Immediate Release

General Officer Assignments

April 26, 2021

The chief of staff of the Army announces the following general officer assignments:

Maj. Gen. Xavier T. Brunson, commanding general, 7th Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, to deputy commanding general, I Corps, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

Maj. Gen. Robert F. Whittle Jr., commanding general, Great Lakes and Ohio River Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Cincinnati, Ohio, to deputy commanding general, U.S. Army North, Joint Base San Antonio, Texas.

Brig. Gen. Matthew L. Eichburg, deputy commanding general (Operations), 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss, Texas, to chief of staff, U.S. Army Central, Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina.

Brig. Gen. Daryl O. Hood, commandant, U.S. Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear School, U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, to deputy director for operations, National Joint Operations Intelligence Center, Operations Team Four, J-3, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.

Brig. Gen. Steven M. Marks, deputy commanding general, 1st Special Forces Command (Airborne), Fort Bragg, North Carolina, to deputy commanding general, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

U.S. Army Reserve

Brig. Gen. John M. Dreska, deputy commander (Troop Program Unit), 311th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), Los Angeles, California, to commander (Troop Program Unit), 311th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), Los Angeles, California.

Brig. Gen. Michael L. Yost, hospital commander (Troop Program Unit), 228th Medical Command Hospital, Forward Detachment 2, U.S. Military Hospital, Operation Spartan Shield, Kuwait, to deputy commander for professional services (Troop Program Unit), 807th Medical Command (Deployment Support), Saint Charles, Missouri.