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September 20, 2012

Two activity-packed days mark 2012 MI HoF


Col. Dan McFarland, Fort Huachuca garrison commander, determines the best angle and how hard he will need to hit the golf ball to sink it during the annual Military Intelligence Hall of Fame Golf Tournament at Mountain View Golf Course on Sept. 13.

Amber Delaplain assists retired Brig. Gen. James “Spider” Marks with getting situated on his horse at the Buffalo Corral Stables on Sept.13 during the Military Intelligence Hall of Fame Horseback Ride. This was one of three activities available to inductees and guests during the first day of the MI Hall of Fame which took place on Thursday and Friday. Marks was one of eight inductees in this year’s ceremony.

Maj. Gen. Gregg Potter, commander, U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence and Command Sgt. Maj. Todd Holiday, MI Corps command sergeant major, and other guests tour the Pfc. Parker F. Dunn Barracks after Friday’s Memorialization Ceremony. Dunn was killed in action in France during World War 1 after being fired upon three times while trying to deliver a message he volunteered to carry in extremely dangerous circumstances. He received the Medal of Honor.

MI Hall of Fame honorees and guests dine at the Weinstein Dining Facility as part of the MI Hall of Fame events on Friday.

A member on the MI Hall of Fame historic tour and who was born on Fort Huachuca looks at a list of past commanders who previously resided in the Pershing House during the post tour on Sept. 13.

Maj. Gen. Gregg Potter, commander, U.S. Army Intelligence Center and Fort Huachuca and two Soldiers remove a cloth covering the memorial plaque at Weinstein Village listing the name of Pfc. Parker F. Dunn at what is now the Pfc. Parker Dunn Barracks on Friday. After the memorialization ceremony, Military Intelligence Hall of Fame inductees and guests toured a barracks room.


Lt. Gen. Weinstein’s daughter Halee gives Capt. Gilbert Juarez the Weinstein Award during the MI HoF luncheon on Friday at the Weinstein Village Dining Facility while, from left, Maj. Gen. Gregg Potter, commander, U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca and Juarez’s wife Jessica and mother Margaret look on. In 2007, the Lt. Gen. Sidney T. Weinstein Award for Excellence in Military Intelligence was established to recognize the outstanding achievements of one Army captain within the military intelligence community who embodies the values and ideals for which the late Lt. Gen. Weinstein stood. Lt. Gen. Weinstein, who passed away in 2007, is remembered as the Father of Modern Military Intelligence.




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