Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey Visits Minnesota National Guard Armory in Rosemount, Minn.

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, left, greets  Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, upon his arrival in St. Paul, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Army Lt.  Gen. Rick Nash, Minnesota adjutant general. talk at the National Guard Armory in Rosemount, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, conducts a town hall with members of the Minnesota National Guard at the Minnesota National Guard Armory in Rosemount, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, conducts a town hall with members of the Minnesota National Guard at the Minnesota National Guard Armory in Rosemount, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, conducts a town hall with members of the Minnesota National Guard at the Minnesota National Guard Armory in Rosemount, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Retired Army Gen. John W. Vessey Jr., left, who served as the 10th chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, greets Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, right, the 18th chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, at the Minnesota National Guard Armory in Rosemount, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Lt. Col. Mark Weber and Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, chat before Weber's end of service ceremony at the Minnesota National Guard Armory in Rosemount, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012. Earlier in the day, Dempsey conducted a town hall with Minnesota National Guardsmen. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses the audience during Army Lt. Col. Mark Weber's end of service ceremony in Rosemount, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses the audience during Army Lt.. Col. Mark Weber's end of service ceremony at the Minnesota National Guard Armory in Rosemount, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, applauds U.S. Army Lt. Col. Mark Weber, center, and his wife, Kristen, during Weber's end of service ceremony at the Minnesota National Guard Armory in Rosemount, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, shakes hands with members of the Minnesota National Guard at the Minnesota National Guard Armory in Rosemount, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen