Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today that the president has made the following nomination:
Marine Corps Lt. Gen. David H. Berger for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general, and for assignment as commander, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Pacific; and commanding general, Fleet Marine Force Pacific. Berger is currently serving as the commanding general, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California.
Release No: NR-191-16
June 02, 2016