Ted Kaufman - United States Senator for Delaware

Great Federal Employees Initiative

Honoree for Week of June 18, 2009

Joe Connaughton

Chemical Engineer (Retired), Redstone Arsenal

For twenty-seven years, Joe Connaughton, a decorated World War II veteran, worked for the Army Missile Command’s Research Development and Engineering Division at Redstone Arsenal in Alabama. He and his engineering team helped develop and perfect weapons systems critical to maintaining our military edge during the Cold War. This included the Lance, Hellfire, and T.H.A.A.D. missile propulsion systems.

Read Senator Kaufman's full remarks on Joe Connaughton HERE

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