First lady Michelle Obama addressed the Operation Homefront "2011 Military Child of the Year" award ceremony in Arlington, Va. , Thursday, April 7, 2011. Operation Homefront, a national nonprofit organization that assists military families, will honor five outstanding military children - one from each Service - Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard.

Gen. Norton Schwartz, Air Force Chief of Staff, left, Gen. William Troy, Director of the Army Staff, center left, and Gen. Joseph Dunford, Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps, and First Lady Michelle Obama.
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