Release No: 011-95
January 10, 1995
Secretary of Defense William J. Perry announced today that the President has
nominated Major General John N. Abrams, United States Army, for appointment to
the grade of lieutenant general and assignment as Commanding General, V Corps,
United States Army Europe and Seventh Army. Since May 1993, he has served as
the Commanding General, 2d Infantry Division, Eighth United States Army,
Major General Abrams was born on September 3, 1946, in Fort Knox, Kentucky.