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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: NR-104-14
February 28, 2014

General Officer Announcements

 
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced today that the president has made the following nominations:
 
Air Force Lt. Gen. Gregory A. Biscone has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as the inspector general of the Air Force, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.  Biscone is currently serving as chief, Office of the Defense Representative-Pakistan, U.S. Central Command, U.S. Embassy, Islamabad, Pakistan.
 
Air Force Maj. Gen. Thomas J. Trask has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as vice commander, U.S. Special Operations Command, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.  Trask is currently serving as director, Center for Force Structure, Requirements, Resources and Strategic Assessments¸ Headquarters U.S. Special Operations Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.
 
Air Force Col. Andrew J. Toth has been nominated for appointment to the rank of brigadier general.  Toth is currently serving as the director, assignments and air expeditionary force operations, Air Force Personnel Center, Joint Base-San Antonio, Texas.