Chairman, Joint Staff Council

 

NAME Yuji Fujinawa
RANK GENERAL
(DATE OF BIRTH) 22 September 1941

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH
EDUCATION :
  March 1964 graduated from National Defense Academy
  July 1972 CGS, Staff College
  March 1980 CGSC, US Army
  August 1984 National Institute for Defense Studies
PROMOTION:
  March 1965 2LT
  July 1967 1LT
  July 1970 CPT
  July 1975 MAJ
  January 1979 LTC
  July 1983 COL
  June 1989 MG
  July 1994 LTG
  July 1997 GEN
MILITARY CAREER:
  August 1985 Chief, Plans & Opens Div, Northern Army
  August 1986 Commander, 29th Infantry Regiment
  March 1988 Chief, Training Div, GSO
  March 1990 Deputy Chief of Staff, Middle Army
  June 1992 Director, Personnel Department, GSO
  July 1994 Commanding General, 7th Division
  June 1995 Vice Chief of Staff, GSO
  July 1996 Commanding General, Eastern Army
  July 1997 Chief of Staff, JGSDF
  March 1999 Present Assignment