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Harris Cochrane is a United States Army General, previously serving as the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, before being fired by Tom Kirkman after disregarding a direct order. In The Oath we learn that he served, 2 1/2 years before the attack on the Capital, as head of NORCOM. He informed the president that that file had been removed from his computer by the Secretary of Defense.


Season 1 appearances
Pilot The First Day The Confession
The Enemy The Mission The Interrogation
The Traitor The Results The Blueprint
The Oath Warriors The End of the Beginning
Backfire Commander-in-Chief One Hundred Days
Party Lines The Ninth Seat Lazarus
Misalliance Bombshell Brace for Impact
Preceded by:
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Succeeded by:
Admiral Chernow