Ashton Carter, then the deputy secretary of defense, speaks with troops at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, on Nov. 28, 2013. Later, he served Thanksgiving dinner to Bagram personnel at Khoele Dining Facility. Senior Airman Kayla Newman/Air Force Military.com Show Full Article Related Topics People © Copyright 2019 Military.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.