June 21st, 2011
04:30 PM ET
President Obama will visit Fort Drum in upstate New York on Thursday, a day after addressing the nation about his plan to draw down troops in Afghanistan.
He will meet with Gold Star families as well as soldiers, many whom have recently returned from Afghanistan.
Fort Drum is home to the 10th Mountain Division which has had numerous deployments to Afghanistan.
This visit is closed to the press.