Overview

 

Foreign Service

Campaigns
5May48 -23Oct48 -Japan CCF Intervention 1951
5Jan51 -6May52- Korea First UN Counter Offensive 1951
5OCT52-2Jun53- Korea CCF Spring Offensive 1951
31Dec55-29Apr57 Korea UN Summer -Fall Offensive 1951
6Jun62-18Oct63 Vietnam Second Korean Winger 1952
23Mar65-6Nov65 Vietnam Korean Summer 1952
23Mar65-6Nov65 Korea Third Korean Winter 1952
10Dec65-7Dec66 Vietnam Korean Summer 1953
10Dec65-7Dec66 Vietnam Vietnam Advisory 1962 Tdy
08Jul68-17Jul69 Vietnam Vietnam Advisory 1966
  Vietnam Defense 1966
  Vietnam Counter  Offense 1967
  Vietnam Advisory 1968
  Vietnam Counter  Offense Phase 111

Medals

Awards

Bronze Star Combat Infantry Badge 2nd Award
Purple Heart with 3 Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters Parachutist Badge Senior
Air Medal Gilder Badge
Joint Service Commendation Medal Korean Jump Wings
Meritorious Unit Citation Vietnam Jump Wings
World War II Victory Medal Honorable Service Lapel Button WW2
Army of Occupation Medal with Japan Clasp Republic of Vietnam Campaign Ribbon with Device (1960)d
National Defense Service Medal with 1 bronze star and with 1 silver service star.  
Armed forces Expeditionary Medal  
Vietnam Service Medal  
Republic of Vietnam Service Medal  
Korean Warang Medal  
Korean Presidential Unit Citation  

UNITS

1946 11th ABN - 511th Parct Inf. - JAPAN- (Private-Sgt)
1950 OCS School - FT Campbell -(1st Lt.)
1950 11th ABN-(1st Lt.)
1951 32nd Infantry -KOREA-(1st Lt.)
1951 TDY Aerial Observer w/7th DivAir SEC - KOREA-(1st Lt.)
1952 8240th AU FECOM (Special Operations) - KOREA-(1st Lt.)
1952 82nd ABN Div-(1st Lt.)
1954 Air National Guard 188th Ftr. Bomber Sq. Pilot Training (1st Lt.)
1954 Air National Guard 188th Ftr. Bomber Sq. Pilot Training (2nd Lt.)
1955 362nd Infantry -(1st Lt.)
1957 101st ABN -(Sgt)
1960 Special Forces -(Sgt)
1962 1st Group 5th Special Forces -Vietnam  -(Sgt) (Medic)
1965 MACVSOG   CCN -CCC-CCS-Vietnam  -(Sgt) (Intell)
1967 MACVSOG   CCN -CCC-CCS-Vietnam  -(Sgt) (Intell)
1968 MACVSOG    CCN -CCC-CCS- Vietnam (1st Sgt) ( Intell)
1969 Retired -(1st Lt)
 






 

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