Old 2018 Front Page News

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 historian@15thmedbnassociation.org stating the names of attendees. There will be a section designated for 15th Medical BN Veterans.

Official Invitation Form