Archive: September, 2011

HRC deputy becomes Army's first female African-American major general
September 29, 2011
Maj. Gen. Marcia M. Anderson receives her second star from husband Amos during a Sept. 29 ceremony at Fort Knox, Ky. The U.S. Army Accessions Command and Fort Knox commanding general, Lt. Gen. Benjamin Freakley (at left), watches the pinning of the two-star rank. Anderson, deputy commanding general of the U.S. Army Human Resources Command, is the first-ever female U.S. Army African-American officer to obtain the rank of major general. (Photo Credit: Sally Harding, Ft Knox VI)