Army's newest four-star general takes the helm
The Army's newest four-star general took the helm of the service's most prominent Hampton Roads command Friday a job that comes with big challenges as the Army works to remake itself after more than a decade of fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan.
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James promoted to major general
Thomas S. James Jr., who grew up in Greenville and graduated from J.L. Mann High School, became a major general in the Army in a promotion ceremony earlier this year at the Frontier Conference Center at Fort Leavenworth, Kan.
Brig. Gen. Michael Lundy will assume Fort Rucker command at March 20 ceremonies
U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence and Fort Rucker's new leader will officially take over command March 20. Brig.
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U.S. Pacific Command has a new deputy commander
Army Maj. Gen. Anthony Crutchfield, who has been chief of staff at U.S. Pacific Command since 2012, has been selected as its newest deputy commander at Camp Smith and will receive his third star, the Pentagon announced.
New commander at Fort Leavenworth
The Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth, Kan., welcomed a new commanding general Thursday, according to information from the Army.