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Bunting, Josiah, III, 1939-

 Person

Lieutenant General Josiah Bunting III became VMI's thirteenth Superintendent on August 1, 1995. He graduated from VMI in 1963, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. He was First Captain and Regimental Commander of the Corps of Cadets. A Rhodes Scholar, Bunting studied from 1963-1966 at Christ Church, Oxford University, where he earned a BA and MA with honors in Modern History. He served on active duty in the U. S. Army from 1966-1973, including a tour of duty in Vietnam. He subsequently served as President of Briarcliff College, Hampden-Sydney College, and as Headmaster at the Lawrenceville School. Bunting is a critically acclaimed author whose most recent book is a biography of Ulysses S. Grant. General Bunting retired as Superintendent at the end of 2002.

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Chesty Puller Memorial dedication, 1st Marine Division Association [dvd], 2000-04-07

 Item — Box: 04, Media Case/Sleeve: 237
Identifier: DVD237
Scope and Contents General James Jones, Commandant of the Marine Corps, dedicates display in VMI Museum's Hall of Valor.

Coach John McKenna tribute [dvd], ca. 2000

 Item — Box: 04, Media Case/Sleeve: 190
Identifier: DVD190
Scope and Contents Highlights of Coach John McKenna. Includes reflections by McKenna, his family, and Gens. Bunting and Peay; footage from games.

Introduction to Superintendent Josiah Bunting III [dvd], 1996

 Item — Box: 04, Media Case/Sleeve: DVD161
Identifier: DVD161
Overview Video distribtued to VMI Alumni shortly after Josiah Bunting III became VMI's 13th Superintendent. He took office in August 1995

Jonathan Daniels memorial ceremony at VMI [dvd], 1998 February 6

 Item — Box: 02, Media Case/Sleeve: 076
Identifier: DVD076
Scope and Contents Ceremony honoring Daniels. Speakers include Superintendent Josiah Bunting III; E. Cabell Brand, who presents a painting and book to the Promaji Club; and the Dean of the Canterbury Cathedral the Very Reverend John A. Simpson.

Office of the Superintendent, administrative subject files

 Series
Identifier: RG-02-Subject Files-Administrative
Scope and Contents Historically significant subject files spanning the administrations of multiple Superintendents. These topical files cover various historical eras; topics include areas such as planning, programs, and events.

Records of Inaugurations and Assumption of Command Ceremonies for VMI Superintendents

 Series
Identifier: RG-02-Subject Files-Inaugurations
Scope and Contents Records relating to the inaugural ceremonies or assumption of command events for the various Superintendents. In recent administations there have not been elaborate inaugural ceremonies.

Various speeches given to cadets and other VMI audiences [dvd], 1991; 2000-2004

 Item — Box: 03, Media Case/Sleeve: 126
Identifier: DVD126
Scope and Contents Various speeches to cadets and other VMI audiences from 19-200x. 2 disks.Disk 1 Content Cadre member Cadet Anthony Peters (Class of 2004) addresses incoming Rats, August 2003 COL Eric Hutchings Keydet Club speech, June 2000 SGT MAJ Al Hockaday addresses the Class of 2004 at Breakout, Feb 2001 BG Alan Farrell addresses Class of 2005 at their Ring...