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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 430-06
May 12, 2006

General Officer Announcement

The chief of staff, Air Force announces the retirement of the following general officer:

Maj. Gen. Richard A. Mentemeyer, deputy commander, United States Southern Command, Miami, Fla., effective 1 Jul 06.

The chief of staff, Air Force announces the assignments of the following general officers:

Maj. Gen. Glenn F. Spears, director, Force Management Policy, Deputy Chief of Staff, Manpower and Personnel, Headquarters United States Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C., to deputy commander, United States Southern Command, Miami, Fla.

Brig. Gen. Kay C. McClain, deputy director, Plans and Integration, Deputy Chief of Staff, Manpower and Personnel, Headquarters United States Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C., to director, Force Management Policy, Deputy Chief of Staff, Manpower and Personnel, Headquarters United States Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.