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General Officer Announcement

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced today that the President has made the following nomination:

Marine Corps LtGen. Robert E. Schmidle Jr., for appointment to the rank of Lieutenant General as Principal Deputy Director, Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation, Office of the Secretary of Defense. Schmidle is currently serving as the Deputy Commander, Aviation, Headquarters, US Marine Corps.

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BGen selects below.

Colonel Julian D. Alford,

Colonel Norman L. Cooling,

Colonel Karsten S. Heckl,

Colonel William M. Jurney,

Colonel Tracy W. King,

Colonel Michael E. Langley,

Colonel Christopher J. Mahoney,

Colonel Austin E. Renforth,

Colonel Paul J. Rock, Jr.,

Colonel Joseph F. Shrader,