Archive: 2011

HRC deputy becomes Army's first female African-American major general
September 29, 2011
Maj. Gen. Marcia M. Anderson receives her second star from husband Amos during a Sept. 29 ceremony at Fort Knox, Ky. The U.S. Army Accessions Command and Fort Knox commanding general, Lt. Gen. Benjamin Freakley (at left), watches the pinning of the two-star rank. Anderson, deputy commanding general of the U.S. Army Human Resources Command, is the first-ever female U.S. Army African-American officer to obtain the rank of major general. (Photo Credit: Sally Harding, Ft Knox VI)

Black History Month Celebration
February 26, 2011
Service members join together to celebrate Black History Month at the East Morale, Welfare and Recreation Center Joint Base Balad, Iraq Feb., 26.