IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Flag Officer Announcements


Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis announced today that the president has made the following nominations:

Navy Rear Adm. DeWolfe H. Miller III, for appointment to the rank of vice admiral, and for assignment as commander, Naval Air Forces; and commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, San Diego, California.  Miller is currently serving as director, Air Warfare Division, N98, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia. 

Navy Rear Adm. Frederick J. Roegge, for appointment to the rank of vice admiral, and for assignment as president, National Defense University, Washington, District of Columbia. Roegge is currently serving as commander, Submarine Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.