the Department of Defense Distinguished Civilian Service Awards. Secretary Weinberger presents medals to recipients and each recipient is presented a plaque by their sponsor. Ms. Marie B. Acton and Dr. John D. Weisz, John O. Marsh Jr., Secretary of the Army, sponsor; Mr. John R. Kenny, Verne Orr, Secretary of the Air Force, Sponsor; Mr. Donald B. Shycoff, Jack Borsting, Assistant Secretary of Defense (Comptroller), sponsor; Mr. Charles P. Ducey, Rear Admiral Edward A. Burkhalter Jr., Deputy or Intelligence Agency, sponsor; and Mr. Joseph Amato, Lieutenant General Lincoln D. Faurer, USAF,...

GEN Charles A. Gabriel, USAF (uncovered)

Secretary of Defense hosts award ceremony for four Astronauts. Three military, Colonel Gordon C. Fullerton, USAF, a Marine Corps Colonel and a Navy Captain receive the Defense Superior Service Medal and the civilian also receives a medal (?). Other attendees include: Deputy Secretary of Defense, Frank C. Carlucci; Secretary of the Air Force, Verne Orr; General Charles A. Gabriel, USAF, CHIEF of STAFF and General Robert II. Barrow, Commandant of the Marine Corps. Colonel Fullerton was on the Space Shuttle, STS-03, crew

Secretary of Defense hosts award ceremony for four Astronauts. Three military, Colonel Gordon C. Fullerton, USAF, a Marine Corps Colonel and a Navy Captain receive the Defense Superior Service Medal and the civilian also receives a medal (?). Other attendees include: Deputy Secretary of Defense, Frank C. Carlucci; Secretary of the Air Force, Verne Orr; General Charles A. Gabriel, USAF, CHIEF of STAFF and General Robert II. Barrow, Commandant of the Marine Corps. Colonel Fullerton was on the Space Shuttle, STS-03, crew

Secretary of Defense hosts award ceremony for four Astronauts. Three military, Colonel Gordon C. Fullerton, USAF, a Marine Corps Colonel and a Navy Captain receive the Defense Superior Service Medal and the civilian also receives a medal (?). Other attendees include: Deputy Secretary of Defense, Frank C. Carlucci; Secretary of the Air Force, Verne Orr; General Charles A. Gabriel, USAF, CHIEF of STAFF and General Robert II. Barrow, Commandant of the Marine Corps. Colonel Fullerton was on the Space Shuttle, STS-03, crew

ADM James D. Watkins, Vice President George Bush, Secretary of Defense Caspar W. Weinberger and GEN Charles A. Gabriel listen as the national anthem begins a ceremony at the Pentagon. ADM Watkins will be sworn in as the chief of naval operations and GEN Charles A. Gabriel will be sworn in as U.S. Air Force chief of staff

Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger and GEN Charles A. Gabriel listen as the national anthem begins a ceremony at the Pentagon. During the ceremony ADM James D. Watkins will be sworn in as the chief of naval operations and GEN Charles A. Gabriel will be sworn in as the U.S. Air Force chief of staff

GEN Charles A. Gabriel and ADM James D. Watkins are escorted by a member of the 3rd Infantry (The Old Guard) after their swearing in ceremony at the Pentagon. GEN Charles A. Gabriel was sworn in as U.S. Air Force chief of staff and ADM Watkins the chief of naval operations

GEN Charles A. Gabriel and ADM James D. Watkins are escorted by a member of the 3rd Infantry (The Old Guard) after their swearing in ceremony at the Pentagon. GEN Charles A. Gabriel was sworn in as U.S. Air Force chief of staff and ADM Watkins the chief of naval operations

Vice President George Bush speaks to an audience during a ceremony at the Pentagon. Secretary of Defense Caspar W. Weinberger and GEN Charles A. Gabriel are to the right of the vice president. GEN Gabriel will be sworn in a U.S. Air Force chief of staff and ADM James D. Watkins, not shown, will be sworn in as the chief of naval operations

ADM James D. Watkins is sworn in as the chief of naval operations by Secretary of Defense Caspar W. Weinberger, as Mrs. Watkins looks on. Vice President George Bush is in the background. GEN Charles A. Gabriel, not shown, will be sworn in as U.S. Air Force chief of staff during the ceremony at the Pentagon

The Air Force Honor Guard marches in a joint-service guard parade during a ceremony at the Pentagon. During the ceremony ADM James D. Watkins will be sworn in as the chief of naval operations and GEN Charles A. Gabriel will be sworn in as the U.S. Air Force chief of staff

GEN Charles A. Gabriel is sworn in as the U.S. Air Force chief of staff by Secretary of Defense Caspar W. Weinberger, as Mrs. Gabriel looks on during the ceremony at the Pentagon. ADM James D. Watkins, not shown, was sworn in as the chief of naval operations

The Coast Guard Ceremonial Honor marches in a joint-service guard parade during a ceremony at the Pentagon. During the ceremony ADM James D. Watkins will be sworn in as the chief of naval operations and GEN Charles A. Gabriel will be sworn in as the U.S. Air Force chief of staff

The Navy Ceremonial Guard marches in a joint-service guard parade during a ceremony at the Pentagon. During the ceremony ADM James D. Watkins will be sworn in as the chief of naval operations and GEN Charles A. Gabriel will be sworn in as the U.S. Air Force chief of staff

ADM James D. Watkins and Vice President George Bush listen as the national anthem begins a ceremony at the Pentagon. During the ceremony ADM James D. Watkins will be sworn in as the chief of naval operations and GEN Charles A. Gabriel, not shown, will be sworn in as the U.S. Air Force chief of staff

Secretary of Defense Weinberger hosts a dinner in honor of Secretary of State, George P. Shultz, attended by Cabinet members, Congressmen and the Joint Chiefs of STAFF. Attendees included; Deputy Secretary of Defense, Frank C. Calucci; Secretaries of the Army and Air Force, John O. Marsh Jr. and Verne Orr; General John W. Vessey Jr., USA, Chairman Joint Chiefs of STAFF; General Robert II. Barrow, USMC, Commandant of the Marine Corps; General Edward C. Meyer, USA, CHIEF of STAFF and General Jerome F. O'Malley, USAF, Vice CHIEF of STAFF. Military personnel are wearing civilian attire

Air Marshal Evans of the United Kingdom (center), meets with GEN Charles A. Gabriel, USAF chief of staff (left), and BGEN Albert C. Guidotti, commander of the 76th Airlift Division

GEN Jerome F. O'Malley, USAF (uncovered)

Brigadier General Bradley C. Hosmer, USAF (uncovered)

During his visit to Korea, GEN Charles A. Gabriel, U.S. Air Force chief of staff, talks with Korean Air Force Commanding General, Kim Sang Tae

Brigadier General Thomas C. Yarington Jr., USAF (uncovered)

Artwork: "General Ryan" Artist: John Milford U.S. Air Force Art Collection

Brigadier General Ralph A. Skowron, USAF (uncovered)

Brig. Gen Robert A. Wheasler, USAF (uncovered)

Brigadier General Diann A. Hale, USAF (uncovered)