CENTCOM Commander in Chief (3rd) General H. Norman Schwarzkopf
General H. Norman Schwarzkopf served as the 3rd Commander in Chief (CinC), United States Central Command (CENTCOM) from November 23, 1989 to August 9, 1991.
General Schwarzkopf led all coalition forces in the Persian Gulf War*.
*The Gulf War (2 August 1990 – 28 February 1991), codenamed Operation Desert Shield (2 August 1990 – 17 January 1991), for operations leading to the buildup of troops and defense of Saudi Arabia and Operation Desert Storm (17 January 1991 – 28 February 1991) was a war waged by coalition forces from 34 nations led by the United States against Iraq in response to Iraq's invasion and annexation of Kuwait.
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