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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 539-13
July 26, 2013

Flag Officer Announcement

            Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced today that the President has made the following nomination: 

            Navy Capt. Bruce L. Gillingham for appointment to the rank of rear admiral (lower half).  Gillingham is currently serving as fleet surgeon to the commander, Fleet Forces Command, Norfolk, Va.