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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 155-95
May 17, 1995

No. 155-P:05/17/95:The U.S. Army will honor this year's rec

The U.S. Army will honor this year's recipients of the MacArthur Leadership Awards in a Pentagon ceremony at 3 p.m. on Friday, May 19, 1995, in the Department of Defense Auditorium, Room 5A1070. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Gordon R. Sullivan and the MacArthur Foundation's President, Robert M. White II, will present the awards. A photo opportunity will follow the ceremony.

The 24 Army captains who will receive the award represent the service's most outstanding junior officers from among its ranks in both the Active and Reserve Components. Each recipient will receive a bronze bust of the late General of the Army as a momento of the Army's recognition of each officer's leadership performance epitomized by MacArthur's credo, "Duty, Honor, Country."

For more information contact Denis Keating, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel Public Affairs, at (703) 695-1186.