Observations from Soldiering in Iraq
A 2006 Citigroup Foundation Lecture from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
Thursday, March 23, 2006
Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Annenberg Auditorium735 S. State Street
1120 Weill Hall
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Lieutenant General David Petraeus, Commander of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth. General Petraeus served in Iraq as the first commander of the Multinational Security Transition Command – Iraq from June 2004 to September 2005, during which he was responsible for helping organize, train, and equip Iraq 's security forces. He previously commanded the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) in the first year of Operation Iraqi Freedom.