The Office of the Secretary of Defense announced today the 2014 recipients of the Commander in Chief’s Annual Award for Installation Excellence:
U.S. Army Garrison Hawaii, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii
Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, California
Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia
Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma
Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia
The Commander in Chief’s Annual Award for Installation Excellence recognizes the outstanding and innovative efforts of the people who operate and maintain U.S. military installations. The five recipients of this highly competitive presidential award were selected for their exemplary support of Department of Defense missions.
Installation excellence enables better mission performance and enhances the quality of life for service members and their families. Each winning installation succeeded in providing excellent working, housing and recreational conditions.
Each winning installation will receive a commemorative commander in chief’s award trophy and flag, along with a congratulatory letter from the president.
Information about each winning installation’s accomplishments can be found at http://www.acq.osd.mil/ie/