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Release No: 911-09
November 20, 2009

Flag Officer Assignments

                 Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Gary Roughead announced today the following assignments:


                Rear Adm. (lower half) Norman R. Hayes will be assigned as director of intelligence, J2, U.S. European Command, Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Germany.  Hayes is currently serving as director, National Security Operations Center, National Security Agency, Fort George G. Meade, Md.


                Rear Adm. (lower half) William E. Leigher will be assigned as deputy commander, Fleet Cyber Command/deputy commander, Tenth Fleet, Fort George G. Meade, Md.  Leigher is currently serving as director, information operations, N3IO/deputy director of Naval Intelligence for Cryptology, N2C, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.

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