Parrish, James, SGT

Military Police Corps (Enlisted)
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Current Service Status
USA Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Service Branch
Current/Last Primary MOS
95B10-Military Police
Current/Last MOS Group
Military Police Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1972-1973, 4th Supply and Transportation Battalion
Previously Held MOS
Service Years
1958 - 1973


Four Service Stripes

Two Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

25th Infantry Division Army Military Police

 Unofficial Badges 

Military Police Sniper Armor Shoulder Cord MP Shoulder Cord

Jungle Expert Badge

 Military Association Memberships
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)American Legion
  1983, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1983, American Legion [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
I joined the service in 1958.( Miami,FL.)
Took basic at Fort Jackson,SC "B" Co 7th  BN 2nd Trg Reg.(Tank Hill)

Then AIT at Fort Gordon,GA   Provost Marshal General School.

 Shipped to Hawaii to the 25th Div. I servered in the MP's there until I transfered to "A Co 2nd Bn 35th Inf".

Other units I servered in are 

MP----USAICTC Main Post Fort Benning,GA (Desk Sgt post stockade)

2nd Inf Div  (Kelly Hill and Sand Hill) Fort Benning,GA 

"A Co 2nd Bn 35th Inf  3rd Bde 25th Inf Div"(Hawaii and Viet Nam)(Cacti Blue)

2nd Armor Div(Hell on Wheels)Fort Hood,TX

4th  S & T Bn Fort Carson,CO
Other Comments:

Some of the MEN I servered with were:

Capt. Edwin A. Nesloff----CO

Capt. Herman G. Masohond-----CO 

1st Lt. James H.Peterson  OF101654 PLT LD
Plt Sgt E-7 William C.Jones  RA 14478831 

Staff Sgt Ronald Dodd

Sgt E-5 Roy Greenfeather  

Sgt E-5 Juan F.Naputi  RA 50010214 

Staff Sgt E-6 William R.Miller  RA 19370314  

Franklin J Massey( Cook)  

Charles Wright (Pittsfield,ILL)

Harold G. Ludeman--Ft Benning

Gary Whited--Ft Benning

Bill Bolowski(Ft Hood before He shipped to Nam 1967)


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Small Bore Rifle
Auto Rifle
Submachine Gun

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Military Police Units2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School2nd Infantry Division
3rd Battalion, 69th Armored Regiment2nd Battle Group, 38th Infantry 2nd Armored Division2nd Battalion, 41st Infantry
1st Battalion, 50th Infantry Jungle Warfare Course, Fort Sherman4th Supply and Transportation Battalion
  1959-1960, 25th Military Police Company
  1960-1961, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry
  1961-1961, Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
  1961-1961, 11B10, 2nd Infantry Division
  1961-1961, HHC, 3rd Battalion, 69th Armored Regiment
  1962-1963, HHC, 2nd Battle Group, 38th Infantry
  1963-1967, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry
  1967-1967, 2nd Armored Division
  1967-1967, 2nd Battalion, 41st Infantry
  1967-1970, 1st Battalion, 50th Infantry
  1971-1971, Jungle Warfare Course, Fort Sherman
  1972-1973, 4th Supply and Transportation Battalion
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