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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 075-13
February 11, 2013

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 vice chief of staff, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.  Campbell is currently serving as deputy chief of staff, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.

            Army Lt. Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, for appointment to the rank of general and for assignment as the commanding general, U.S. Army Pacific Command, Fort Shafter, Hawaii.  Brooks is currently serving as the commanding general, U.S. Army Central Command/Third U.S. Army, Shaw Air Force Base, S.C.