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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 679-11
August 04, 2011

General Officer Announcements

            The chief of staff, Army announced the following officer assignments:

             Maj. Gen. Joseph Anderson, director of operations, readiness and mobilization, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C., to commanding general, 4th Infantry Division (Mechanized) and Fort Carson, Fort Carson, Colo.

             Maj. Gen. Mark A. Milley, deputy director for regional operations, J-3, The Joint Staff, Washington, D.C., to commanding general, 10th Mountain Division (Light) and Fort Drum, Fort Drum, N.Y.

            Brig. Gen. William B. Gamble, commanding general, Dwight David Eisenhower Army Medical Center/deputy commanding general, Southern Regional Medical Command Readiness, Fort Gordon, Ga., to deputy director, Tricare Management Activity, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, Falls Church, Va.

            Army Reserve Brig. Gen. Karen E. Ledoux, commander, 94th Training Division (Force Sustainment), Fort Lee, Va., to commanding general, Army Materiel Command-Southwest Asia/G-4, U.S. Army Central, Kuwait.

            Brig. Gen. Darsie D. Rogers Jr., commander, Joint Forces Special Operations Component Command - Iraq, U.S. Forces-Iraq, Operation New Dawn, Iraq, to deputy commanding general, 4th Infantry Division (Mechanized), Fort Carson, Colo.

            Brig. Gen. Thomas S. Vandal, commandant, U.S. Army Field Artillery School, U.S. Army Fires Center of Excellence, Fort Sill, Okla., to director of operations, readiness and mobilization, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.

            Army Reserve Brig. Gen. Ricky L. Waddell, assistant chief of staff, J-4 (individual mobilization augmentee), U.N. Command/Combined Forces Command/U.S. Forces Korea, to commander, Combined Joint Interagency Task Force - Shafafiyat, International Security Assistance Force, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.