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David H. Huntoon, Jr.
LTG David H. Huntoon, Jr.
Born October 15, 1951(1951-10-15) (age 71)
Allegiance United States
Service/branch United States Department of the Army Seal.svg United States Army
Years of service 1973-2013
Rank US-O9 insignia.svg Lieutenant General
Commands held Superintendent of the United States Military Academy, Commandant of the United States Army War College
Awards Distinguished Service Medal with oak leaf cluster, Legion of Merit (with five oak leaf clusters), Bronze Star, Expert Infantryman Badge, Parachute Qualification Badge, Ranger tab

Lieutenant General David Holmes Huntoon, Jr. (born October 15, 1951) is a retired American military officer who served as the 58th Superintendent of the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York.[1] Huntoon graduated from the academy in 1973, and has served in senior planning and military education commands throughout his lengthy career.[2][3][4]

While at West Point, Huntoon was found to have misused his aide and other staff to conduct personal business. He was given a written reprimand and allowed to retire with no further action.[5]

See also


  1. "Lt. Gen. David H. Huntoon Jr. Becomes New Superintendent of West Point". News Corp. July 22, 2010. Retrieved August 29, 2010. 
  2. "Biography". Superintendent's Corner, USMA Website. United States Military Academy. Retrieved August 29, 2010. 
  3. "Huntoon new superintendent at West Point". Eyewitness News. New York, NY: WABC-TV News. July 19, 2010. Retrieved August 29, 2010. 
  4. Randall, Michael (May 19, 2010). "Lt. Gen. David H. Huntoon Jr. named new West Point superintendent"., Times Herald-Record. Dow Jones Local Media Group, Inc.. Retrieved August 29, 2010. 
  5. West Point superintendent misused his office, Pentagon report says, by Craig Whitlock, Washington Post, 14 June 2013

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Preceded by
Franklin L. Hagenbeck
Superintendents of the United States Military Academy
Succeeded by
Robert L. Caslen

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