The purge continues:
Ninety lieutenant colonels and 131 colonels were selected for early retirement by the Selective Early Retirement Board that met Dec. 9, according to data provided to Air force Times on Wednesday by the Air Force Personnel Center.
The officers were notified of their selection Jan. 23 and are assigned a July 1 retirement date.
This SERB is one of several force management programs the cash-strapped Air Force is using this fiscal year to try to get down to authorized end-strength levels.
The selectees, by competitive category:
Line of the Air Force: 69 lieutenant colonels and 105 colonels.
Nurse Corps: Seven lieutenant colonels and seven colonels.
Biomedical Service Corps: Six lieutenant colonels and four colonels.
Judge Advocate General: Six lieutenant colonels and 11 colonels.
Medical Services Corps: Two lieutenant colonels and four colonels.
Full article: 90 lieutenant colonels, 131 colonels selected for early retirement (Air Force Times)