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Payne GEN 2

Congratulations, General Payne!

John Payne was promoted to the rank of Brigadier General on July 15th, 2017 in a ceremony at Camp Robinson, Arkansas.  John has served 29 years in the United States Army and is a veteran of Operation Just Cause in Panama and our nation’s conflict in Iraq.  John has command experience at the company, battalion and brigade level.  He commanded the 77th Aviation Brigade from 2010 to 2013 including service in Iraq where he led “Task Force Peacemaker” in support of the 36th and 25th Infantry Divisions across Southern Iraq. John has flown Army helicopters on four continents and in support of three named operations.

Congratulations and thank you for your service!