Lt Gen J. Anderson Billy

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Lieutenant General Joseph Anderson was born 14th september 1959 the assumed command of the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command (IJC) on February 8, 2014. He also serves as the Deputy Commanding General, US Forces – Afghanistan (USFOR-A), and as the Commanding General, XVIII Airborne Corps and Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He most recently commanded the 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, Colorado from November 2011 to March 2013. A native of New York, he is a 1981 graduate of the U.S. Military Academy. He holds Masters degrees in Administration from Central Michigan University and National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College.

His initial duty locations include the 5th Infantry Division (Mechanized) at Fort Polk, Louisiana; 193rd Infantry Brigade at Fort Kobbe and Fort Clayton, Republic of Panama where he commanded C Company, 2nd Battalion (Airborne), 187th Infantry Regiment; and B Company, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment at Fort Lewis, Washington where he deployed in support of Operation Just Cause, now second in command in Afghanistan KABUL. Contact andersonjbilly@gmx.com .

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    • united state military academy
    • Central Michigan University