United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

News Release

Press Operations Bookmark and Share

News Release


IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 254-03
April 18, 2003

GENERAL OFFICER ASSIGNMENTS

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Eric K. Shinseki announces the assignment of the following officers:

BRIGADIER GENERAL

Brig. Gen. Clinton T. Anderson, deputy director for Politico-Military Affairs (Europe), J-5, The Joint Staff, Washington, D.C., to program manager, Saudi Arabian National Guard Modernization Program, Saudi Arabia.

Brig. Gen. Robert W. Cone, director, Joint Advanced Warfighting Program, Institute for Defense Analysis, Alexandria, Va., to deputy commanding general and assistant commandant, U.S. Army Armor Center and Fort Knox, Ky.

Brig. Gen. Daniel A. Hahn, chief of staff, V Corps, U.S. Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany, to director, Requirements, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.

Brig. Gen. Mark P. Hertling, director, J-7, The Joint Staff, Washington, D.C., to assistant division commander, 1st Armored Division, U.S. Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany.

Brig. Gen. Daniel J. Keefe, assistant division commander (Maneuver), 1st Infantry Division, with duty as commander, Multinational Brigade East, Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, to chief of staff, V Corps, U.S. Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany.

Brig. Gen. Richard J. Rowe, Jr., assistant deputy chief of staff for Developments, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Monroe, Va., to assistant division commander, 82d Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

Brig. Gen. Jeffrey J. Schloesser, chief, War on Terrorism Strategic Planning Cell, J-5, The Joint Staff, Washington, D.C., to assistant division commander, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Brig. Gen. Edward J. Sinclair, Assistant Division Commander (Support), 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Kentucky, to Deputy Commanding General/Assistant Commandant, United States Army Aviation Center, Fort Rucker, Alabama, with a report date to be determined.

Brig. Gen. Louis W. Weber, assistant division commander (Support), 3d Infantry Division (Mechanized), Fort Stewart, Ga., to director of training, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.

Col. (Promotable) Michael D. Barbero, chief of staff, III Corps and Fort Hood, Fort Hood, Texas, to assistant division commander, 4th Infantry Division (Mechanized), Fort Hood.

Col. (Promotable) James A. Cerrone, chief, Joint Exercise Division, J-7, The Joint Staff, Washington, D.C., to deputy commanding general and assistant commandant, U.S. Army Field Artillery Center and School, Fort Sill, Okla.

Col. (Promotable) Thomas M. Jordan, deputy assistant chief of staff, J-5, United Nations Command and Combined Forces Command, U.S. Forces Korea, Korea, to assistant division commander, 2d Infantry Division, Eighth U.S. Army, Korea.

Col. (Promotable) Francis H. Kearney III, deputy commander (Operations), Joint Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, N.C., to assistant division commander, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Col. (Promotable) John W. Morgan III, deputy director for Politico-Military Affairs (Africa) and International Negotiations, J-5, The Joint Staff, Washington, D.C., to assistant division commander, 1st Infantry Division, U.S. Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany.

Col. (Promotable) Joseph E. Orr, Deputy Director, J-5, U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., to deputy commanding general, 7th Infantry Division (Light) and Fort Carson, Fort Carson, Colo.

Col. (Promotable) Jose D. Riojas, executive officer to the Chief of Staff, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C., to assistant division commander, 3d Infantry Division (Mechanized), Fort Stewart, Ga.

Col. (Promotable) Curtis M. Scaparrotti, assistant deputy director for Joint Operations, J-3, The Joint Staff, Washington, D.C., to assistant division commander, 1st Armored Division, U.S. Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany.

Col. (Promotable) John F. Shortal, executive assistant to the commander, United Nations Command and Combined Forces Command, U.S. Forces Korea, Korea, to assistant division commander, 2d Infantry Division, Eighth U.S. Army, Korea.

Col. (Promotable) Joseph A. Smith, assistant division commander (Support), 82d Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C., to commanding general, U.S. Army Safety Center, Fort Rucker, Ala.

Additional Links

Stay Connected