February 22, 2006
Lt. Gen. David Petraeus, commander of the Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, reportedly will become the commander of U.S. military forces in Iraq.
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Lt. Gen. David Petraeus has been selected to replace Gen. George Casey Jr. as the top military commander in Iraq.
Fort's college celebrates milestone
"This is a significant milestone," said Lt. Gen. David Petraeus, an Iraq war veteran who now serves as the school's commandant.
After he led the 101st Airborne Division into Iraq's Al-Anbar province in spring 2003, Lt. Gen. David Petraeus found himself facing a challenge that couldn't be fixed with guns or artillery.