Trifiletti, Anthony, BG

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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1990-1994, 00GC, Test and Experimentation Command (TEXCOM)
Previously Held MOS
1620-Cavalry Platoon Leader
1204-Armored Reconnaissance Unit Commander
51T-Test and Evaluation Officer
6-Student Officer
00GC-Commanding General
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate
Order of the Spur
Golden Dragon Certificate
Brigadier General

Four Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

25th Infantry Division

 Unofficial Badges 

Army Honorable Discharge (1984-Present) Armor Shoulder Cord Engineer Shoulder Cord Order Of The Golden Dragon

Order of The Spur

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BG Anthony C. Trifiletti
USMA 1964 - BIO
Brigadier General Anthony Trifiletti was born in Ohio and graduated from West Point in 1964.  He was commissioned into the Armor branch, with a first assignment at Schoffield Barracks, Hawaii.   He served two combat tours of duty in Vietnam and was awarded two Bronze Star Medals w/Valor Device, a Purple Heart and an Air Medal.  General Trifiletti was an exchange officer at the Royal Officer Course in Britain in 1969 and earned a Master of Science degree from Stanford University in 1973.  He taught in the Department of Engineering at both West Point and at the Air Force Academy.  After graduating from the Army War College, General Trifiletti commanded the 3rd Brigade of the 4th Infantry Division at Fort Carson and ended his army career as Commanding General of new equipment Test and Experimental Command at Fort Hood, Texas.  His additional decorations include the Legion of Merit w/three oak leave clusters and the Distinguished Service Medal, our nations highest non-combat military award.  Since retiring from the Army General Trifiletti has worked for a large defense contractor as Program Manager for a major weapons system and is now Chairman of the Board of Nations Comtec Corp in Colorado Springs.
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 Unit Assignments
3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)Department of the Army (DA)US Air Force Academy (Staff)
Army War College (Staff)Armor Officers' Advanced Course3rd Brigade, 4th Infantry DivisionTest and Experimentation Command (TEXCOM)
  1964-1966, 1620, A Troop, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry
  1966-1967, 1204, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1967-1969, 6, MPEP-United Kingdom
  1975-1977, 51T, US Air Force Academy (Staff)
  1978-1980, 6, Army War College (Staff)
  1981-1982, 6, Armor Officers' Advanced Course
  1988-1990, 00GC, 3rd Brigade, 4th Infantry Division
  1990-1994, 00GC, Test and Experimentation Command (TEXCOM)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1965-1966 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Campaign (1965-66)
  1966-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military AcademyStanford UniversityUnited States Air Force AcademyArmy War College
  1960-1964, United States Military Academy1
  1970-1973, Stanford University
  1973-1975, United States Air Force Academy
  1980-1982, Army War College
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