Public Papers

Nomination of Carl E. Mundy, Jr., To Be Commandant of the United States Marine Corps


The President today announced his intention to nominate Lieutenant General Carl E. Mundy, Jr., to be Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, in the grade of general. He will succeed General A.M. Gray.

General Mundy is currently serving as the commanding general, Fleet Marine Force Atlantic/II Marine Expeditionary Force/Fleet Marine Force Europe. Previously, he served as Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans, Policies, and Operations, Headquarters Marine Corps, and Marine Corps Operations Deputy to the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1986 - 1990).

General Mundy is a native of Atlanta, GA. He is married to the former Linda Sloan, and they have three children.