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JSA BATTALION COMMANDING OFFICERS

(1952 to 2011)

 The following is a partial reconstructed list of commanding officers of the US Army/United Nations Command Joint Security Area (JSA) battalion unit assigned to the Korea DMZ (Courtesy Jim Mazour, JSA 1973-74).  Any additional information is welcomed. 

Planned: A List of JSA CSMs,  JSF commanders, JSF 1SGs and JSF Platoon leaders. 

  1952 1953 LTC Robert Huffaker
 

1954

 
  1955 1956 MAJ ________ Carlton
  1957 LTC __________ Stanley
  1958 1959 COL Marion H. Underhill
 

1960

 
  1961 1962 COL ________ Garay
  1962 1963 COL ________ Flynn
  1963 1965 LTC L.E. Rutland
  1966 LTC William C. Jones
  1967 LTC Donald E. Thomson
  1967 1968 LTC Herman A. Praeger Jr.
  1968 1969  LTC Charles P. Spaulding
  1969 1970  LTC David F. Bird Jr
  1970      ?       LTC Edward P. Endres (?)
  1970 1971  LTC Grady Williams
  1971 1972 LTC Gene A. Mitchell
  1972 1973

LTC Charles A. Stewart

  1973 1974 LTC Earl W. Leech
  1974 -  1975 LTC Gaylon L. Johnson
  1975 1977 LTC Victor S. Vierra Sr.
  1977 1978 LTC Rockwell C. Cramer
  1978 1979 COL James M. King
  1979 COL Lawrence T. Sughrue
  1979 1980 COL ________ Gleichenhouse
 

1981

LTC Raphael H. Sayles
 

1982

LTC Richard A. Pack
  1983 LTC Ronald A. Green
  1984 1985 

LTC Charles R. Viale

  1985 1986 LTC Rodney D. Burns
  1987 1988? LTC John L. Patrick Jr.
  1988 1990

LTC Geoffrey Buckley

  1991 1992 LTC ________ Turner
 

1993 1995

LTC John F. Shortal
  1995 1996   COL Randy Gardner
  1996 1997 COL ________ Lauffenburg
 

1998

 
  1999 LTC or COL Craig or James Nixon
  2000 2002 LTC William P. Miller
  2002 2004

LTC Matthew Margotta

  2004 2006 LTC Paul E. Snyder
  2006 - 2008 LTC Michael W. Anastasia
  2008 - 2010

LTC John E. Rhodes

  2010 - LTC Edward J. Taylor