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General Officer Announcement

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Release No: NR-153-18
May 17, 2018

Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis announced today that the president has made the following nomination:

Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Joseph L. Osterman for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general, and assignment as commanding general, I Marine Expeditionary Force.  Osterman is currently serving as the deputy commander, U.S. Special Operations Command, Tampa, Florida.