LTG Raimo Jyväsjärvi Newest Member of Hall of Fame

The current Commander of the Finnish Army, Lieutenant General Raimo Jyväsjärvi, was inducted into NDU’s International Hall of Fame on Monday, February 4th in a ceremony at NDU.  General Jyväsjärvi is the first member of the Class of 2009 in the Hall and the most recent of any inductee to return to campus for the honor. He recalled his time at NDU as one of the best years of life for him and his wife and commented that his education prepared him to be a strategic thinker and leader in his country.  LTG Jyväsjärvi was the class leader of Class of 2009 and helped guide his classmates through a year with many challenges, including the sudden death of a classmate and IF.  His picture will be permanently displayed in the International Fellows Hall of Fame area.