Admiral Mike Mullen Retirement Ceremony
President Obama and Defense Secretary Panetta praised Admiral Mike Mullen at his change of command and retirement ceremony. The… read more
President Obama and Defense Secretary Panetta praised Admiral Mike Mullen at his change of command and retirement ceremony. The ceremony included a military review, martial music, and a presentation of the Distinguished Service Medal.
Adm. Michael Glenn Mike Mullen served as the highest-ranking officer in the U.S. Armed Forces and the president’s principal military adviser. As such, he presided over all meetings and coordinated the efforts of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS), advising the Secretary of Defense, National Security Council and the Homeland Security Council. close
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