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James C. McConville

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

James Charles McConville[1] (born April 14, 1959) is a United States Army general who serves as the 40th Chief of Staff of the Army.[2] He previously served as the 36th Vice Chief of Staff of the Army from June 16, 2017 to July 26, 2019. Prior to that, he served as the Army's Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel (G1). He assumed his current assignment on August 9, 2019.

Early life and education

McConville was born in Quincy, Massachusetts. He graduated from the United States Military Academy, and was commissioned as an Aviation officer in the United States Army in 1981.[3] He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Military Academy, a Master of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology, and was a 2002 National Security Fellow at Harvard University.

Military career

McConville's command assignments include Commanding General of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), where he also served as the Commanding General of Combined Joint Task Force-101, Operation Enduring Freedom; Deputy Commanding General (support) of Combined Joint Task Force-101, Operation Enduring Freedom; Commander of 4th Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, Operation Iraqi Freedom; Commander of 2nd Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault); and Commander of C Troop, 2nd Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division (Light).

McConville's key staff assignments include the U.S. Army Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1; Chief of Legislative Liaison; Executive Officer to the Vice Chief of Staff of the Army; G-3 for 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault); J5 strategic planner for U.S. Special Operations Command; S-3 for 25th Combat Aviation Brigade; S-3 for 5th Squadron, 9th Cavalry; and S-3 for Flight Concepts Division.

McConville is a Master Army Aviator qualified in the OH-58 Kiowa Warrior, the AH-64D Longbow Apache, the AH-6, AH-1 Cobra and other aircraft. He was nominated for appointment to Vice Chief of Staff of the Army on April 24, 2017.[4][5]

Awards and decorations

Combat Action Badge.svg
  Combat Action Badge
US Army Master Aviator Badge.png
  Master Army Aviator Badge
  Air Assault Badge
United States Air Force Parachutist Badge.svg
  Basic Parachutist Badge
United States Army Staff Identification Badge.png
  Army Staff Identification Badge
US 101st Airborne Division patch.svg
101st Airborne Division Combat Service Identification Badge
17th Cavalry Regiment Distinctive Unit Insignia
6 Overseas Service Bars
Army Distinguished Service Medal with one bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze oakleaf-3d.svg
Bronze oakleaf-3d.svg
Legion of Merit with two oak leaf clusters
Bronze oakleaf-3d.svg
Bronze oakleaf-3d.svg
Bronze Star Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Defense Meritorious Service Medal with oak leaf cluster
Bronze oakleaf-3d.svg
Bronze oakleaf-3d.svg
Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Award numeral 2.svg
Air Medal with bronze award numeral 2
Joint Service Commendation Medal
Army Commendation Medal with oak leaf cluster
Bronze oakleaf-3d.svg
Bronze oakleaf-3d.svg
Bronze oakleaf-3d.svg
Army Achievement Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Joint Meritorious Unit Award with oak leaf cluster
National Defense Service Medal with one bronze service star
Afghanistan Campaign Medal with two campaign stars
Iraq Campaign Medal with two campaign stars
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Army Service Ribbon
Award numeral 4.png
Army Overseas Service Ribbon with award numeral 4
NATO Medal for service with ISAF


  1. ^ a b Register of Graduates and Former Cadets, United States Military Academy. 1986. Page 875.
  2. ^ US Army (9 August 2019) Get to know the 40th Chief of Staff of the Army Video Clip
  3. ^ Nato Biography, James C. McConville
  4. ^ Myers, Meghann (April 25, 2017). "Army personnel boss nominated to be next vice chief of staff". ArmyTimes. Retrieved April 27, 2017.
  5. ^ McBride, Courtney (April 25, 2017). "Army G-1 nominated to serve as vice chief". Inside Defense. Retrieved April 27, 2017.

External links

Military offices
Preceded by
Daniel B. Allyn
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army
Succeeded by
Joseph M. Martin
Preceded by
Mark A. Milley
Chief of Staff of the Army
Order of precedence
Preceded by
David H. Berger
as Commandant of the Marine Corps
Order of Precedence of the United States
as Chief of Staff of the United States Army
Succeeded by
Michael M. Gilday
as Chief of Naval Operations
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