David D. Halverson

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David D. Halverson
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Lieutenant General Halverson, U.S. Army
Allegiance  United States of America
Service/branch  United States Army
Rank US-O9 insignia.svg Lieutenant General

LTG David D. Halverson assumed the duties of the commanding general of the U.S. Army Installation Management Command and Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management April 8, 2014.[1] Previously, he served as deputy commanding general/chief of staff, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command TRADOC. Halverson assumed duties as the Deputy Commanding General/Chief of Staff, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command on 4 June 2012. Halverson's first duty assignment was in the 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas in 1979 where he served as a Battalion Reconnaissance Officer, Battery Fire Direction and Executive Officer and Battalion Adjutant. Since then, Halverson has served in various staff and leadership positions including command at every level from Battery to Post Command. His commands include A Battery, 6th Battalion, 29th Field Artillery, 8th Infantry Division; 2nd Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery, 1st Cavalry Division; 2nd Infantry Division Artillery, Operational Test Command, and Commanding General, Fires Center of Excellence and Fort Sill.


Halverson graduated from the United States Military Academy and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the Field Artillery in June 1979.[2] He attended the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California, where he was awarded a Master of Science degree in Operations Research and Systems Analysis in 1989.

18 March 2013 - Lt. Gen. David Halverson with IG Training & Evaluation GHQ Lt. Gen. Raheel Sharif(Now Gen. Raheel Sharif) at TRADOC Headquarters

Personal life[edit]

Halverson is a die-hard Minnesota sports fan, well known for his love of the Minnesota Vikings, Minnesota Twins and the Wild.[citation needed]


Rank Date
US-O9 insignia.svg Lieutenant General
US-O8 insignia.svg Major General
US-O7 insignia.svg Brigadier General
US-O6 insignia.svg Colonel
US-O5 insignia.svg Lieutenant Colonel
US-O4 insignia.svg Major
US-O3 insignia.svg Captain
US-O2 insignia.svg First Lieutenant
US-O1 insignia.svg Second Lieutenant June, 1979

Awards and decorations[edit]


US Army Airborne basic parachutist badge.gif Parachutist Badge
United States Army Staff Identification Badge.png Army Staff Identification Badge

Medals and ribbons[edit]

Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Defense Distinguished Service Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Defense Superior Service Medal
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Legion of Merit (with 4 Oak Leaf Clusters)
Bronze Star
Defense Superior Service Medal
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Meritorious Service Medal (with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters)
Joint Service Commendation Medal
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Army Commendation Medal
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Army Achievement Medal (with oak leaf cluster)
Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
Humanitarian Service Medal
Joint Meritorious Unit Award
Korea Defense Service Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal


  1. ^ "Installation Management Command welcomes new commander". U.S. Army. Retrieved 30 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "Lieutenant General David D. Halverson". U.S. Army. Retrieved 27 August 2012. 

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