Mullen Attends Survivors Support Gala

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses the audience at the 2nd Annual Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors Gala, Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium, Washington, D.C., March 31, 2009. Since 1994, TAPS has provided more than 25,000 surviving families with ongoing emotional support and a nationwide network of grief and trauma resources. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • Bonnie Carroll, founder and chairman of Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, addresses the audience at the 2nd Annual TAPS Gala, Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium, Washington, D.C., March 31, 2009. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • Bonnie Carroll, founder and chairman of Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors and Deborah Mullen, wife of chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen,  address the audience at the 2nd Annual TAPS Gala, Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium, Washington, D.C., March 31, 2009. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • CNN anchor Kyra Phillips introduces U.S. Army Maj Gen. Mark Graham, commanding general Division West, First Army, Fort Carson, Colo., and recipient of the 2nd Annual Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors Honor Guard Leadership Award. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • NBC News Anchor Tom Brokaw addresses the audience at the 2nd Annual Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors Gala, Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium, Washington, D.C., March 31, 2009. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • NBC News Anchor Tom Brokaw addresses the audience at the 2nd Annual Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivor Gala, Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium, Washington, D.C., March 31, 2009. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley