Lessons From War With Gen. Odierno Part 1
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LESSONS FROM WAR WITH GEN. ODIERNO PART 1
This is another installment in our Lessons from War project, in which Jan C. Scruggs interviews prominent Americans about their experiences concerning the Vietnam War and veterans. Today we present the first half of our interview with Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno.
Gen. Odierno became the 38th Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army on Sept. 7, 2011. Gen. Odierno attended the United States Military Academy at West Point, graduating in 1976 with a commission in Field Artillery. From October 2001 to June 2004, Gen. Odierno commanded the 4th Infantry Division, leading the division during Operation Iraqi Freedom from April 2003 to March 2004. From December 2006 to February 2008, he served as the Commanding General, Multi-National Corps – Iraq (III Corps) as the operational commander of the surge of forces. Later, he served as the Commanding General, Multi- National Force – Iraq and subsequently United…
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