Today, Huan Nguyen, age 60, became the first Vietnamese-born US Navy Rear Admiral. He is the fourth Vietnamese-born general and flag officers. US Army Major General Viet Xuan Luong, age 54, was promoted in 2014 and soon to be US Army Major General Lap The Chau Flora, age 57, was promoted in 2016. Not in picture is US Marine Corps Brigadier General Bill Seely III (promoted in 2016).
According to the official Naval Sea Systems Command Webiste: