Kennedy, Michael, COL

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Colonel
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1973-1975, 1542, 3rd Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division
Service Years
1940 - 1975
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Infantry

Colonel



Fifteen Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Georgia
Georgia
Year of Birth
1921
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Moultrie, Georgia
Last Address
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Date of Passing
Apr 29, 2009
 
Location of Interment
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 Official Badges 

Joint Chiefs of Staff US European Command 1st Cavalry Division 1st Infantry Division

3rd Infantry Division 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team 82nd Airbone Division II Field Force, Vietnam

Army Staff Identification Belgian Fourragere Infantry Shoulder Cord Netherlands Orange Lanyard

French Fourragere


 Unofficial Badges 

Air Assault Badge 11th AAD 1964 Cold War Medal Order of The Spur Cold War Veteran

Vietnamese Fourragere




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   1942-1943, 745, HHC, 1st battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR)

Staff Sergeant
From Month/Year
July / 1942
To Month/Year
April / 1943
Unit
HHC Unit Page
Rank
Staff Sergeant
MOS
745-Rifleman
Location
Fort Bragg
Country/State
North Carolina
 
 
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 HHC, 1st battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR) Details

HHC, 1st battalion,  505th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR)
Type
Ground Unit
Existing/Disbanded
Redesignated
Parent Unit
1st battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR)
Strength
Company
Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Mar 17, 2020
   
Memories For This Unit

Chain of Command
Served as a Rifle Platoon Sergeant with the 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Other Memories
Michael Kennedy served as a Rifle Platoon Sergeant with the first Airborne Division in American history. In fact, he was assigned to the unit before the 82nd was officially designated an Airborne Division on August 15th, 1942 at Fort Bragg. He remained in this post for a year total.

   
   
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