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MG David Wilson

Commanding General


Major General (MG) David Wilson currently serves as the Commanding General of the U.S. Army Sustainment Command. 

Prior to that, MG Wilson served as the 8th Commanding General of the 8th Theater Sustainment Command at Fort Shafter, Hawaii.

MG Wilson was commissioned as a Field Artillery Officer upon graduation from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, in 1991. Upon selection for promotion to Brigadier General, he served as the 40th Chief of Ordnance and Commandant of the United States Army Ordnance School at Fort Lee, VA.

He has deployed numerous times in support of both contingency and named operations such as Operation Restore/Continue Hope, Operation Uphold Democracy, Operation Desert Thunder, Operation Iraqi Freedom I, and Operation Iraqi Freedom 09-10.

His military education includes Field Artillery Officer Basic Course, Combined Logistics Officer Advanced Course, Command and General Staff College, and the Industrial College of the Armed Forces.

His awards and decorations include the Distinguished Service Medal, Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit (with 2 Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters), Bronze Star Medal (with 1 Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster), Meritorious Service Medal (with 4 Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters), Combat Action Badge, Expert Infantryman Badge, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, and The Army Staff Identification Badges.

MG Wilson holds a B.S. in Business Administration from The Citadel, a M.S. in General Administration from Central Michigan University, and a M.S. in National Resource Strategy from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces.

 He is married and they have two daughters.