Joseph F. Dunford, Jr. Military Person

Joseph f dunford jr

Joseph F. Dunford, Jr. (born 1955) is a four-star general in the United States Marine Corps and the 32nd and current Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps. He previously commanded several units, and is noted for leading the 5th Marine Regiment during the 2003 invasion of Iraq. He assumed his current assignment on October 23, 2010. Dunford was born in Boston, Massachusetts in 1955, and raised in Quincy, Massachusetts. He graduated from Saint Michael's College in June 1977, and earned his commission that month. He graduated Boston College High School in 1973. He is a graduate of the United States Army War College, Ranger School, and Amphibious Warfare School. He holds a Master of Arts degree in Government from Georgetown University and a second Master of Arts in International Relations from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. In 1978, Dunford served in the 1st Marine Division as a platoon and company commander in 3rd Battalion 1st Marines and a company commander in 1st Battalion 9th Marines unit 1981.

Personal details

Date of birth
September 5th, 1955
Nationality
United States of America

Education

1. Georgetown University Colleges/University

Georgetown University is a private research university in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1789, it is the oldest Jesuit and Catholic university in the United States. Georgetown's main campus, located in Washington's Georgetown neighborhood, is noted for Healy Hall, a National Historic Landmark in the Romanesque revival style. Georgetown operates a law center on Capitol Hill and auxiliary campuses in Italy, Turkey, and Qatar.

Institution info

Type Private university
Endowment
2013. 1.29 bil. $
2010. 1.01 bil. $
Institution colors
Founded
January 23rd, 1789
Headquarters
37th and O St NW, 20057 - Washington, D.C., United States of America
Undergraduates
2012. 7,552
2011. 7,590
2010. 7,579
2009. 7,196
Postgraduates
2012. 9,805
2011. 9,540
2010. 9,358
Acceptance rate
2012. 17.0 %
2011. 18.1 %
2010. 20.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 44.3 K $
2010. 39.8 K $
Official web page www.georgetown.edu
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People attended Georgetown University connected by profession and/or age

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2. United States Army War College Colleges/University

The United States Army War College is a United States Army school located in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, on the 500 acre (2 km²) campus of the historic Carlisle Barracks. It caters to high-level military personnel and civilians and prepares them for strategic leadership responsibilities.

Founded
1901
Headquarters
122 Forbes Avenue, 17013 - Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Postgraduates
2012. 800
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People attended United States Army War College connected by profession and/or age

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b. 1959., Military Person
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b. 1895., Military Person
b. 1862., Military Person

3. Saint Michael's College Colleges/University

Saint Michael's College is a private, residential liberal arts Catholic college. The 440-acre (1.8 km) campus is located in Colchester, Vermont, United States. It was founded in 1904 by the Society of Saint Edmund, a French order of Catholic priests.

Institution info

Type Private school
Endowment
2010. 58.2 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1904
Headquarters
One Winooski Park, 05439 - Colchester, Vermont
Undergraduates
2010. 1,899
2009. 1,933
Postgraduates
2010. 558
Acceptance rate
2010. 78.0 %
Local tuition
2010. 34.6 K $
Official web page www.smcvt.edu
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People attended Saint Michael's College connected by profession and/or age

b. 1934., Military Person
b. 1945., Military Person
b. 1953., Politician
b. 1957., Politician
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b. 1945., Politician
b. 1979., Professional Ice hockey Player
b. 1940., U.S. Congressperson

Military service

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US Marines

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