WILLIAM E. RAPP, a Lieutenant Colonel (P) in the U.S. Army, is a career soldier who has served in a variety of assignments around the world. Most recently, he served as a Council on Foreign Relations- Hitachi International Affairs Fellow at the Institute for International Policy Studies in Tokyo. Prior to that fellowship, he commanded a combat engineer battalion in Bamberg, Germany, served as a military assistant in the Army Secretariat in the Pentagon, and held troop assignments in Fort Lewis, Washington; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; and in Nürnberg, Germany. He commanded an airborne engineer company in Operations DESERT SHIELD and DESERT STORM. He holds a B.S. from the United States Military Academy, an M.A. in political science from Stanford University, and a Ph.D. in Political Science (International Relations) from Stanford University. He is a graduate of the Command and General Staff College and is currently attending the U.S. Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.
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Publication information: Book title: Paths Diverging? The Next Decade in the U.S.-Japan Security Alliance. Contributors: William E. Rapp - Author. Publisher: Strategic Studies Institute. Place of publication: Carlisle Barracks, PA. Publication year: 2004. Page number: iv.
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