Moore, John, MAJ

Armor (Officer)
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Current Service Status
USA Retired
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Service Branch
Current/Last Primary MOS
1204-Armored Reconnaissance Unit Commander
Current/Last MOS Group
Armor (Officer)
Primary Unit
1986-1986, 1203, 177th Armored Brigade
Previously Held MOS
11E10-Armor Crewman
2622-Training Center Unit Officer
2162-Operations & Training Staff Officer (G3, S3)
12A-Armor, General
1203-Tank Unit Commander
12C-Cavalry Officer
Service Years
1966 - 1986
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate
Order of the Spur



Two Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

US Army Retired (Pre-2007) 25th Infantry Division

 Unofficial Badges 

Armor Shoulder Cord Army Honorable Discharge (1984-Present) Hamby Award 1st Class Hamby Award 2nd Class

Jungle Expert Badge Hamby Award 3rd Class Cold War Medal Order of The Spur

Cold War Veteran

 Military Association Memberships
Military Officers Association of America (MOAA)25th Infantry Division Association3/4 Cav AssociationMilitary Order of the Purple Heart
  1986, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2004, 25th Infantry Division Association [Verified]1
  2004, 3/4 Cav Association [Verified]87
  2004, 25th Infantry Division Association, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Chapter (Lexington, Kentucky) [Verified]41
  2011, Military Order of the Purple Heart [Verified]4 - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Tank Weapons

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1966, 4th Battalion, 1st Training Brigade (Fort Knox, KY)
  1966, 10th Battalion, 5th Training Brigade (Fort Knox, KY), D
  1967, Armor Officer Candidate School (Fort Knox, KY), D/26
 Unit Assignments
First Army (1st Army)US Army Armor Center and School (Cadre) Fort Knox, KYAir Defense Artillery Center and School (Staff)Jungle Warfare School, Fort Sherman
3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)Armor Officers' Advanced CourseU.S. Army
2nd Battalion, 12th Cavalry5th Infantry Division6th Army8th Battalion, 40th Armored Regiment
1st Battalion, 73rd Armored RegimentArmy Garrison Fort Irwin, CA177th Armored Brigade
  1966-1966, 5th Training Brigade (Cadre) Fort Knox, KY
  1966-1966, 11E10, First Army (1st Army)
  1967-1967, 1st Battalion, 1st Training Brigade (Cadre) Fort Knox, KY
  1967-1967, 1203, US Army Armor Center and School (Cadre) Fort Knox, KY
  1967-1968, 2622, Air Defense Artillery Center and School (Staff)
  1968-1968, 1203, Jungle Warfare School, Fort Sherman
  1968-1969, 1204, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment/A Troop
  1968-1969, 1204, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1969-1972, 1203, US Army Armor Center and School (Cadre) Fort Knox, KY
  1972-1973, 1203, Armor Officers' Advanced Course
  1973-1975, 2622, Primary Leadership Development Course (PLDC)
  1975-1977, 1204, 2nd Battalion, 12th Cavalry/HHC
  1975-1977, 2162, 5th Infantry Division
  1978-1980, 12A, 6th Army
  1978-1980, 1203, 8th Battalion, 40th Armored Regiment
  1980-1983, 1203, 1st Battalion, 73rd Armored Regiment/HHC
  1980-1986, 12C, Army Garrison Fort Irwin, CA
  1986-1986, 1203, 177th Armored Brigade
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
  1968-1969 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (1968-69)
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Tet 69 Counteroffensive Campaign
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Summer-Fall 1969 Campaign
  1979-1979 Training Exercise - Brave Shield XX '791
  1982-1982 Training Exercise - Gallant Eagle '82
 Colleges Attended 
Northwestern State University, LouisianaUniversity of Arizona
  1975-1978, Northwestern State University, Louisiana
  1990-1992, University of Arizona
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Jan 01, 1986, Retired25
  Feb 02, 2012, Forum Photos2
  Apr 06, 2013, General Photos
  Jul 14, 2015, Message Photos
 Additional Information
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