Bylin, Paul, SP 4

Quartermaster Corps (Enlisted)
 
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Current Service Status
USA Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Specialist 4
Current/Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Current/Last Primary MOS
76Q-Special Purpose Materiel Supply Specialist
Current/Last MOS Group
Quartermaster Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1970-1970, 76Q, 1st Armored Division
Service Years
1967 - 1970
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate
Certificate Of Achievement

Specialist 4


One Service Stripe



One Overseas Service Bar


 Official Badges 

1st Armored Division 18th Engineer Brigade


 Unofficial Badges 

Engineer Shoulder Cord Armor Shoulder Cord Vietnam Veteran 50th Commemoration Vietnam 50th Anniversary




 Military Association Memberships
Chapter 184th Engineers Battalion (Construction) AssociationArmy Together We Served
  1995, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 1 (Executive Director) (Manchester, New Hampshire) - Chap. Page
  1998, 84th Engineers Battalion (Construction) Association6
  1998, 84th Engineers Battalion (Construction) Association
  2015, Army Together We Served [Verified]


 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
I am a retired (disabled) Vet.  However, I did work for 28 years at Logan International Airport as an aircraft re-fuel mechanic for Signature Flight Support.   I was the lead mechanic as well as Chief Steward for the Teamsters Local 25 in Boston, MA.
   
Other Comments:
"We live in a world where politicians and celebrities are recognized as heroes, where as the real heroes go mostly un-noticed"
   
 Countries Deployed To or Visited

My Tour

Svalbard Spain United States of America Antarctica South Georgia Falkland Islands Bolivia Peru Ecuador Colombia Venezuela Guyana Suriname French Guiana Brazil Paraguay Uruguay Argentina Chile Greenland Canada United States of America United States of America Israel Jordan Cyprus Qatar United Arab Emirates Oman Yemen Saudia Arabia Iraq Afghanistan Turkmenistan Iran Syria Singapore China Mongolia Papua New Guinea Brunei Indonesia Malaysia Malaysia Tiawan Philippines Vietnam Cambodia Laos Thailand Burma Bangladesh Sri Lanka India Bhutan Nepal Pakistan Afghanistan Turkmenistan Tajikistan Kyrgyzstan Uzbekistan Japan North Korea South Korea Russia Kazakhstan Russia Montenegro Portugal Azerbaijan Armenia Georgia Ukraine Moldova Belarus Romania Bulgaria Macedonia Serbia Bosonia & Herzegovina Turkey Greece Albania Croatia Hungary Slovakia Slovenia Malta Spain Portugal Spain France Italy Italy Austria Switzerland Belgium France Ireland United Kingdom Norway Sweden Finland Estonia Latvia Lithuania Russia Poland Czech Republic Germany Denmark The Netherlands Iceland El Salvador Guatemala Panama Costa Rica Nicaragua Honduras Belize Mexico Trinidad & Tobago Puerto Rico Dominican Republic Haiti Jamaica The Bahamas Cuba Vanuatu Australia Solomon Islands Fiji New Caledonia New Zealand Eritrea Ethiopia Djibouti Somalia Kenya Uganda Tanzania Rwanda Burundi Madagascar Namibia Botswana South Africa Lesotho Swaziland Zimbabwe Mozambique Malawi Zambia Angola Democratic Repbulic of Congo Republic of Congo Gabon Equatorial Guinea Central African Republic Cameroon Nigeria Togo Ghana Burkina Fassu Cote d'Ivoire Liberia Sierra Leone Guinea Guinea Bissau The Gambia Senegal Mali Mauritania Niger Western Sahara Sudan Chad Egypt Libya Tunisia Morocco Algeria


United StatesVietnam

My Duty Stations
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Rifle

 
 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1967, 2nd Battalion, 1st Training Regiment (Fort Jackson, SC), 1
  1967, 6th Battalion, 2nd Training Regiment (Fort Jackson, SC), 2
  1967, 6th Battalion, 2nd Training Brigade (Fort Jackson, SC), D
 Unit Assignments
18th Engineer Brigade1st Armored Division
  1965-1967, 76Q, 18th Engineer Brigade
  1970-1970, 76Q, 1st Armored Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)/Battle of the Qui Nhon radio station complex
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (1968-69)
  1968-1969 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (1968-69)
 Reflections on Service
Please describe who or what influenced your decision to join the Army?
Whether you were in the service for several years or as a career, please describe the direction or path you took. What was your reason for leaving?
If you participated in any military operations, including combat, humanitarian and peacekeeping operations, please describe those which were the most significant to you and, if life-changing, in what way.
Was there a particular incident during your service when you believed you were in a situation you might not survive? Please describe what happened and what was the outcome.
Of all your duty stations or assignments, which one do you have fondest memories of and why? Which one was your least favorite?
From your entire service, including combat, describe the personal memories which have impacted you most?
What achievement(s) are you most proud of from your military career? If you received any medals, awards, formal presentations or qualification badges for significant achievement or valor, please describe how these were earned.
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or any other memorabilia, please describe those which are the most meaningful to you and why?
Which individual(s) from your time in the military stand out as having the most positive impact on you and why?
Please recount the names of friends you served with, at which location, and what you remember most about them. Indicate those you are already in touch with and those you would like to make contact with.
Can you recount a particular incident from your service which may or may not have been funny at the time, but still makes you laugh?
What profession did you follow after your military service and what are you doing now? If you are currently serving, what is your present occupational specialty?
What military associations are you a member of, if any? What specific benefits do you derive from your memberships?
In what ways has serving in the military influenced the way you have approached your life and your career? What do you miss most about your time in the service?
Based on your own experiences, what advice would you give to those who have recently joined the Army?
In what ways has TogetherWeServed.com helped you remember your military service and the friends you served with.
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