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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 188-99
June 30, 1999

Photo Opportunity Thursday, July 1 - Sec Def Recognizes Top Recruiters

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will present Secretary of Defense Coins to 17 top Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps recruiters for fiscal 1998 in a photo opportunity beginning at 3 p.m. (EDT) on July 1, in Room 3E912 of the Pentagon. The presentations are in recognition of the skill and dedication of these outstanding recruiters in the active duty forces and reserve forces who achieved top-notch results.

Senior Defense officials, the secretaries of the military Departments, senior military officers of each Service, and the commanders, directors and chiefs of the recruiting commands for the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps, both active forces and reserve forces, will attend the recognition ceremony.

Media interested in covering this photo opportunity should contact Lt. Col. Tom Begines, Directorate for Defense Information, at (703) 697-5133.