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Release No: 541-13
July 26, 2013

General Officer Announcement

           Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced today that the President has made the following nomination:

           Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Thomas D. Waldhauser for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as director for joint force development, J-7, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C. Waldhauser is currently serving as the senior military assistant to the secretary of defense, Washington, D.C.

           Correction: On Sept. 6, 2013, Lt. Gen. Waldhauser's title was corrected from director for operations plans and joint force development to director for joint force development.

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