Congratulations General Hammond! MONSTRAT VIAM!!!
Congratulations to Brigadier General John Hammond for being selected as a 2020 Military Police Hall of Fame inductee. Brigadier General John A. "Jack" Hammond served with distinction in the Military Police Corps Regiment throughout a career spanning over 31 years. His combat service during Operation Iraqi Freedom as commander of the 211th Military Police Battalion (First Corps of Cadets) required him to simultaneously command two separate battalion-level combined arms task forces. BG Hammond commanded the 26th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade during a deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. BG Hammond is the only Military Police general officer to command a Maneuver Enhancement Brigade in combat. Since his retirement in 2012, BG Hammond has served as the Executive Director of "Home Base" a Boston Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital partnership program.