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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 126-98
May 20, 1998

Gen. Shelton to be Reviewing Officer and Guest Speaker at Fort Bragg

Gen. Henry H. Shelton, U.S. Army, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will be the reviewing officer and guest speaker at the 82nd Airborne Division's All American Week Review at Fort Bragg, N.C., on Thursday, May 21, 1998. The event will begin at 10 a.m. (EDT) on Pike Field and will include more than 10,000 paratroopers representing the division's battalion-size units.

There will be a brief media availability with Shelton immediately following the review. Media desiring to cover the event should contact Maj. Gary Keck, PAO, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C., at (910) 432-0662/0761.