Last updated on: 4/6/2016 | Author: ProCon.org

James A. Lyons Biography

Title:
Retired Admiral, Former Commander in Chief of the US Pacific Fleet, and Senior US Military Representative to the United Nations
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Apr. 6, 2016

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • CEO, LION Associates, LLC
  • Retired Admiral, US Navy
  • Board Member, Advisory Board, Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency
  • Consultant, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Chairman, ESINC (Emergency Services Information Network Corporation)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Service Medal
  • Recipient, Defense Superior Service Medal
  • Recipient, Legion of Merit
  • Recipient, Meritorious Service Medal
  • Recipient, Commendation Medal
  • Former Surface Warfare Officer, US Navy
  • Commander in Chief of the US Pacific Fleet, US Navy, 1985-1987
  • Former Senior US Military Representative, United Nations
  • Deputy Chief of Naval Operations, US Navy, 1983-1985
Education:
  • Graduated, US National Defense University
  • Graduated, US Naval War College
  • Graduated, US Naval Academy, 1952
Other:
  • Nicknamed “Ace”
  • Full name James Aloysius Lyons, Jr.
Quoted in:
  1. Does Illegal Immigration Pose a Terrorist Threat to the United States?