Bunting, Josiah, III, 1939-
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:
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Item — Box: 04, Media Case/Sleeve: DVD161
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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.
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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.
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.
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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...