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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 209-99
July 26, 1999

Retirement ceremony honoring Lt. Gen. Hughes, director, DIA

A retirement ceremony honoring Lt. Gen. Patrick M. Hughes, director, Defense Intelligence Agency will be held at 10 a.m. EDT, Wednesday, July 28, at Summerhall Field, Fort Myer, Va.

Gen. Joseph W. Ralston, vice chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, will be the presiding official.

Media wishing to attend the ceremony should contact Cynthia Smith, Fort Myer Military Community, (703) 696-3283. For more information regarding Hughes, contact DIA Public Affairs Office, (703) 695-0071.