Gen. Richard B. Myers, U.S. Air Force, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will speak at the AMVETS 59th Annual National Convention banquet this evening, Friday, Aug. 8, 2003, at The Rosen Centre Hotel, Orlando, Florida. A brief media availability will follow his remarks. Media wishing to attend should contact Mr. Dick Flanagan, Director of Communications, AMVETS, at (407) 996-1257 Ext. 4824.
For additional details, media should contact Ms. Joan Asboth, chairman's public affairs office, at (703) 697-4272; or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Myers will return to Washington Friday evening.