Air Force Names Woman To Sex Assault Prevention Office

Jun 22, 2013

Maj. Gen. Margaret H. Woodward was named to head the Air Force's sexual assault and prevention office.
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June 8, 2013

The Air Force named Maj. Gen. Margaret H. Woodward to head its sexual assault and prevention office after the man heading that effort was arrested for sexual battery.

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