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Release No: NR-105-14
February 28, 2014

General Officer Announcements

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced today that the president made the following nominations:
 
Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Brian D. Beaudreault has been nominated for appointment to the rank of major general.  Beaudreault is currently serving as the deputy director for joint training, J-7, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.
 
Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Vincent A. Coglianese has been nominated for appointment to the rank of major general.  Coglianese is currently serving as the commanding general, 1st Marine Logistics Group, Camp Pendleton, Calif. 
 
Marine Corps Brig. Gen. James W. Lukeman has been nominated for appointment to the rank of major general.  Lukeman is currently serving as the commanding general, 2nd Marine Division, Camp Lejeune, N.C.   
 
Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Carl E. Mundy III has been nominated for appointment to the rank of major general.  Mundy is currently serving as the deputy commanding general, I Marine Expeditionary Force; and commanding general, 1st Marine Expeditionary Brigade, Camp Pendleton, Calif.  
 
Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Daniel J. O’Donohue has been nominated for appointment to the rank of major general.  O’Donohue is currently serving as the deputy chief of staff, operations, International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, International Security Assistance Force, Afghanistan.           
 
Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Richard L. Simcock II has been nominated for appointment to the rank of major general.  Simcock is currently serving as the deputy commander, U.S. Marine Corps Forces-Pacific, Camp Smith, Hawaii.  
 
Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Gary L. Thomas has been nominated for appointment to the rank of major general.  Thomas is currently serving as the deputy director for force management, application and support, Joint Staff, J-8, Washington, DC.  
 
Marine Corps Col. John R. Ewers Jr., has been nominated for appointment to the rank of major general and as the staff judge advocate to the commandant of the Marine Corps.  Ewers is currently serving as an assistant judge advocate of the Navy, Department of the Navy, Washington, D.C.  

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