MSCoE command team: Commemorating Juneteenth | GUIDON

By Maj. Gen. Donna Martin and Command Sgt. Maj. James Breckinridge Today, on June 19, we commemorate the oldest known celebration of the end of slavery in the United States known in short as “Juneteenth.” On June 19, 1865, Union Soldiers landed in Galveston, Texas, to relay the message that formerly enslaved African Americans were …