Clarke, Bruce, COL

Armor (Officer)
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Current Service Status
USA Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Service Branch
Current/Last Primary MOS
1204-Armored Reconnaissance Unit Commander
Current/Last MOS Group
Armor (Officer)
Primary Unit
1990-1995, 59A, Army War College (Staff)
Previously Held MOS
12C-Cavalry Officer
Service Years
1965 - 1995



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 Military Association Memberships
West Point Association of GraduatesAssociation of United States Army (AUSA)US Armor AssociationPost 5
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)Military Officers Association of America (MOAA)Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
  1965, West Point Association of Graduates [Verified]
  1965, Association of United States Army (AUSA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1965, US Armor Association
  1995, American Legion, Post 5 (Member) (Brattleboro, Vermont) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  1995, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1996, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1998, Disabled American Veterans (DAV) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:

President Bruce Clarke Consultants, Inc.. Currently supporting Raytheon on major C4ISR system. Have supported several major defense contractors’ efforts on C4ISR and training projects. Writing articles on command and control and strategy for publication. Book "Expendable Warriors: the battle of Khe Sanh and the Vietnam War" has recently been published.

Other Comments:

Responsible for advising engineers and leadership on ground combat functionality, negotiating techniques and cost reduction. Represent company in international negotiations.
-Completely rewrote ground force system functionality for C4I System for international customers resulting in increased system effectiveness and $5 million cost reduction.
-Designed functionality for Command and Control Product Line.
-Developed digital battlefield force concept, communications requirements and a demonstration scenario.
-Co-authored several concept papers on theater ballistic missile defense.
-Represented Raytheon in negotiations and sales presentations in Kuwait, Thailand, UAE, Algeria,Jordan, Pakistan, Egypt and Romania.
-Taught national security core competency requirements course to engineers and leaders. -Designed negotiating strategies for international negotiations.
-Applied indirect leadership techniques to change business approach.


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Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)
Tank Weapons

 Unit Assignments
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment8th Infantry DivisionMilitary Assistance Command Vietnam MACVUnited States Military Academy West Point (Staff)
1st Infantry DivisionArmy War College (Staff)
  1964-1964, 19C, RHHT, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
  1965-1967, 12C, 8th Infantry Division
  1967-1968, 1204, Military Assistance Command Vietnam MACV
  1971-1974, 19B, United States Military Academy West Point (Staff)
  1975-1979, 1st Infantry Division
  1988-1990, 19B, 1st Infantry Division
  1990-1995, 59A, Army War College (Staff)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1965-1965 Deployment - West German Border Security Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)/Operation Pegasus / Lam Son 207
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military AcademyUniversity of California, Los Angeles
  1961-1965, United States Military Academy
  1969-1971, University of California, Los Angeles
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