DOD, Army Honor Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey, Jr.

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Army Secretary John M. McHugh, left, presents a certificate of retirement to Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., April 11, 2011. Casey served in the Army for nearly 41 years. Gen. Martin E. Dempsey succeeded Casey as the new chief of staff of the Army.

 U.S. Army photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Secretary John M. McHugh speaks at the retirement ceremony for Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., April 11, 2011.  U.S. Army photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Secretary John M. McHugh speaks at the retirement ceremony for Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., April 11, 2011.  U.S. Army photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates speaks at the retirement ceremony for Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., April 11, 2011.  U.S. Army photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, left, and Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. lead applause to recognize the service of Casey's wife, Sheila, during a retirement ceremony in the Pentagon, Washington D.C., April 11, 2011.   U.S. Army photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • The family of Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. listen during his retirement ceremony at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., April 11, 2011.  U.S. Army photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. speaks at the conclusion of his retirement ceremony in the Pentagon at Washington D.C., April 11, 2011.   U.S. Army photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. embraces his grandson at the conclusion of his retirement ceremony in the Pentagon at Washington D.C., April 11, 2011.   U.S. Army photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army staff members honor Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. and his wife, Sheila, as they depart the Pentagon, April 11, 2011.  U.S. Army photo by D. Myles Cullen