Canadian General Is Deputy Commander Of Coalition Forces In Iraq?

Posted on Saturday, March 17 at 09:06 by Anonymous
A news release from DND (Feb 14, 2005): Colonel Peter Devlin will be promoted Brigadier-General and appointed Deputy Commanding General US III Corps in Texas. http://www.forces.gc.ca/site/newsroom/view_news_e.asp?id=1594 And the deployment notice for III Corp to rotate to Iraq: http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/iraq_orbat.htm The current overall commander of III Corp is: LENNOX, WILLIAM J., JR.Brigadier General Chief of Staff, III Corps and Fort Hood, Fort Hood, Texas Assistant Chief of Staff, C-3/J-3/G-3, United Nations Command/Combined Forces Command, United States Forces Korea/Eighth United States Army, Korea. http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Jun1998/m06121998_m100-98.html [It's not unusual for Canadian Soldiers who are serving with our allies to be deployed as the rest of their units are. -DrC]

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