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LTG (ret) Tom Griffin, has passed away

Attention, Spearheaders

Former 3d Armored Division commander, LTG (ret) Tom Griffin, has passed away

I am profoundly sad to announce the passing on April 9, 2020 of LTG (ret) Tom Griffin. He was a tremendous leader, a great officer, the former CG of the 3d Armored Division and a true Spearheader in every sense of the word.

Service and interment information is not expected anytime soon. We will be paying our respects as an Association sometime in the future. The family has asked that any condolences be sent to Mrs. Tom Griffin at


Don Duckworth, President