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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 906-12
November 15, 2012

General Officer Announcements

            Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta announced today that the President has made the following nominations: 

            Army Lt. Gen. John F. Campbell, for appointment to the rank of general, and for assignment as commanding general, U.S. Army Forces Command, Fort Bragg, N.C.  Campbell is currently serving as deputy chief of staff, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C. 

            Army Maj. Gen. Mark A. Milley, for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general, and for assignment as commanding general, III Corps and Fort Hood, Fort Hood, Texas.  Milley is currently serving as commanding general, 10th Mountain Division and Fort Drum, Fort Drum, N.Y.  

            Army Reserve Brig. Gen. David G. Clarkson, for promotion to the rank of major general, and for assignment as assistant deputy commanding general for reserve affairs, Army Materiel Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala.  Clarkson is currently serving as commander, Army Reserve Sustainment Command, Birmingham, Ala.

            Army Reserve Brig. Gen. Karen E. LeDoux, for promotion to the rank of major general, and for assignment as commanding general, 88th Regional Support Command, Fort McCoy, Wis.  LeDoux most recently served as commanding general, Army Materiel Command-Southwest Asia/G-4, U.S. Army Central (Forward), Camp Arifjan, Kuwait. 

            Army Reserve Col. Peter A. Bosse, for promotion to the rank of brigadier general, and for assignment as commander, 87th U.S. Army Reserve Support Command, Birmingham, Ala./deputy commander, U.S. Army Reserve Support Command, First Army Division East, Fort Meade, Md.  Bosse is currently serving as commander, Training Group 1, 75th Training Division (Battle Command), Arlington Heights, Ill. 

            Army Reserve Col. Joseph E. Whitlock, for promotion to the rank of brigadier general, and for assignment as deputy director, J-5, U.S. Northern Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.  Whitlock most recently served as deputy commander, Joint Base McGuire-Dix, Lakehurst, N.J.

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