FOX ISLAND, Washington. Video from Major General Paul Eaton to President Bush and Congress. Major General Paul Easton is a retired United States Army General and former Office of Security Transition Commanding General. He was in charge of training the Iraqi military from 2003 to 2004. Eaton was commissioned upon graduation from the U.S. Military Academy in 1972. He is fluent in French, receiving a Master of Arts from Middlebury College in French Grammar and Civilization.
Eaton's awards and decorations include the Distinguished Service Medal, Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit (with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters), Meritorious Service Medal (with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Commendation Medal (with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Achievement Medal, Expert Infantryman Badge, Parachutist Badge, Ranger Tab, and the Joint Chiefs of Staff Identification Badge.
* 'For his failures, Rumsfeld must go'; an article by General Eaton on the International Herald Tribune, March 20, 2006
* 'A Top-Down Review for the Pentagon'; an article by General Eaton on the New York Times, March 19, 2006
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