FORT HOOD (Now designated Fort Cavazos), Texas — III Corps and Fort Hood (Now designated Fort Cavazos) will host a Phantom honors farewell ceremony at 10 a.m. April 11 at the III Corps flagpole here.
The ceremony is in honor of Maj. Gen. Douglas Chalmers, (UK) outgoing deputy commanding general for support.
Chalmers joined III Corps, on promotion to major general, in July 2015 and immediately deployed to Operation Inherent Resolve from September 2015 to August 2016. Upon return from Iraq, he assumed the role of deputy commanding general-support, III Corps and Fort Hood (Now designated Fort Cavazos).
Media interested in covering this event should register here. On April 11, media should meet Fort Hood (Now designated Fort Cavazos) Public Affairs representatives at the southside parking lot of the Fort Hood (Now designated Fort Cavazos) visitor’s center at 9:30 a.m.