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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 315-05
April 04, 2005

General Officer Assignments

The Chief of Staff, Army announces the following officer assignments:

Major General Galen B. Jackman, Commanding General, United States Army Military District of Washington/Commander, Joint Force Headquarters-National Capital Region, Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, DC to Chief, Legislative Liaison, Office of the Secretary of the Army, Washington, DC.

Major General James A. Kelley, Chief of Staff, United States Army Reserve Command, Fort McPherson, Georgia to Deputy Commanding General, Third United States Army with duty as Deputy Commanding General, Coalition Forces Land Component Command, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.

Major General Guy C. Swan III, Chief, Legislative Liaison, Office of the Secretary of the Army, Washington, DC to Commanding General, United States Army Military District of Washington/Commander, Joint Force Headquarters-National Capital Region, Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, DC.

Major General Michael A. Vane, Commanding General, United States Army Air Defense Artillery Center and Fort Bliss, Fort Bliss, Texas to Vice Director for Force Structure, Resources and Assessment, J-8, The Joint Staff, Washington, DC.

Brigadier General (Promotable) Rhett A. Hernandez, Director, Officer Personnel Management Directorate, United States Army Human Resources Command, Alexandria, Virginia to Commanding General, United States Army Human Resources Command, Alexandria, Virginia.

Brigadier General Oscar R. Anderson, Assistant Division Commander (Support), 1st Armored Division, United States Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany to Chief of Staff, United States Army Reserve Command, Fort McPherson, Georgia.

Brigadier General James E. Chambers, Commanding General, 13th Corps Support Command, III Corps, Fort Hood, Texas to Director of Sustainment, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-4, United States Army, Washington, DC.

Brigadier General Yves J. Fontaine, Commanding General, 1st Corps Support Command, XVIII Airborne Corps currently deployed in support of OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM, Iraq to Deputy Chief of Staff, G-4, United States Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany, upon completion of his deployment.

Brigadier General Kathleen M. Gainey, Director, Force Projection and Distribution, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-4, United States Army, Washington, DC to Deputy Chief of Staff, C-4, Multi-National Force-Iraq, OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM, Iraq.

Brigadier General Mark A. Graham, Deputy Commanding General/Assistant Commandant, United States Army Field Artillery Center and School, Fort Sill, Oklahoma to Deputy Commanding General, Fifth United States Army, Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

Brigadier General Daniel J. Keefe, Chief of Staff, V Corps, United States Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany to Director, Officer Personnel Management Directorate, United States Army Human Resources Command, Alexandria, Virginia.

Brigadier General Robert P. Lennox, Deputy Commanding General/Chief of Staff, United States Army Accessions Command, Fort Monroe, Virginia to Commanding General, United States Army Air Defense Artillery Center and Fort Bliss, Fort Bliss, Texas.

Brigadier General Kevin A. Leonard, Deputy Commanding General, United States Army Field Support Command with duty as Commanding General, Army Materiel Command Forward-Southwest Asia/C-4, Coalition Forces Land Component Command, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait to Commanding General, 1st Corps Support Command, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, North Carolina, upon completion of his deployment.

Brigadier General Raymond V. Mason, Commander, Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Defense Logistics Agency, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Deputy Commanding General, United States Army Field Support Command with duty as Commanding General, Army Materiel Command Forward-Southwest Asia/C-4, Coalition Forces Land Component Command, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.

Brigadier General Richard R. McPhee, Assistant Division Commander (Forward), 24th Infantry Division (Mechanized)/Deputy Commanding General (South), First United States Army, Fort Jackson, South Carolina to Director for Operations, J-3, Allied Joint Forces Command-Naples Deployable Joint Task Force, North Atlantic Treaty Organization Response Force, Naples, Italy.

Brigadier General John F. Mulholland, Jr., Chief, Office of Military Cooperation, American Embassy, Kuwait to Commanding General, United States Army Special Forces Command (Airborne), Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

Colonel (Promotable) James O. Barclay III, Assistant Division Commander (Maneuver), 42d Infantry Division, OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM, Iraq to Assistant Division Commander, 1st Infantry Division, United States Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany.

Colonel (Promotable) Donald M. Campbell, Jr., Deputy Commander (West), United States Army Recruiting Command, Fort Knox, Kentucky to Chief of Staff, V Corps, United States Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany.

Colonel (Promotable) Dennis E. Rogers, Assistant Chief of Staff, G-3, III Corps, Fort Hood, Texas to Deputy Commander/Chief of Staff, United States Army Accessions Command, Fort Monroe, Virginia.

Colonel (Promotable) Michael J. Terry, Director of Plans, Operations and Readiness, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-4, United States Army, Washington, DC to Commander, 13th Corps Support Command, III Corps, Fort Hood, Texas.