Anderson, Vernon, SSG

Infantry (Enlisted)
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Current Service Status
USA Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Current/Last Service Branch
Current/Last Primary MOS
11C20-Mortar Squad Leader
Current/Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1990-1991, 13E, 1st (Tiger) Brigade, 2nd Armored Division
Previously Held MOS
11H10-Infantry Direct Fire Crewman
89B-Ammunition Specialist
11C10-Indirect Fire Infantryman
13E-Cannon Fire Direction Specialist
Service Years
1972 - 1986
Foreign Language(s)
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Cold War Certificate

Staff Sergeant

Four Service Stripes

Four Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord French Fourragere Schutzenschnur Bronze 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment

 Unofficial Badges 

Army Honorable Discharge (1984-Present) Artillery Shoulder Cord Jungle Expert Badge

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
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Other Comments:
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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Air Assault Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1972, 2nd Battalion, 1st Training Regiment (Fort Jackson, SC), B
 Unit Assignments
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment13th Corps Support Battalion2nd Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment1st Brigade, 5th Infantry Division Mechanized
1st Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment2nd Battalion, 41st Infantry Regiment4th Battalion, 17th Field Artillery Regiment1st (Tiger) Brigade, 2nd Armored Division
  1970-1971, 11H10, RHHT, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
  1971-1976, 89B, 13th Corps Support Battalion/608th Ordnance Company
  1976-1978, 11C10, 2nd Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment
  1978-1979, 11C10, 1st Brigade, 5th Infantry Division Mechanized
  1979-1981, 11C10, 1st Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment
  1981-1985, 11C10, 2nd Battalion, 41st Infantry Regiment
  1985-1986, 11C10, RHHT, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
  1986-1990, 13E, 4th Battalion, 17th Field Artillery Regiment
  1990-1991, 13E, 1st (Tiger) Brigade, 2nd Armored Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
  1990-1991 Gulf War/Defense of Saudi Arabia/Operation Desert Shield
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Liberation and Defense of Kuwait/Operation Desert Storm
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