Immediate Release

General Officer Announcement

Aug. 5, 2021

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

Air Force Maj. Gen. David J. Julazadeh for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general, and assignment as deputy chief of staff for capability development, Supreme Allied Command Transformation, Norfolk, Virginia. Julazadeh is currently serving as chief of staff, Headquarters, U.S. European Command, Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Germany.