James L. Jones
January 20, 2009 – October 8, 2010
|Deputy||Thomas E. Donilon|
|Preceded by||Stephen Hadley|
|Succeeded by||Thomas E. Donilon|
January 17, 2003 – December 7, 2006
|Secretary General||George Robertson|
Alessandro Minuto-Rizzo (acting)
Jaap de Hoop Scheffer
|Preceded by||Joseph Ralston|
|Succeeded by||Bantz J. Craddock|
July 1, 1999 – January 12, 2003
George W. Bush
|Preceded by||Charles C. Krulak|
|Succeeded by||Michael Hagee|
James Logan Jones Jr.
December 19, 1943
Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
|Education||Georgetown University (BS)|
|Allegiance|| United States|
|Branch/service|| United States Marine Corps|
|Years of service||1967–2007|
|Commands||Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe|
United States European Command
Commandant of the Marine Corps
2nd Marine Division
24th Marine Expeditionary Unit
3rd Battalion, 9th Marines
|Awards||Defense Distinguished Service Medal (4)|
Legion of Merit (5)
Bronze Star Medal (with "V" Device)
James Logan Jones Jr. (born December 19, 1943) is a retired United States Marine Corps four-star general who served as the 21st United States National Security Advisor from 2009 to 2010 during the Barack Obama administration.
During his military career, he served as the 32nd Commandant of the Marine Corps from July 1999 to January 2003, and Commander, United States European Command and Supreme Allied Commander Europe from 2003 to 2006.