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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 387-07
April 06, 2007

General Officer Assignments

The Army Chief of Staff announces the assignment of the following general officers:
 
Maj. Gen. Barbara G. Fast commanding general/commandant, U. S. Army Intelligence Center and Fort Huachuca, Fort Huachuca, Arizona to deputy director/chief of staff, Army Capabilities Integration Center, U. S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Monroe, Virginia.
 
Maj. Gen. Kathleen M. Gainey, commanding general, Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, Alexandria, Virginia is relocating the command to Scott Air Force Base, Illinois.
 
Maj. Gen. Daniel A. Hahn, deputy commanding general, V Corps, U.S. Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany to deputy chief of staff for Operations/Commander, Allied Joint Force Command - Brunssum Deployable Joint Task Force, North Atlantic Treaty Organization Response Force, Belgium.
 
Maj.G. Stephen R. Layfield, deputy commander, Security International Security Assistance Force, Oeration Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan to commanding general, U.S. Army Alaska/Deputy Commander, U.S. Alaskan Command, Fort Richardson, Alaska.
 
Maj.Gen. Timothy P. McHale, assistant deputy chief of staff, Operations and Logistics Readiness, G-43, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-4, United States Army, Washington, DC to Deputy Chief of Staff, Resources and Sustainment, Multi-National Force-Iraq.
 
Maj.Gen. Richard J. Rowe Jr., deputy director/chief of staff, Army Capabilities Integration Center, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Monroe, Virginia to commanding general, U.S. Army Military District of Washington/Commander, Joint Force Headquarters-National Capital Region, Washington, DC.
 
Maj.Gen. Guy C. Swan III, commanding general, U.S. Army Military District of Washington/commander, Joint Force Headquarters-National Capital Region, Washington, DC to Director of Operations, J-3, United States Northern Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.
 
Brig. Gen. (Promotable) John M. Custer III, director of Intelligence, J-2, U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida to commanding general/commandant, U.S. Army Intelligence Center and Fort Huachuca, Fort Huachuca, Arizona.
 
Brig. Gen. Steven M. Anderson, deputy chief of staff, Resources and Sustainment, Multi-National Force-Iraq, to assistant deputy chief ofsStaff, Operations and Logistics Readiness, G-43, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-4, U.S. Army, Washington, DC.
 
Brig.Gen. Albert Bryant, Jr., chief of staff, KFOR (Main), Pristina, Film City, Camp Bondsteel to director of Integration, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-8, U.S. Army, Washington, DC.
 
Brig.Gen. Robert W. Cone, commanding general, National Training Center and Fort Irwin, Fort Irwin, California to commanding general, Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan.
 
Brig.Gen. Kenneth S. Dowd, director, Logistics, Engineering and Security Assistance, J-4, U.S. Pacific Command, Camp H. M. Smith, Hawaii to director for Logistics, J-4, United States Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.
 
Brig.Gen. Michael T. Flynn, director of Intelligence, J-2, Joint Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, North Carolina to director of Intelligence, J-2, U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.
 
Brig.Gen. Mark A. Graham, deputy commanding General, Fifth U.S. Army, (U.S. Army North), Fort Sam Houston, Texas to commanding general, Training Division (West), First Army and Fort Carson, First U.S. Army, Fort Carson, Colorado.
 
Brig.Gen. Jeffrey C. Horne, special assistant to the commanding general, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, Arlington, Virginia to deputy director, Joint Functional Component Command for Space, U.S. Strategic Command/deputy director, Mission Support Operations, National Reconnaissance Office, Chantilly, Virginia.
 
Brig.Gen. Francis G. Mahon, commanding general, 32d Army Air Missile Defense Command, Fort Bliss, Texas to deputy commanding General, Fifth U.S. Army, (U.S. Army North), Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
 
Brig.Gen. Dana J. H. Pittard, commander, Iraqi Assistance Group, Multi-National Force-Iraq to commanding general, National Training Center and Fort Irwin, Fort Irwin, California.
 
Brig.Gen. Peter M. Vangjel, director of Strategy, Plans and Policy, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army, Washington, DC to commanding general, U.S. Army Field Artillery Center and Fort Sill, Fort Sill, Oklahoma.
 
Brig.Gen. Keith C. Walker, deputy director of Strategy, Plans and Policy, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army, Washington, DC to assistant division commander, 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley, Fort Riley, Kansas.
 
Brig.Gen. William T. Wolf, deputy commanding General/assistant commandant, U.S. Army Aviation Warfighting Center, Fort Rucker, Alabama to chief of staff, KFOR (Main), Pristina, Film City, Camp Bondsteel.
 
Brig.Gen. Robert H. Woods, Jr., director, Enlisted Personnel Management Directorate, U.S. Army Human Resources Command, Alexandria, Virginia to commanding general, 32d Army Air Missile Defense Command, Fort Bliss, Texas.
 
Brig.Gen. James C. Yarbrough, assistant division commander (Operations), 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley, Fort Riley, Kansas to commander, Iraqi Assistance Group, Multi-National Force-Iraq.
 

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