U.S. Army Europe deputy commanding general departs for new assignment


May 28, 2013

By U.S. Army Europe Public Affairs

WIESBADEN, Germany – U.S. Army Europe’s Deputy Commanding General, Maj. Gen. James C. Boozer Sr., departed Europe today in route to his new assignment as the commander of U.S. Army Japan and I Corps (Forward) at Camp Zama, Japan.

Boozer’s responsibilities have been assumed by USAREUR Commanding General Lt. Gen. Donald Campbell and Chief of Staff Col. Thomas Mayfield until Maj. Gen. Richard Longo arrives to assume the duties of the deputy commander.

Longo comes to USAREUR from the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, where he served as the deputy commander in 2011.

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