United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

DoD News

Bookmark and Share

 News Article

JCS Chairman's Holiday Message to the Troops

National Guard Bureau

WASHINGTON, Dec. 20, 2004 – The Joint Chiefs of Staff join Mary Jo and me in extending our warmest wishes to you and your families during this holiday season. At this special time of year, we pause to reflect on our many blessings and freedoms. Our Nation is very grateful for your courage and selfless service at this important time in history. You are a tremendous force for good in the world and I am proud to serve with you.

Whether you serve on distant shores, or close to home, we wish you and your families peace, health and happiness in the coming year.

Happy holidays.

Gen. Richard B. Myers, USAF Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Contact Author

Additional Links

Stay Connected