Beilke, Max J., 1SG

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Last Rank
First Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Adjutant General Corps
Last Primary MOS
71L10-Administrative Specialist
Last MOS Group
Adjutant General (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1973-1973, 00U, US Army Intelligence Center (Staff) Fort Holabird, MD
Service Years
1954 - 1974

First Sergeant


Seven Service Stripes



Three Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Minnesota
Minnesota
Year of Birth
1932
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Laurel, Md
Last Address
Pipestone, Minnesota

Casualty Date
Sep 11, 2001
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
District Of Columbia
Conflict
Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) /OEF - Afghanistan
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007) U.S. Army Vietnam US Army Retired




 Unofficial Badges 

Army Honorable Discharge (1984-Present) Cold War Medal Cold War Veteran Adjutant General Corps Shoulder Cord




 Military Association Memberships
September 11, 2001 Fallen
  2014, September 11, 2001 Fallen [Verified]

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 Ribbon Bar

Rifle

 
 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1952, Basic Training (Fort Sheridan, IL), C/5
 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 200th Infantry RegimentU.S. Army8th Infantry DivisionArmy Garrison Fort Lee, VA
US Army Cadet CommandV CorpsRecruiting Units90th Personnel Services Battalion
School Assignments - Staff
  1952-1953, 4055, HHC, 1st Battalion, 200th Infantry Regiment
  1953-1954, 4405, HHC, 25th Tank Battalion, 14th Armored Division
  1960-1960, 71L10, 8th Infantry Division/8th Replacement Detachment
  1960-1961, 71L10, Army Garrison Fort Lee, VA
  1962-1966, 71L10, US Army Cadet Command
  1966-1970, V Corps
  1970-1972, 71L10, 1st Recruiting Brigade/HHC
  1972-1973, 90th Personnel Services Battalion
  1973-1973, 00U, US Army Intelligence Center (Staff) Fort Holabird, MD
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1953-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
  1953-1953 Korean War/Korean Summer (1953)
  1972-1973 Vietnam War/Cease-Fire Campaign (1972-73)
 Colleges Attended 
University of Minnesota-Twin CitiesUniversity of Maryland at College Park
  1976-1980, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
  1985-1990, University of Maryland at College Park
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Max Beike was serving as the Deputy Chief of Retirement Services Division, of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel.  He was in a meeting with LTG Timothy Maude and LTC Gary Smith when the hijacked plane crashed into the Pentagon. Max died instantly.

Max J. Beilke

Max J. Beilke, a retired U.S. Army First Sergeant and resident of North Laurel, died Sept. 11 in the terrorist attack on the Pentagon, where he was employed by the Department of the Army. He was 69.

Mr. Beilke was born July 24, 1932, in Pipestone, Minn., to the late Max and Florence Beilke. He earned masters degrees from the University of Maryland and University of Michigan.

He served in the U.S. Army for 31 years and was officially the last American combat soldier out of Vietnam. He was a member of Columbia Presbyterian Church.

He is survived by his wife, Lisa Beilke; daughters, Sylvia Hess and Michelle Cornutt; sisters, Mildred Johnson, Lucille Johnson, Doris Brunell and Carol Wachter; and three grandsons.

Services will be held Dec. 11 at 1 p.m. at Fort Myer Chapel in Fort Myer, Va. Burial will be at Arlington National Cemetery with full military honors. A memorial service will be held Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m. at Columbia Presbyterian Church. Arrangements were made by Donaldson Funeral Home.

Memorial donations may be made to Columbia Presbyterian Church, 10001 Route 108, Columbia, MD 21045.

~ Howard County Times

   
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