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Immediate Release

Flag Officer Announcement

Jan. 10, 2022

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

Navy Vice Adm. Frank D. Whitworth III for reappointment to the rank of vice admiral, and assignment as director, National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, Springfield, Virginia. Whitworth is currently serving as director of intelligence, J-2, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.