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Ann E. Dunwoody

Born: Jan 14, 1953

Birthplace: Fort Belvoir

Nationality: United States

Ann E. Dunwoody

Date of Birth : Jan 14, 1953
Birth Place : Fort Belvoir

Ann Elizabeth Dunwoody is a retired general of the United States Army. She was the first woman in U.S. military and uniformed service history to achieve a four-star officer rank, receiving her fourth star on November 14, 2008. In 2005 Dunwoody became the Army's top-ranking female when she received the promotion to lieutenant general and became the Army's Deputy Chief of Staff, G-4. She was nominated as Commanding General, U.S. Army Materiel Command, by President George W. Bush on June 23, 2008, and confirmed by the Senate one month later. She served in that capacity until August 7, 2012, and retired from the Army on August 15, 2012.

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