MAJOR GENERAL RICHARD P. MUSTION
UNITED STATES ARMY
Major General (MG) Richard P. Mustion is the Commander of the U.S. Army Human Resources Command located in Fort Knox, Kentucky. A native of Waynesville, Missouri, MG Mustion was commissioned in the Adjutant General’s Corps through the Reserve Officer Training Program (ROTC) at Central Missouri State University in Warrensburg, Missouri in May 1981.
MG Mustion has served in command and staff positions in the continental United States, Germany, Korea and Iraq with the 1st Infantry Division (Mechanized), 2nd Armored Division (Forward), 2nd Armored Division, 4th Infantry Division, III U.S. Corps, 2nd U.S. Army, Eighth U.S. Army, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, U.S. Army Human Resources Command, Department of the Army, Office of the Secretary of Defense and the Multi-National Force-Iraq.
His key assignments include: command of Company D, 498th Support Battalion, the 1st Personnel Services Company, the 502nd Personnel Services Battalion and the 8th Personnel Command; Deputy G1/AG, 2nd Armored Division (Forward) and 1st Infantry Division; Army Chief of Staff, G1/AG, 4th Infantry Division; Reserve Component Advisor, 2nd Army; Combat Service Support and Force Integration Officer, Force XXI Experimental Force Coordination Cell; Recorder, DA Secretariat for Officer Selection Boards; Personnel Policy Staff Officer, and Director, Army G-1 Strategic Initiatives Group; Adjutant General for U.S. Forces Korea and Eighth U.S. Army; Military Assistant to the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness; C1, Director of Personnel, Multi-National Forces-Iraq; Commandant of the Adjutant General School, Chief of the Adjutant General Corps, and Chief, Army Bands; Commanding General, U.s. Army Solider Support Institute; 64th Adjutant General of the U.S. Army; and, he last served as the Director of Military Personnel Management, Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1. MG Mustion assumed command of the U.S. Army Human Resources Command on August 10, 2012.
MG Mustion is a graduate of the Adjutant General’s Corps Officer basic and Advance courses, Combined Arms Staff Services School, Command and General Staff College and the Army War College. He holds a Master of Arts in Public Administration and a Master of National Strategic Studies. MG Mustion is the recipient of numerous military awards.