Navy Secretary Ray Mabus and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jon Greenert announced the following flag officer assignments Friday:
■ Rear Adm. John Christenson will be assigned as chief of staff, U.S. European Command, Stuttgart, Germany. Christenson is serving as deputy U.S. military representative to NATO Military Committee, Brussels.
■ Rear Adm. David Steindl will be assigned as commander, Navy Personnel Command/deputy chief of naval personnel, Millington, Tenn. Steindl is serving as commander, Carrier Strike Group 1, San Diego.
■ Rear Adm. Alma Grocki will be assigned as deputy chief of staff for fleet maintenance, Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Grocki is serving as Navy Reserve deputy chief of staff for fleet maintenance, Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor.