The Seventeenth Circuit is honored to congratulate Judge Edward Merrigan who was recently promoted to the rank of Brigadier General in the United States Army Reserve! We are very proud of Judge Merrigan’s service in the judiciary and service to our country. His executive nomination was confirmed by the United States Senate on April 26, 2018.
“Colonel Edward H. Merrigan, Jr., United States Army Reserve, for promotion to the rank of brigadier general and assignment as Commander (Troop Program Unit), Great Lakes Training Division, 84th Training Command, Fort Sheridan, Illinois. He is currently serving as Chief of Staff (Troop Program Unit), 108th Training Command (Initial Entry Training), Charlotte, North Carolina.”