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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Colonel
Service Years
1946 - 1970
MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Home State
Nebraska
Colonel

Master Parachutist


Location
Nebraska
Plot Coordinates
Plot: Sec: 46, Site: 794-16
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Sep 09, 1970
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
Criteria
Criteria for award of the Republic of Korea Korean War Service Medal (ROK KWSM) have been established by the ROK government. To qualify for the medal, the veteran must have: Served between the outbrea... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1999
Service to 1970
25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
Rank
Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1970 - 1970
1st Signal Brigade
1st Signal Brigade
Rank
Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1967 - 1970
Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
Description
This campaign was from 30 January to 1 April 1968. On 29 January 1968 the Allies began the Tet-lunar new year expecting the usual 36-hour peaceful holiday truce. Because of the threat of a large-scale... More
1968 - 1968
Army Commendation Medal
Criteria
The Army Commendation Medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving in any capacity with the Army, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement,... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1967
Meritorious Unit Commendation
Criteria
The Meritorious Unit Commendation is awarded to units for exceptionally meritorious conduct in performance of outstanding services for at least six continuous months during a period of military operat... More
Description
Description Pending
1967
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1967
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
Criteria
This medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who: 1. Served for 6 months in South Vietnam during the period 1 Mar 61 and 28 Mar 73; or 2. Served outside the geographical l... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1967
Office of the Chief of Research and Development, Army Research and Development
Office of the Chief of Research and Development, Army Research and Development
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Colonel
1964 - 1967
6th Battalion, 40th Artillery
6th Battalion, 40th Artillery
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Colonel
1963 - 1964
US Army Europe (USAREUR)
US Army Europe (USAREUR)
Rank
Major
Comments
Comments Pending
Major
1962 - 1963
24th Infantry Division
24th Infantry Division
Rank
Major
MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Major
1961 - 1962
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1961
1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery
1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery
Rank
Major
MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Major
1960 - 1961
Army Commendation Medal
Criteria
The Army Commendation Medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving in any capacity with the Army, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement,... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1960
Army of Occupation Medal 1945-1990
Criteria
The Army of Occupation Medal is a military award of the United States military which was established by the United States War Department on 5 April 1946. The medal was created in the aftermath of the ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1960
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Rank
Major
MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Major
1959 - 1960
US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
Rank
Major
MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Major
1956 - 1959
Field Artillery Officers' Advance Course
Field Artillery Officers' Advance Course
Rank
Captain
MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Captain
1952 - 1953
675th Airborne Field Artillery Battalion
675th Airborne Field Artillery Battalion
Rank
Captain
MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Captain
1951 - 1952
Army Commendation Medal
Criteria
The Army Commendation Medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving in any capacity with the Army, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement,... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1951
Korea Service Medal
Criteria
The Korean Service Medal was awarded for service between the outbreak of hostilities (June 25, 1950) and the date the armistice was signed (July 27, 1953); Been on permanent assignment or on temporary... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1951
674th Airborne Field Artillery Battalion (105mm) , 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team
674th Airborne Field Artillery Battalion (105mm) , 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team
Rank
Captain
MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Captain
1950 - 1951
Korean War
Description
The Korean War; 25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) began when North Korea invaded South Korea. The United Nations, with the United States as the principal force, came to the aid of South Korea. China came t... More
1950 - 1951
Navy Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description
Description Pending
1950
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1950
Korea Service Medal
Criteria
The Korean Service Medal was awarded for service between the outbreak of hostilities (June 25, 1950) and the date the armistice was signed (July 27, 1953); Been on permanent assignment or on temporary... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1950
Korea Service Medal
Devices : Bronze Arrowhead
Criteria
The Korean Service Medal was awarded for service between the outbreak of hostilities (June 25, 1950) and the date the armistice was signed (July 27, 1953); Been on permanent assignment or on temporary... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1950
Korean Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation is a military unit award issued by the government of South Korea to both South Korean and foreign military units.
Description
Description Pending
1950
United Nations Service Medal (Korea)
Criteria
The United Nations Korean Medal was generally awarded for any period of service while assigned as a member of the Armed Forces dispatched to Korea or adjacent areas for service on behalf of the United... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1950
472nd Glider Field Artillery Battalion
472nd Glider Field Artillery Battalion
Rank
First Lieutenant
MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
First Lieutenant
1947 - 1950
Army of Occupation Medal 1945-1990
Criteria
The Army of Occupation Medal is a military award of the United States military which was established by the United States War Department on 5 April 1946. The medal was created in the aftermath of the ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1947
Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Second Lieutenant
1946 - 1947
Service from 1946
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Comments
Comments Pending
1945
American Campaign Medal
Criteria
The American Campaign Medal was awarded for For thirty days service outside the Continental United States but within the American Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946; or,... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1943

 
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