Maj. Gen. Robert Durbin bids farewell to 1st Infantry Division
Story by: Fort Riley Public Affairs
In a 1st Infantry Division review and change of responsibility ceremony July 17, 2008,
Brig. Gen. Perry L. Wiggins assumed command of the 1st Inf. Div. and Fort Riley. Wiggins assumed command from Maj. Gen. Robert E. Durbin, who has been in command for nearly a year and was nominated July 11 for promotion to the rank of lieutenant general and assignment as special assistant to the chief of staff, Army for enterprise management, Washington, D.C.
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Durbin's replacement will be named at a later date and will assume command of the division later this year.