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Mississippi National Guard, general officer promotion ceremony

Colonel Amos P. Parker, Jr. will be promoted

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) - Feb. 15 at 2:00 pm, the Mississippi National Guard will conduct a general officer promotion ceremony.

The ceremony will be at the MSNG Joint Force Headquarters Auditorium located at 1410 Riverside drive in Jackson.

Colonel Amos P. Parker, Jr. will be promoted to brigadier general.

53-year-old Parker is a Summit native.

He is currently assigned as the Assistant Adjutant General-Army at the MSNG JFH and has served in the Mississippi Army National Guard for almost 33 years.

All media are asked to arrive no later than 1:30 pm for coverage and are asked to confirm attendance by contacting Lt. Col. Christian Patterson at 601-313-6349 or christian.patterson.mil@mail.mil. 
 


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