Commanding General, United States Army Training and Doctrine Command


Commanding General, United States Army Training and Doctrine Command
Commanding General
United States Army Training
and Doctrine Command

GEN Cone ACU High Resolution.jpg

Incumbent:
GEN Robert W. Cone
Since: April 29, 2011
First GEN William E. DePuy
Formation July 1, 1973
Website Official Website

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The Commanding General of United States Army Training and Doctrine Command (CG TRADOC) is the head of United States Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC).[1] They head approximately 27,000 soldiers and 11,000 civilians who work at 21 installations across the continental United States.[2] As commander, one of their main duties is to study a number of ideas and initiatives as outlined in previous TRADOC Campaign Plans and create a plan of action for the future.[3][4] Implementations made can affect TRADOC's 32 schools as well as other training throughout the United States Army. The current Commanding General is General Robert W. Cone who has held this position since April 29, 2011.[5]

List of TRADOC Commanding Generals

Name Photo Term began Term ended
1. GEN William E. DePuy William E DuPuy.jpg July 1, 1973 June 30, 1977
2. GEN Donn A. Starry Donn A Starry.jpg July 1, 1977 July 31, 1981
3. GEN Glenn K. Otis GlennOtis.JPG August 1, 1981 March 10, 1983
4. GEN William R. Richardson Official Military Portrait of General William R. Richardson 1984.jpg March 11, 1983 June 29, 1986
5. GEN Carl E. Vuono CarlVuono.JPEG June 30, 1986 June 11, 1987
6. GEN Maxwell R. Thurman Maxwell R Thurman.jpg June 29, 1987 August 1, 1989
7. GEN John W. Foss John W Foss.jpg August 2, 1989 August 22, 1991
8. GEN Frederick M. Franks, Jr. Frederick m franks.jpg August 23, 1991 October 26, 1994
9. GEN William W. Hartzog William Hartzog.JPEG October 27, 1994 September 13, 1998
10. GEN John N. Abrams JohnAbrams.JPG September 14, 1998 November 6, 2002
11. GEN Kevin P. Byrnes KevinByrnes.gif November 7, 2002 August 8, 2005
(Acting) LTG Anthony R. Jones AnthonyJones.gif August 9, 2005 October 12, 2005
12. GEN William S. Wallace William S. Wallace.jpg October 13, 2005 December 7, 2008
13. GEN Martin E. Dempsey General Martin E Dempsy in ACUs.jpg December 8, 2008 April 11, 2011
(Acting) LTG John E. Sterling, Jr. JohnSterling.JPG April 11, 2011 April 28, 2011
14. GEN Robert W. Cone GEN Cone ACU High Resolution.jpg April 29, 2011 Incumbent

See also

References

  1. ^ Unknown (April 27, 2011). "TRADOC Organization". www.tradoc.army.mil. United States Army Training and Doctrine Command. http://www.tradoc.army.mil/orgchart.htm. Retrieved August 1, 2011. 
  2. ^ ADMIN (May 3, 2011). "Cone takes aim at future as new TRADOC commander". South Carolina Military News. South Carolina National Guard. http://scmilitarynews.com/2011/05/03/cone-takes-aim-at-future-as-new-tradoc-commander/. Retrieved August 1, 2011. 
  3. ^ Unknown (June 7, 2011). "About TRADOC". www.tradoc.army.mil. United States Army Training and Doctrine Command. http://www.tradoc.army.mil/about.htm. Retrieved August 1, 2011. 
  4. ^ Unknown (July 27, 2011). "TRADOC Focus Areas". www.tradoc.army.mil. United States Army Training and Doctrine Command. http://www.tradoc.army.mil/CG%20TRADOC%20Priorities.htm. Retrieved August 1, 2011. 
  5. ^ Unknown (April 29, 2011). "General Robert W. Cone". www.tradoc.army.mil. United States Army Training and Doctrine Command. http://www.tradoc.army.mil/Bio.htm. Retrieved August 1, 2011. 

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