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Lawyer , Military officer

Lawrence Joseph Fuller, American Military officer, lawyer. Bar: Michigan bar 1951, Virginia bar 1978, also Supreme Court of the United States Ct 1978. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal (2), Legion of Merit, Army Commendation medal.


Fuller, Lawrence Joseph was born on December 20, 1914 in Everett, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Harry J. and Lila (Lawrence) Fuller.


Associate of Arts, Grand Rapids Junior College, Michigan, 1935. Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1940. Juris Doctor, University Michigan, 1951.

Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1957. Student, Soochow University Law Sh., 1959. Student, National War College, 1960.

Master of Laws, George Washington University, 1962.


Second in command Lieutenant C.E., United States Army, 1940; advanced through grades to major general, United States Army, 1967; company officer, 3d Engineer Regiment, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii., 1940-1942; commanding officer, 52d Engineer Battalion, Camp Abbott, Oregon, 1943; commanding officer, 183d Engineer Combat Battalion, Europe, 1944-1945; instructor, Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 1945-1948; with, Office Judge Advisory General, 1951-1955, 60-63; student Chinese language and Chinese law, Taiwan, 1955-1959; staff judge advisory, United Nations Command, United States Forces Korea and United States 8th Army, 1963-1964; assistant judge advisory general for civil law, 1963-1967; deputy judge advisory general, 1967-1971; deputy director attache affairs, Defense Intelligence Agency, 1971-1974. Member Presidential Economics Mission to Republic of Korea, 1952.


  • Bar: Michigan bar 1951, Virginia bar 1978, also Supreme Court of the United States Ct 1978.


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    • Author: Country Law Study of China, 1959, Criminal Code of the Republic of China, 1960, Code of Criminal Procedure of the Republic of China, 1960, Police Law of the Republic of China, 1960, Examination of the Judicial System of Okinawa, 1961, Country Law Study of Thailand, 1962.


Member American, Federal, Inter-American, Michigan, Virginia bar associations, American Society International Law, Institute Judicial Administration, Washington Foreign Law Society, International Legal Society Korea, Royal Asiatic Society, Judge Advisers Association, Association United States Army, Order of Coif.


Married Mary Elizabeth Matthews, August 27, 1944. Children: Patricia (Mistress Harry C. Brundick), Victoria (Mistress James V. Kelly, Junior), Laureen (Mistress Roy Son of Payne), Mariel (Mistress Benjamin E. Hinds), Chan.

Payne) Fuller

Harry J. Fuller

Lila (Lawrence) Fuller

Mary Elizabeth Matthews

Mariel Fuller (Mistress Benjamin E. Hinds)

Laureen Fuller (Mistress Roy Son of Payne)

Patricia Fuller (Mistress Harry C. Brundick)

Chan Fuller

Victoria (Mistress James V. Kelly Fuller

Junior) Fuller