Vincent K. Brooks

United States General
Born Oct 24, 1958

Vincent Keith Brooks is an American Lieutenant General, who is commanding general of the Third Army. Brooks was the United States Army's Deputy Director of Operations during the War in Iraq. This position again made him visible in the media. He also served as the Chief of Army Public Affairs in The Pentagon. He later was commanding general of the 1st Infantry Division.… Read More

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    U.S. Flies Bombers Near North Korea After Nuke Test
    Huffington Post - Sep 13, 2016
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    Yahoo News - Nov 20, 2015
  • Commander Says The Army Is Back In The Pacific
    Fox News - May 31, 2013
  • Third Army Holds Change Of Responsibility Ceremony The State
    Google News - Sep 17, 2011


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1958 Birth Born on October 24, 1958.


1976 17 Years Old He attended Thomas Jefferson High School in Alexandria, Virginia, for two years and then Jesuit High School in Carmichael, California, and graduated in 1976. … Read More


1980 21 Years Old 1 More Event
He graduated from West Point in 1980. … Read More


2003 44 Years Old Returning to the Pentagon and The Joint Staff in April 2003 he became the Strategic Planner for the War on Terrorism. … Read More


2009 50 Years Old He served as the Commanding General, 1st Infantry Division at Fort Riley, Kansas April 2009 to May 2011 and then became 3rd Army Commanding General.
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