TITLE

JIM JONES A Lion in Winter

AUTHOR(S)
Timberg, Robert
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Nov2006, Vol. 132 Issue 11, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on General James L. Jones, who leads the U.S. European Command and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's armed forces. He is retiring from the U.S. Armed Forces services in early 2007 after completing a 40-year career. He commanded the ceremonial rifle of the Marine Barracks in Washington 30 years ago. Jones was promoted as general in 1999. He is one of nine combatant commanders and the only one deployed outside the U.S.
ACCESSION #
23176970

 

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