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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 216-94
October 06, 1994

No. 216-P:10/06/94:A Joint Services Full Honors Ceremony w

A Joint Services Full Honors Ceremony will be conducted at the Pentagon River Entrance at 9 a.m., October 6, 1994, for the arrival of General Lee, Yang Ho, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Republic of Korea. He will be greeted by General John M. Shalikashvili, Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff.

General Lee is visiting the United States October 2-8 as the guest of General Shalikashvili and is participating on Thursday, October 6, in the 16th Military Committee Meeting in Washington, D.C. He will also participate, along with the Minister of Defense, Republic of Korea, in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns, Arlington National Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. on the 6th. While in the United States, General Lee will visit various military installations in Hawaii.

Coverage is limited to photograph opportunities at the arrival ceremony, the beginning of the Military Committee Meeting, and the wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery. Because of the limited space in the MCM meeting room, the coverage must be pooled. For details concerning photo coverage, contact Carolyn Piper in the office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, telephone (703) 697-4272.