Joe Patton received his naval commission from OCS in Newport, after graduating from the University of Rhode Island. He served on board the USS Boxer (LPH-4) and then volunteered for Swift Boat duty, serving from February 1968 to February 1969. He is the founder of the investment firm JP Marvel Wealth Management and lives in Boston with his family.

Articles by Joe Patton


In Charge

Dan Daly
January 2017
One year ago, on 12 January 2016, Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy captured ten U.S. Navy personnel (one officer and nine enlisted sailors) and seized two Navy riverine boats. One ...