Army Names Almost 500 Officers for Promotion to Colonel
The U.S. Army has identified almost 500 officers for promotion to the rank of colonel.
The Army released the results of the FY16 Army Competitive Category Colonel Promotion selection board that met earlier this year. The Senate must confirm the list before the service can schedule promotions.
The board selected 463 officers for promotion, including 205 officers from the Operations (OPS) category, 149 officers from Operations Support (OS) and 109 from Force Sustainment (FS).
The six branches with the highest... more