Mullen Attends U.S. Forces Korea Change of Command in South Korea

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, meets with South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • From left to right: U.S. Army Gen. James D. Thurman; U.S. Navy Adm. Robert F. Willard, commander, U.S. Pacific Command; Kim Kwan-jin, South Korean defense minister; U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; U.S. Army Gen. Walter L. "Skip" Sharp, commander, U.S. Forces Korea; and U.S. Army Command Sgt. Major Robert A. Winzenried attend a U.S. Forces Korea change-of-command ceremony at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • From left to right: U.S. Army Gen. James D. Thurman; U.S. Navy Adm. Robert F. Willard, commander, U.S. Pacific Command; Kim Kwan-jin, South Korean defense minister; U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; U.S. Army Gen. Walter L. "Skip" Sharp, commander, U.S. Forces Korea; and U.S. Army Command Sgt. Major Robert A. Winzenried salute during the playing of the national anthem at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. Winzenried serves as the command sergeant majar for the U.N. Command, Combined Forces Command, U.S. Forces Korea and Eighth Army.

  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • From left to right: U.S. Army Gen. James D. Thurman, commander, U.S. Forces Korea; U.S. Navy Adm. Robert F. Willard, commander, U.S. Pacific Command; U.S. Army Command Sgt. Major Robert A. Winzenried; U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; and U.S. Army Gen. Walter L. "Skip" Sharp prepare to recieve the command colors at the U.S. Forces Korea change-of-command ceremony at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, passes the United Nations colors to U.S. Army Gen. James D. Thurman, commander, U.S. Forces Korea, at the U.S. Forces Korea change-of-command ceremony at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • South Korean and U.S. color guard members participate in the U.S. Forces Korea change-of-command ceremony at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses audience members at the U.S. Forces Korea change-of-command ceremony at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses audience members at the U.S. Forces Korea change-of-command ceremony at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Army Gen. James D. Thurman, commander, U.S. Forces Korea, addresses audience members at the U.S. Forces Korea change-of-command ceremony at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Army Gen. Walter L. "Skip" Sharp and his wife, Joanne, applaud at the conclusion of his change-of-command ceremony at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. Sharp retired as commander of U.S. Forces Korea after more than 40 years of service. He was succeeded by U.S. Army Gen. James D. Thurman. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, congratulates U.S. Army Gen. Walter L. "Skip" Sharp, commander, U.S. Forces Korea, before his change-of-command ceremony at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, 
July 14, 2011.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, greets service members during an all-hands call at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, greets service members during an all-hands call at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses service members during an all-hands call at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses service members during an all-hands call at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses the media during a press rountable at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses the media during a press rountable at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley