William B. Caldwell

William B. Caldwell

United States General
Born 1954

William B. Caldwell, IV, a United States Army Lieutenant General, is the commanding general of United States Army North and senior commander of Fort Sam Houston. He previously served as Commander, NATO Training Mission – Afghanistan, as well as Commanding General, Combined Security Transition Command - Afghanistan. At United States Army North Caldwell replaced Guy C. Swan III, who retired. In Afghanistan Caldwell replaced Major General Richard P.… Read More

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1954 Birth Born on January 24, 1954.


1976 22 Years Old After graduation from West Point in 1976, Caldwell served in posts throughout the country and overseas. … Read More


2001 47 Years Old Caldwell's duties once again tested his readiness and flexibility after the September 11 attacks in 2001. … Read More
2002 48 Years Old In July 2002 Caldwell was assigned as senior military assistant to the deputy secretary of defense, Paul Wolfowitz. … Read More


2004 50 Years Old From May 2004 until June 2006 Caldwell served as the Commanding General of the 82nd Airborne Division. … Read More
2007 53 Years Old Caldwell was promoted to the rank of lieutenant general in June 2007 and served as the Commanding General of the Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. … Read More
2009 55 Years Old Caldwell assumed command of the NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan (NTM-A)/Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan (CSTC-A) on November 21, 2009. … Read More
2011 57 Years Old The Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoDIG) conducted an investigation into the allegations and determined that Caldwell and his deputy Major General Gary S. Patton sought in 2011 to restrict contact with a team of investigators probing allegations of corruption and sub-standard patient care at Dawood National Military Hospital. … Read More
2013 59 Years Old Caldwell turned over command of U.S. Army North to Lieutenant General Perry L. Wiggins on September 4, 2013, and retired from the military on November 1, 2013. … Read More
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