Watch Again: Commanding General John 'Pete' Johnson's Talk on Fort Jackson
The talk from Fort Jackson's Commanding General, Major General John 'Pete' Johnson, at yesterday's breakfast meeting sponsored by Webster University Columbia left members feeling more patriotic than ever before. Watch it above and learn more about our speaker and the contributions Fort Jackon has made to the community at large.
About Major General John P. Johnson
Maj. Gen. John P. “Pete” Johnson assumed command of the U.S. Army Training Center and Fort Jackson as the 50th Commander on 24 June, 2016.
Prior to arriving at Fort Jackson, Maj. Gen. Johnson served as the Director of Training, G-3/5/7 in Washington, D.C. Maj. Gen. Johnson was commissioned a Second Lieutenant of Infantry upon graduation with a bachelor’s degree from the United States Military Academy in 1985. He also holds a master’s degree in Operational Analysis from the Naval Post Graduate School and a master’s degree in Strategic Studies from the Army War College.
Throughout his military career, Maj. Gen. Johnson has served in principal staff leadership positions, joint service positions and has commanded troops from Company-level through Brigade and Combined Joint Task Force-level, including several combat tours during Operations Enduring/Iraqi Freedom in Afghanistan and Iraq, Operation Provide Comfort, Iraq and Operation Just Cause, Panama.
About Webster University
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