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U.S. Army Soldier Systems Center-Natick
Public Affairs Office
Kansas Street
Natick, MA 01760-5012

Contact: Chief, Public Affairs Office
(508) 233-5340
amssb-opa@natick.army.mil

Date: October 20, 2003
No: 03-35

MEDIA ADVISORY
Soldier Systems Center to celebrate 50 years of protecting those who serve

NATICK, Mass. -- The U.S. Army Soldier Systems Center (SSC), known locally as Natick Labs, will be celebrating its 50 years of service to the warfighter and the nation on Oct. 21 at 9 a.m. in Hunter Auditorium.

Service members who have returned from Iraq and Afghanistan will be telling stories of how equipment developed at the Center helped save their lives. Presentations will be made to employees of the SSC who deployed in order to support Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. A short history of the installation including some of the major accomplishments will be told. Trooper Dan Clark and the Pipe and Drums from the Massachusetts State Police will perform.

The media is invited to attend this event. For additional details or to make arrangements, please contact Patty Welsh at 508-233-5945.

For more information about the Soldier Systems Center, please visit our website at http://www.natick.army.mil.


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