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Release No: NR-298-14
June 06, 2014

Flag Officer Announcement

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

Navy Rear Adm. Walter E. Carter Jr., nominated for appointment to the rank of vice admiral and for assignment as superintendent, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland. Carter is currently serving as president, Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island.

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