United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

Press Advisory

Press Operations Bookmark and Share

Press Advisory


IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 102-95
April 06, 1995

No. 102-P:04/06/95:Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Ge

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General John M. Shalikashvili and Russian Ambassador to the United States Yuli Vorontsov will speak at a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of the link-up between United States and Soviet forces at the Elbe River during World War II. The ceremony will be held at Arlington National Cemetery on Saturday, April 8, 1995, at 11 a.m.

For more information, contact Lt. Col. Alfred Lott or Staff Sgt. Jeff Fry at the World War II Commemoration Committee, (703) 604-0819.