Walter Reed Closing

    It’s iconic for treating America’s wounded warriors… but after more than a century, Walter Reed Army Medical Center will soon close its doors.

    FOX News Radio’s Jared Halpern reports:

    Audio clip:

    The Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC – held a ceremony to retire the unit’s colors… The hospital will close it’s doors at the end of July.

    Listen here to Secretary of the Army, John McHugh – speaking at the ceremony:

    Audio clip:

    Audio clip:

    The hospital opened in 1909, and will be combining with the Bethesda Naval Hospital to form the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.

    Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Share on StumbleUponEmail this to someone