From the Fort Benning Office of Public Affairs
FORT BENNING, GA – The Maneuver Center of Excellence will bid farewell to the chief of Armor, Brig. Gen. Thomas S. James, and the chief of Infantry, Col. Walter E. Piatt, at a joint ceremony at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, June 22 at Marshall Auditorium in McGinnis-Wickam Hall.
James has been reassigned to Fort Hood, Texas, where he will assume the duties of deputy commanding general of the 1st Cavalry Division.
Piatt has been reassigned to Fort Drum, N.Y., where he will assume the duties of deputy commanding general of the 10th Mountain Division (Light) this summer.
The incoming Infantry and Armor Commandants are expected to arrive later this summer.