Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld announced today that the president has made the following nominations:
Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Henry P. Osman for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and assignment as commanding general, II Marine Expeditionary Force and commanding general, Striking Force Atlantic, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
Army Chaplain Brig. Gen. David H. Hicks for promotion to the rank of major general with assignment as chief of chaplains, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C. Hicks is currently serving as the deputy chief of chaplains, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.
Army Chaplain Col. Jerome A. Haberek for promotion to the rank of brigadier general with assignment as deputy chief of chaplains, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C. Haberek is currently serving as the command chaplain, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, N.C.