BG TURNER TO BE HONORED
AT MADIGAN ARMY MEDICAL CENTER
The family of BG Guthrie L. Turner Jr. (26
May 1930- 9 January 2014) has informed the 15th Medical Battalion
Association that a building on the Madigan Army Medical Center Campus at
Joint Base Lewis-McChord near Olympia, WA will be renamed in honor of the
General. The Memorialization Ceremony for the renaming of the building will
he held on 2 February 2018 at 10:00.
The building to bear BG Turner's name is
presently the “ Preventive Medicine Clinical Services Building” (Building
9025).. The new building name will be the “ Brigadier General Guthrie Turner
Preventive Medicine Clinical Services Building”.
BG Turner was the 15th Medical BN Commander
and 1st Cavalry Division Surgeon from June 1968-June 1969. He completed his
medical internship at Madigan Army Medical Center in 1953, and served as the
Commander of the facility from 1980-1983.
Click the link below for the official
Invitation form with directions to the building. Also, if you plan to
attend, please send an e-mail to
email@example.com stating the names of attendees. There
will be a section designated for 15th Medical BN Veterans.
Official Invitation Form