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Release No: 209-12
March 27, 2012

General Officer Announcements

            The chief of staff, Army announced today the following assignments: 

            Maj. Gen. Kenneth S. Dowd, commanding general, 1st Theater Sustainment Command, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, to director, logistics operations, Defense Logistics Agency, Fort Belvoir, Va. 

            Maj. Gen. Michael R. Eyre, U.S. Army Reserve, deputy chief of engineers for Reserve component, Office of the Chief of Engineers, Washington, D.C., to commanding general, U.S. Army Engineer Division, Trans-Atlantic, Winchester, Va. 

            Maj. Gen. Charles D. Luckey, U.S. Army Reserve, assistant to the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff for Reserve matters, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C., to chief of staff, U.S. Northern Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. 

            Maj. Gen. Jeff W. Mathis III., Army National Guard, deputy director for anti-terrorism/homeland defense, J-34, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C., to commander, Joint Task Force-Civil Support, U.S. Northern Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va. 

            Brig. Gen. Walter T. Lord, Army National Guard, assistant division commander (maneuver), 28th Infantry Division, Pennsylvania Army National Guard to deputy senior military representative/chief, North Atlantic Treaty Organization Advisory Team-Sarejevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina. 

            Brig. Gen. Herbert R. McMaster Jr., to commanding general, U.S. Army Maneuver Center of Excellence and Fort Benning, Fort Benning, Ga.  He most recently served as commander, combined joint interagency task force-shafafiyat, International Security Assistance Force, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan. 

            Brig. Gen. Paul M. Nakasone, deputy director for trans-regional policy, J-5, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C., to director, Information Dominance Center, Headquarters, International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.

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