Maj. Gen. James E. DonaldDeputy Commanding General
U.S. Army, Pacific (USARPAC)

    Maj. Gen. James E. Donald served as Deputy Commanding General for the US Army, Pacific, from June 1998 to August 2000. Commissioned through ROTC, he graduated from the University of Mississippi in 1970, and went on to earn a Masters in Organizational Behavior from the University of Missouri at Kansas City. He is a veteran of Operation Desert Storm.

     Donald’s significant duty assignments include serving as Deputy J-3 (Operations), for the US Pacific Command in Hawaii from 1995-1996. After that he was Assistant Division Commander (Operations), for the 25th Infantry Division (Light), at Schofield Barracks. Subsequent to his duty as Deputy Commanding General for USARPAC, Donald served as Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1, for the US Army Forces Command (FORSCOM) at Fort McPherson, Georgia.

    Among Donald’s major decorations are the Distinguished Service Medal, the Defense Superior Service Medal, the Legion of Merit, and the Bronze Star Medal. He retired on 1 January 2004.



USARPAC postures and prepares the force for unified land operations, responds to threats, sustains and protects the force, and builds military relationships that develop partner defense capacity in order to contribute to a stable and secure U.S. Pacific Command area of responsibility.


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