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
Not Specified

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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   1946-1948, 1542, Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA

Captain
From Month/Year
April / 1946
To Month/Year
April / 1948
Unit
Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA Unit Page
Rank
Captain
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Location
Fort Benning
Country/State
Georgia
 
 
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 Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA Details

Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA
Type
Training Unit
Existing/Disbanded
Redesignated
Parent Unit
Fort Benning, GA
Strength
School
Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Jul 15, 2015
   
Memories For This Unit

Chain of Command
Served as an Instructor at the U.S. Army Infantry Center and School at Fort Benning, Georgia

Other Memories
Due to post-war cutbacks Kennedy was reduced from his temporary wartime rank of Major to his permanent rank of Captain in March 1946. He was then reassigned from the 82nd Airborne at Fort Bragg to the U.S. Army Infantry Center and School at Fort Benning, Georgia, where he served as an Instructor for the next two years.

   
   
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7 Members Also There at Same Time
Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA

Treadwell, Jack, COL, (1941-1974) IN 1542 Captain
Walker, Fred, MG, (1911-1946) USA 00GC Major General
Patton, George Smith, MG, (1946-1980) IM 6 Second Lieutenant
Simmons, James, MSG, (1947-1967) IN 521 Private
Waugh, William, SGM, (1948-1972) IN 4745 Private
O'Daniel, John Wilson, LTG, (1916-1955) Major General
Dolvin, Welborn Griffin, LTG, (1939-1975) Major

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