Martin Dempsey

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Martin Dempsey
Martin Dempsey in 2012
Martin Dempsey in 2012
Bijnaam "Marty"
Geboren 14 maart 1952
Jersey City, New Jersey, Verenigde Staten
Land/partij Flag of the United States.svg Verenigde Staten
Onderdeel Flag of the United States Army.svg United States Army
Dienstjaren 1974 – Heden
Rang Army-USA-OF-09.svg General
Leiding over Flag of the Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff.svg Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Flag US Army Chief of Staff.svg Chief of Staff of the United States Army
United States Army Training and Doctrine Command
Seal of the United States Central Command.png United States Central Command
Multi-National Security Transition Command – Iraq
3CavRegtCOA.png 3d Cavalry Regiment
1st US Armored Division SSI.svg 1st Armored Division (United States)
Slagen/oorlogen Golfoorlog
Irakoorlog

Martin E. Dempsey (Jersey City, 14 maart 1952) is een Amerikaans generaal die sinds 1 oktober 2011 de hoogste militair (Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff) in de United States Armed Forces is.

Militaire loopbaan[bewerken]

Decoraties[bewerken]

  • Defense Distinguished Service Medal
  • Army Distinguished Service Medal
  • Defense Superior Service Medal
  • Legion of Merit
  • Bronze Star with Valor
  • Meritorious Service Medal (United States)
  • Joint Service Commendation Medal
  • Achievement Medal with bronze Oak Leaf Cluster
  • Joint Meritorious Unit Award with bronze Oak Leaf Cluster
  • Valorous Unit Award with bronze Oak Leaf Cluster
  • Superior Unit Award with bronze Oak Leaf Cluster
  • National Defense Service Medal with two bronze service stars
  • Southwest Asia Service Medal with three bronze service stars
  • Iraq Campaign Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Army Service Ribbon
  • Army Overseas Service Ribbon with award numeral "4"
  • NATO Medal voor dienst in ISAF
  • Kuwait Liberation Medal (Saudi Arabia)
  • Kuwait Liberation Medal (Kuwait)
  • Combat Action Badge
  • Basic Parachutist Badge
  • Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Identification Badge
  • Army Staff Identification Badge
  • 1st Armored Division Combat Service Identification Badge
  • 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment Distinctive Unit Insignia
  • 7 Overseas Service Bars