United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

News Release

Press Operations Bookmark and Share

News Release


IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 337-06
April 20, 2006

General Officer Assignment

            The Chief of Staff of the Army announces the assignment of the following general officers:

 

            Maj. Gen. Vincent E. Boles, commanding general, Army Ordnance Center/commandant, Army Ordnance Schools, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., to assistant deputy chief of staff, G-4, Army, Washington, D.C.

 

            Brig. Gen. (promotable) Timothy P. McHale, commanding general, 19th Theater Support Command, eighth Army, Korea to director of Center for Logistics Readiness, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-4, Washington, D.C.

 

            Brig. Gen. James E. Chambers, director of Center for Logistics Readiness, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-4, Army, Washington, D.C. to commanding general/commandant, Army Transportation Center and School, Fort Eustis, Va.

 

            Brig. Gen. William H. Forrester, Jr., assistant division commander (support), 2nd Infantry Division, eighth Army, Korea to commanding general, Army Combat Readiness Center/director of Army Safety, Fort Rucker, Ala.

 

            Brig. Gen. Rebecca S. Halstead, commanding general, 3rd Corps Support Command, Army Europe and seventh Army, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq to commanding general, Army Ordnance Center/commandant, Army Ordnance Schools, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.

 

            Brig. Gen. Harvey T. Landwermeyer, Jr., director, Korea Region Office, Installation Management Agency, Korea to assistant division commander, 2nd Infantry Division, Eighth Army, Korea.

 

            Brig. Gen. Joseph E. Martz, assistant division commander (maneuver), 2d Infantry Division, Eighth Army, Korea to assistant chief of staff, C-3, Coalition Forces Land Component Command, Kuwait.

 

            Brig. Gen. Raymond V. Mason, deputy commanding general, Army Field Support Command, with duty as commanding general, Army Materiel Command Forward-Southwest Asia/C-4, Coalition Forces Land Component Command, Kuwait to commanding general, 19th Theater Support Command, Eighth Army, Korea.

 

            Brig. Gen. Joseph E. Orr, chief of staff, KFOR (main), Pristina, Film City, Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo to deputy commanding general (east), Army Recruiting Command, Fort Knox, Ky.

 

            Brig. Gen. Peter J. Palmer, assistant division commander (support), 1st Infantry Division Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany to director, Capabilities Developments, Army Capabilities Integration Center, Army Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Monroe, Va.

 

            Brig. Gen. James C. Yarbrough, deputy commanding general/assistant commandant, Army Infantry Center and School, Fort Benning, Ga., to assistant division commander, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan.