Joseph W. Griffin

GRIFFIN,JOSEPH
Joseph W. Griffin

Joseph W. Griffin

Major General Joseph W. Griffin was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School in 1953. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Brigade Commander, Georgia National Guard, 48th Infantry Brigade, Brigade Commander, 118th Field Artillery Brigade, Battalion Commander, 2nd Battalion, 121 Infantry; Company commander, D.C.O, 7th Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division. | His awards and decorations include: Army National Guard Recruiter Badge, Georgia Service Medal, Georgia Distinctive Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserved Metal, National Defense Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Legion of Merit.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Major General

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1981

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00972