All Hands Update May 1, 2012 #5


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Transcript:
THE 2012 WARRIOR GAMES KICKED OFF IN COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO WITH THE LIGHTING OF THE
CAULDRON, PLANES FLYING OVERHEAD, AND WORDS OF ENCOURAGEMENT FROM THE FIRST LADY MICHELLE
OBAMA.
"NO MATTER HOW SERIOUSLY YOU'RE INJURED, NO MATTER OBSTACLES OR SETBACKS YOU FACE, YOU
JUST KEEP MOVING FORWARD."
CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF, GENERAL MARTIN DEMPSEY, WAS ALSO IN ATTENDANCE AND
SHARED HIS THOUGHTS ON THE GAMES.
"FOR ME, THESE GAMES EMBODY THE ENDURING RESILIENCE OF OUR PROFESSION BECAUSE YOUR COMMITMENT
TO TEAMWORK AND DETERMINATION TO PERSEVERE IN THESE GAMES ARE THE VERY SAME QUALITIES
THAT LED YOU TO SERVE YOUR NATION AND THAT MAKE OUR MILITARY GREAT."
FROM WASHINGTON, I'M PETTY OFFICER SHANNON BURNS.