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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 192-11
March 10, 2011

General Officer Announcements

            Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates announced today that the President has made the following nominations:

            Army Lt. Gen. Robert W. Cone, for appointment to the rank of general and assignment as commanding general, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Monroe, Va.  Cone is currently serving as commanding general, III Corps and Fort Hood, Fort Hood, Texas.

            Army Maj. Gen. Donald M. Campbell Jr., for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and assignment as commanding general, III Corps and Fort Hood, Fort Hood, Texas.  Campbell most recently served as commanding general, U.S. Army Recruiting Command, Fort Knox, Ky.