Parker, James, SGM

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Last Rank
Sergeant Major
Last Service Branch
Special Forces
Last Primary MOS
37F-Psychological Operations Specialist
Last MOS Group
Psychological Operations Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1991-1998, 37F, 2nd Psychological Operations Group
Service Years
1965 - 1998

Special Forces

Sergeant Major

Ten Service Stripes

Six Overseas Service Bars

 Last Photo   Personal Details 

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Home State
New Mexico
New Mexico
Year of Birth
Not Specified
This Military Service Page was created/owned by Keith Coleman (MSG) to remember Parker, James, SGM USA(Ret).

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Contact Info
Home Town
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Last Address
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Date of Passing
Dec 30, 1998
Location of Interment
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Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Official Badges 

US Army Retired (Pre-2007) 82nd Airbone Division 101st Airbone Division Civil Affairs And Psychological Operations

 Unofficial Badges 

Airborne Air Assault Badge 11th AAD 1964

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
SGM Jim Parker was the S-3 SGM for the 2nd PSYOP Grp until he was forced to retire due to the one fight he didn't win (cancer).
Other Comments:
I was honored to call Parker a friend, but I didn't know him nearly as well as some.  I need help to get this page squared away.  Please let me know if you served with him in Nam or Iraq or Bosnia/Kosovo.... or anywhere else I don't know about. 
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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Master ParachutistAir Assault Badge
Pysch Operations
Vietnam - Jump Wings

 Unit Assignments
82nd Airborne Division101st Airborne Division 12th Special Forces Group (Airborne)2nd Battalion, 11th Special Forces Group
2nd Psychological Operations GroupUS Army Sergeants Major Academy (USASMA) Course, Fort Bliss, TX3rd Special Forces Group Airborne
  1965-1967, 11B10, 82nd Airborne Division/HHC
  1967-1968, 11B10, 101st Airborne Division
  1975-1978, 11B10, 12th Special Forces Group (Airborne)/1st Battalion, 12th Special Forces Group
  1979-1986, 18B, 2nd Battalion, 11th Special Forces Group
  1986-1998, 37F, 2nd Psychological Operations Group
  1989-1989, US Army Sergeants Major Academy (USASMA) Course, Fort Bliss, TX
  1991-1991, 3rd Special Forces Group Airborne/1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group
  1991-1998, 37F, 2nd Psychological Operations Group
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)2
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Liberation and Defense of Kuwait/Operation Desert Storm
  1991-1991 Operation Provide Comfort II (Iraq)
  1994-1995 Operation Uphold Democracy (Haiti)
  1996-1996 Operation Joint Guard (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
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