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RESUME OF SERVICE CAREER
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GEORGE ALFRED JOULWAN, General


DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH 16 November 1939, Pottsville, Pennsylvania

YEARS OF ACTIVE COMMISSIONED SERVICE Over 33

PRESENT ASSIGNMENT Supreme Allied Commander, Europe, Supreme Headquarters,
Allied Powers Europe/Commander in Chief, United States European Command, Belgium,
APO AE 09705, since October 1993

MILITARY SCHOOLS ATTENDED
The Infantry School, Basic Course
The Armor School, Advanced Course
United States Army Command and General Staff College
United States Army War College

EDUCATIONAL DEGREES
United States Military Academy - BS Degree - No Major
Loyola University - MA Degree - Political Science

FOREIGN LANGUAGE(S) German

MAJOR DUTY ASSIGNMENTS

FROM TO ASSIGNMENT
Aug 61 Jan 62 Student, Infantry Officer Basic Course and Ranger Course, Fort Benning, Georgia
Mar 62 May 63 Platoon Leader, later Executive Officer, Company D, 1st Battle Group, 30th Infantry, 3d Infantry Division, United States Army Europe, Germany
May 63 un 64 Commander, Company A, 1st Battalion, 30th Infantry, 3d Infantry Division, United States Army Europe, Germany
Jun 64 Jun 65 S-3 (Operations), 1st Battalion, 30th Infantry, 3d Infantry Division, United States Army Europe, Germany
Aug 65 Jun 66 Student, Armor Officer Advanced Course, United States Army Armor Center, Fort Knox, Kentucky
Jun 66 Nov 67 Commander, B Company, Commander 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry, 1st Infantry Division, United States Army, Vietnam
Nov 66 Jul 67 S-3 (Operations), 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry, 1st Infantry Division, United States Army, Vietnam
Jul 67 Sep 68 Student, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois
Sep 68 Jun 70 Assistant Professor of Military Science, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois
Jun 70 Jun 71 Student, United States Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
Jun 71 Jan 72 Operations Officer,later S-3 (Operations), 2d Battalion, 327th Infantry, 101st Airborne Division (Airmobile), United States Army, Vietnam
Jan 72 Mar 72 Deputy G-3, Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff G-3 (Operations), 101st Airborne Division (Airmobile), United States Army, Vietnam
Mar 72 Nov 72 Company Tactical Officer, United States Military Academy, West Point, New York
Nov 72 Jul 73 Assistant Executive Officer to Vice Chief of Staff, United States Army, Washington, DC
Aug 73 Jul 74 Special Assistant to the President of the United States, Office of the President, The White House, Washington, DC
Aug 74 Jun 75 Special Assistant to the Supreme Allied Commander, Europe, Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe, Belgium
Jul 75 Mar 77 Commander, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry 1st Infantry Division (Forward), United States Army Europe, Germany
Jun 77 Jun 78 Student, United States Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania
Jun 78 Jun 79 Director, Political and Economical Studies, United States Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania
Jun 79 Sep 81 Commander, 2d Brigade, 3d Infantry Division (Mechanized), United States Army Europe, Germany
Sep 81 Jun 82 Chief of Staff, 3d Infantry Division (Mechanized), United States Army Europe, Germany
Jun 82 Nov 85 Executive to the Chairman, Organization of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Washington, DC
Nov 85 Jun 86 Director, Force Requirements (Combat Support Systems), Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans, United States Army, Washington, DC
Jun 86 Mar 88 Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations, United States Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany
Mar 88 Jul 89 Commanding General, 3d Armored Division, United States Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany
Jul 89 Nov 90 Commanding General, V Corps, United States Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany
Nov 90 Oct 93 Commander in Chief, United States Southern Command, Quarry Heights, Panama

PROMOTIONS

      DATES OF APPOINTMENT
Temporary Permanent
2LT --- 7 Jun 61
1LT 7 Dec 62 7 Jun 64
CPT 15 Dec 64 7 Jun 68
MAJ 28 Feb 68 7 Jun 75
LTC2 2 Jun 74 ---
COL 4 Jan 79 15 Mar 82
BG --- 1 Sep 83
MG --- 1 Sep 86
LTG 1 Sep 89 ---
GEN 21 Nov 90 ---

US DECORATIONS AND BADGES
Defense Distinguished Service Medal
Distinguished Service Medal
Silver Star (with Oak Leaf Cluster)
Legion of Merit (with Oak Leaf Cluster)
Bronze Star Medal with "V" Device (with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters)
Meritorious Service Medal(with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters)
Air Medals
Joint Service Commendation Medal
Army Commendation Medal (with Oak Leaf Cluster)
Combat Infantryman Badge
Presidential Service Badge
Parachutist Badge
Ranger Tab
Expert Infantry Badge
Joint Chiefs of Staff Identification Badge
Army Staff Identification Badge

SOURCE OF COMMISSION USMA

SUMMARY OF JOINT ASSIGNMENTS

ASSIGNMENT DATES GRADE
Special Assistant to the Presidentof the White House, Washington, DC Aug 73-Jul 74 Major/Lieutenant
Special Assistant to the Supreme Allied Headquarters Allied Powers Europe Aug 74-Jun 75 Lieutenant Colonel
Executive to the Chairman, Organization Washington, DC Jun 82-Nov 85 Colonel/Brigadier
Commander in Chief, United States Southern Command, Quarry Heights, Panama Nov 90-Oct 93 General
Supreme Allied Commander, Europe, Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe/Commander in Chief, United States European Command Oct 93-Present General

As of 13 July 1995


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