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Camp Shelby hosts Retiree Day

Members of the Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center will host its annual Military Retiree Day at 10 a.m. May 12 at the Camp Shelby White House.

This event will honor Mississippi Army and Air National Guard retired service members and their families.

Maj. Gen. Augustus Collins, adjutant general of Mississippi; Col. Gregory Michel, Camp Shelby commander; Command Sgt. Maj. John Raines, MSNG senior enlisted advisor; and Command Sgt. Maj. Jason Little, Camp Shelby Command Sgt. Maj., will be present to welcome the retirees and their families for a time of reflection and fellowship with military comrades.

Mississippi National Guard will have static displays on site to showcase the latest technology and military equipment. Vendors include the Army and Air Force Exchange Services, United Services Automobile Association, Chaplain's Well and the Camp Shelby Family Assistance Center.