McAulay Jr, John H, SGT

Infantry (Enlisted)
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Current Service Status
USA Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Service Branch
Current/Last Primary MOS
Current/Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1970-1970, 7th Infantry Division
Previously Held MOS
112.6-Infantry Heavy Weapons Platoon
11C20-Mortar Squad Leader
Service Years
1962 - 1971


Two Service Stripes

Four Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 

Air Assault Badge 11th AAD 1964

 Military Association Memberships
Military Order of the Purple HeartVeterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)Heli-VetsDisabled American Veterans (DAV)
  1997, Military Order of the Purple Heart [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2002, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2002, Heli-Vets [Verified]
  2008, Disabled American Veterans (DAV) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Volunteer Dog Transporter
Other Comments:
Not Specified

 Remembrance Profiles -  1 Soldier Remembered
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 Ribbon Bar

Aviation Badge (Basic)

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1962, 19th Battalion, 5th Training Brigade (Fort Jackson, SC), E/3
 Unit Assignments
U.S. Army1st Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment7th Infantry DivisionUS Army Armor Center and School (Cadre) Fort Knox, KY
11th Air Assault Division (Test)3rd Armored DivisionMilitary Assistance Command Vietnam MACV1st Aviation Brigade
116th Aviation Company (AHC)162nd Assault Helicopter CompanyUS Army Cadet Command2nd Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment
  1962-1963, 11B10, (31Q) Tactical Microwave Systems Operator/Maintainer Course
  1963-1964, 112.6, HHC, 1st Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment
  1963-1964, 112.6, 7th Infantry Division
  1964-1964, 11B10, HHC, US Army Armor Center and School (Cadre) Fort Knox, KY
  1964-1965, 11B10, 11th Air Assault Division (Test)
  1965-1965, 11B10, 3rd Armored Division/HHC
  1965-1966, 11B10, Military Assistance Command Vietnam MACV
  1966-1967, 11B10, 1st Aviation Brigade
  1966-1967, 11B10, 116th Aviation Company (AHC)
  1966-1967, 11B10, 162nd Assault Helicopter Company
  1967-1967, 11C20, Field Advisory Element MACV
  1968-1969, ROTC Valley Forge Military Academy (Cadre)
  1969-1970, 11B10, ROTC University of Dayton (Cadre)
  1970-1970, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment
  1970-1970, 7th Infantry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1965-1965 Vietnam War/Defense Campaign (1965)
  1965-1966 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Campaign (1965-66)
  1966-1966 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)/Operation Attleboro
  1966-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)
  1967-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)/Operation Junction City
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
 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 helped you remember your military service and the friends you served with.
 Colleges Attended 
Ursinus College
  1968-1968, Ursinus College
  1975-1979, EL Camino College, Torrance, CA
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