Daniel B. Allyn
|Daniel B. Allyn|
General Daniel Allyn
Commanding General, U.S. Army Forces Command
|Born||1959/1960 (age 53–54)
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Years of service||1981 – Present|
|Commands held||United States Army Forces Command
XVIII Airborne Corps
1st Cavalry Division
|Battles/wars||Operation Urgent Fury
Operation Just Cause
Operation Desert Storm
Operation Desert Spring
Operation Enduring Freedom
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Daniel B. Allyn is a United States Army General, he is currently the commander of United States Army Forces Command, the largest United States Army command and provider of expeditionary, campaign-capable land forces to combatant commanders. He assumed his current command on May 10, 2013. Previous to this assignment Allyn was the commander of the XVIII Airborne Corps from 2012-2013.
Allyn graduated from the US Military Academy at West Point, New York in 1981. He went on to serve overseas in Korea, Grenada, Egypt, Panama, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Iraq and Afghanistan as a combat infantryman and a master parachutist.
- Cuningham, Henry (3 April 2010). "Allyn leaving Bragg for Fort Hood". The Fayetteville Observer. Retrieved 4 July 2013.
- "FORSCOM | The United States Army". Forscom.army.mil. Retrieved 2013-07-03.
- "Maj. Gen. Joseph Anderson nominated to command Fort Bragg, 18th Airborne Corps". Fayobserver.com. 2013-05-09. Retrieved 2013-07-03.
- , Army.mil, May 10, 2013
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- Official Bio as Chief of Staff, XVIII Airborne Corps
- Maj. Gen. Joseph Anderson nominated to command Fort Bragg, 18th Airborne Corps
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