The Special Guest Speaker for the Korean War Veterans Remembrance Event to be held at the KNG Museum on June 22, 2019 is announced.
Dr. (LTC Ret) Joseph GD Babb, History instructor at the US Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, KS. LTC Babb will give a historical perspective on the Korean war motives, politics, strategies, Task Force Smith and more.
More about LTC Babb below:
Lieutenant Colonel Joseph G.D. Babb, US Army, Retired, is an instructor, Military Operations Other Than War Division, Department of Joint and Combined Operations, US Army Command and General Staff College (CGSC), Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. He received a B.A. from Bowdoin College, an M.P.A. from Clark University, an M.A. from the University of Kansas and is a CGSC graduate. He served in a variety of staff and analyst positions in the Continental United States and Hawaii, including intelligence officer, 10th Special Forces (Airborne), Fort Devens, Massachusetts; analyst, Chinese ground forces, Defense Intelligence Agency, (DIA) Washington, D.C.; DIA liaison officer, National Military Command Center, Washington, D.C.; senior China analyst and deputy director of current intelligence, Headquarters, US Pacific Command, Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii; Northeast Asia/Australia/New Zealand/United States (ANZUS) desk officer, office of the deputy chief of staff for Operations, US Army Pacific, Fort Shafter, Hawaii; and chief, Strategic Studies, DJCO. His article Prairie Warrior 96: Special Operations appeared in the July-August 1996 edition of Military Review. https://www.armyupress.army.mil/Portals/7/Hot%20Spots/Documents/North-Korea/285.pdf