The Defense Logistics Agency is celebrating 60 years of service in support of our warfighters, and Distribution has been a critical part of that.
Stephanie Turner, front, and Lorre Wilkerson, between trucks, from the Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Expeditionary’s team receive inbound trucks September 10, 2021 at Esler Field on Camp Beauregard, Louisiana in support of Hurricane Ida.
Defense logistics Agency Distribution San Joaquin California’s Alex Arauz demonstrates Voice Pick technology to DLA Distribution’s Commander Marine Col. Keith D. Reventlow July 29. (Photo by Annette Silva, DLA Distribution San Joaquin Public Affairs)
Brig. Gen. Reventlow, Commander DLA Distribution, receives his COVID-19 vaccine and delivers a message to DLA Distribution employees. DLA Distribution Deputy Commander Perry Knight, and DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania Commander COL Connor also receive their vaccine and deliver remarks.
Defense Logistics Agency Distribution has provided critical medical relief support during the COVID-19 pandemic. The mission is currently on going, but some current stats to date provide a scope on the amount of material it takes to fight this virus.

  

  

DLA Headquarters Recent News

DLA-IP employees receive USFK Civilian of the Year award
Commander U.S. Forces Korea Army General Paul J. LaCamera and USFK Command Army Sgt. Maj. Walter A. Tagalicud, presented Jason Cadieux, with the USFK Civilian of the Year Award (Technician) Nov. 17 during the USFK Civilian Employee of the Year Award ceremony. U.S. Army photos by Pfc. Kim, Sang-Heon
Dec. 3, 2021 - Three Defense Logistics Agency Indo-Pacific employees receive U.S. Forces Korea Civilian of the Year award.

DLA Distribution News

DLA Distribution San Diego employee retires after 42 years of federal service
Vincent Grace, accountable officer, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Diego, California, is presented a Meritorious Civilian Service Award by Navy Capt. Kerri Yarbrough, commander, DLA Distribution San Diego, September 7, 2021.
Dec. 6, 2021 - Accountable Officer, Vincent Grace, retired from Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Diego, California Sep. 7 following 42 years of federal service.

Defense Secretary announces DLA Distribution commander promotion
Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III announces that the President has nominated Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Keith D. Reventlow, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution commanding general for the appointment to the rank of major general December 2, 2021.
Dec. 6, 2021 - Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III announced Dec. 2 that the President has nominated Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Keith D. Reventlow, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution commanding general, for the appointment to the two-star rank of major general. 

DLA Distribution Commanding General delivers Thanksgiving Day remarks
Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Keith D. Revntlow is the Commanding Officer of Defense Logistics Agency Distribution.
Nov. 24, 2021 - This year marks the 400th anniversary of the Plymouth colonists’ celebration of a harrowing but fruitful first year in America thanks to the aid of the Wampanoag and Pawtuxet tribes, and 158 years since, in the midst of a Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln declared the last Thursday of November "as a day of Thanksgiving and Praise" following a significant Union victory at Gettysburg.

DLA Distribution's Shipman rescues woman from drowning
While on temporary duty in Copenhagen, Denmark on Oct. 25, U.S. Marine Corps Maj. James Shipman rescued a woman from drowning in the Inderhavnsbroen canal.
Nov. 23, 2021 - While on temporary duty in Copenhagen, Denmark, U.S. Marine Corps Maj. James Shipman, rescued a woman from drowning in the Inderhavnsbroen canal Oct. 25.

In Their Own Words David Olenick, DLA Distribution
David Olenick, DLA Distribution, talks about his history with the agency for DLA's 60th Anniversary.
Nov. 19, 2021 - David Olenick, DLA Distribution, talks about his history with the agency for DLA's 60th Anniversary