Immediate Release

Flag Officer Announcement

June 23, 2021

Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III announced today that the president has made the following nomination:

Rear Adm. Daniel W. Dwyer, U.S. Navy, for appointment to the rank of vice admiral and assignment as commander, Second Fleet/commander, Joint Forces Command Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia. Dwyer is currently serving as director, Plans and Policy, J5, United States Cyber Command, Fort Meade, Maryland.