Deputy Secretary of Defense John Hamre will tour the South Dakota Air and Space Museum at Box Elder, South Dakota, today at 5:30 p.m. (MDT) with Sen. Tom Daschle. This event is open to the media for photo coverage only. Those interested in obtaining more information may contact Maj. Louise Lund-Vaa, Ellsworth Air Force Base PAO, at (605) 385-5056.
In conjunction with this visit, Hamre will also speak and be inducted into the South Dakota Hall of Fame on Saturday, at 8 p.m. (MDT), Sept. 26, in Mitchell, S.D. The speech and ceremony are open to media coverage. Those interested in obtaining more information may contact Chad Mutziger, Executive Director, South Dakota Hall of Fame, at (605) 734-4216.