Trump Nominates First Black Woman To Serve As Brigadier General Rank

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Image Credits: Lance Cpl Mackenzie Fallon/U.S. Marine Corps.

President Donald Trump has nominated Marine Corps Col. Lorna Mahlock to be the first black female brigadier general, according to the military branch’s media office.

Secretary of Defense James Mattis made the announcement on Tuesday, CNN reports.

Mahlock is currently stationed at the Marines’ Operations, Plans, Policies, and Operations Directorate in Washington, D.C.

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