Rothblatt, Jim, SP 5

Medical Department (Enlisted)
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Current Service Status
USA Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Specialist 5
Current/Last Service Branch
Medical Corps
Current/Last Primary MOS
91B20-Medical Specialist
Current/Last MOS Group
Medical Department (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1966-1967, 91B10, 199th Light Infantry Brigade (LIB)
Previously Held MOS
91B10-Medical Specialist
Service Years
1965 - 1968
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Specialist 5

Three Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

199th Infantry Brigade

 Unofficial Badges 

Vietnam Veteran 50th Commemoration Vietnam 50th Anniversary

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Redcatcher AssociationChapter 368
  1984, Redcatcher Association
  1985, Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA), Chapter 368 (Mariposa, California) - Chap. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Medical 1st Award

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1965, Basic Training (Fort Polk, LA)
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
4th Battalion, 12th Infantry199th Light Infantry Brigade (LIB)Garrision Hospitals/Clinics
  1966-1967, 91B10, C Company, 4th Battalion, 12th Infantry
  1966-1967, 91B10, 199th Light Infantry Brigade (LIB)
  1968-1968, Fort MacArthur Army Hospital
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1966-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)
  1967-1967 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 made a lasting impact on you and, if life-changing, in what way?
Did you encounter any situation during your military service when you believed there was a possibility you might not survive? If so, 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 was your least favorite?
From your entire military service, describe any memories you still reflect back on to this day.
What professional achievements are you most proud of from your military career?
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or other memorabilia, which one is 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?
List the names of old friends you served with, at which locations, and recount 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 
California State Polytechnic University, PomonaCalifornia State University, Long BeachHumboldt State UniversityCalifornia State University, San Bernardino
  1960-1962, EL Camino College, Torrance, CA
  1962-1970, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
  1970-1971, California State University, Long Beach
  1975-1977, Humboldt State University
  1980-1981, California State University, San Bernardino
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