General VK Singh has the rare distinction of becoming the first Indian Officer to be inducted into the ‘Hall of Fame’ of US Army War College, Carlisle, USA. This distinction is extended by the US Army, to all officers from friendly foreign countries, who rise to the post of ‘Chief’ of their respective Armies, after attending the coveted Course at US Army War College. General VK Singh (then Brigadier) passed out from the US Army War College in 2000-01. The ceremony was hosted by Major General Gregg F Martin, the Commandant of US Army War College. The Chief’s photograph was placed in the hallowed portals of the college. On this occasion, General VK Singh also delivered a talk on ‘Strategic and Defence Leadership’ .
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Army Chief Honoured at the US Army War College
by Defence Info Bureau on Sunday, March 20th, 2011