Gen. Joe Dunford

Commander, U.S. Forces, Afghanistan

Facts

Age: 59

Date of birth: 1955

Place of birth: Boston

Nationality: United States of America

Wife's name: Ellyn Dunford

Graduated :Boston College High School in 1973. He is a graduate of the United States Army War College, Ranger School, and Amphibious Warfare School.

Occupation: is a four-star general in the United States Marine Corps and the 32nd and current Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps.

Honnor to All

On October 10, 2012, General Dunford was nominated by President Barack Obama to lead U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan

He is a general in the United States Marine Corps and the 36th Commandant of the Marine Corps. Prior to this, he served as commander of the International Security Assistance Force and United States Forces- Afghanistan from February 2013 until August 2014.



Because of what he has done for the U.S. By using leadership skills like bravery, cleverness, sacrifice, and other leadership qualities he has helped thousands of other protect America in Afghanistan.