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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 359-01
August 06, 2001

GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld announced today that the President has made the following nominations:

Air Force Gen. John W. Handy has been nominated for appointment to the grade of general with assignment as commander in chief, United States Transportation Command and commander, Air Mobility Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill. Handy is currently serving as vice chief of staff, United States Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

Air Force Lt. Gen Robert H. Foglesong has been nominated for appointment to the grade of general with assignment as vice chief of staff, United States Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C. Foglesong is currently serving as deputy chief of staff, air and space operations, Headquarters United States Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

LIEUTENANT GENERAL

Air Force Lt. Gen. Charles F. Wald has been nominated for appointment to the grade of lieutenant general with assignment as deputy chief of staff, Air and Space Operations, Headquarters United States Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C. Wald is currently serving as commander, Ninth Air Force, Air Combat Command and commander, United States Central Command Air Forces, Shaw Air Force Base, S.C.

Air Force Maj. Gen. Michael T. Moseley has been nominated for appointment to the grade of lieutenant general with assignment as commander, Ninth Air Force, Air Combat Command and commander, United States Central Command Air Forces, Shaw Air Force Base, S.C. Moseley is currently serving as director, Legislative Liaison, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.