Sunday, November 05, 2006

Semper Fi Sig Ep

Sig Ep to become Marine Commandant

James T. Conway, a SigEp alumnus, will shortly become the next Commandant of the Marine Corps. "James Terry Conway is a Lieutenant General in the United States Marine Corps. As of 2006, Conway is the Director of Operations (J-3) on the Joint Staff. Conway is most well known as the Commanding General of the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force from 2002 through 2004 taking part in the 2003 invasion of Iraq and also Operation Vigilant Resolve in Fallujah, Iraq. In August 2006, Conway was confirmed to become the next Commandant of the Marine Corps; he is expected to assume the post of Commandant on November 13, 2006."