Simpson, Barry, SGT

Infantry (Enlisted)
 TWS Ribbon Bar
Life Member
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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
1980-1980, 11B20, 4th Student Battalion (Cadre) Airborne Department
Previously Held MOS
Service Years
1976 - 1981
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate


One Service Stripe

 Official Badges 

Allied Command Europe Mobile Force Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Airborne Zouave Badge Jungle Expert Badge Order of Saint Maurice

Cold War Veteran

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
509th Parachute Infantry Association82nd Airborne Division AssociationChapter 26National Rifle Association (NRA)
National Infantry Association (NIA)Redstone-Huntsville
  1982, 509th Parachute Infantry Association [Verified]1
  1983, 82nd Airborne Division Association - Assoc. Page
  1985, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 26 (Member) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  1990, National Rifle Association (NRA) [Verified]
  2003, National Infantry Association (NIA) [Verified]
  2010, Association of United States Army (AUSA), Redstone-Huntsville (Member) (Huntsville, Alabama) [Verified] - Chap. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
I work for an Anheuser-Busch Wholesaler.  My primary job is to insure that all of the sales and inventory information from the previous day is entered correctly in the computer system.
Other Comments:
I was a Paralegal for two different civil litigation firms, one primarily plaintiff oriented the other primarily defense oriented, for just short of 13 years.

 Remembrance Profiles -  16 Soldiers Remembered
  • Akuna, Jimmy A., 1SG, (1969-1989)
  • DeGaeta, Nicholas, T/4
  • DeVanie, John, PFC
  • Fisco, Richard, S/Sgt
  • Mills, George, Sgt, (1942-1946)
  • Simpson, Bernard, FN, (1952-1955)
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 Ribbon Bar

Parachutist (Basic)
Belgium - Jump Wings

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1976, 7th Battalion, 2nd Training Brigade (BCT) (Fort Jackson, SC), E1
  1976, 4th Battalion, 1st Training Brigade (Fort Benning, GA), D/12
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School24th Infantry Division2nd Battalion, 21st Infantry Jungle Warfare Course, Fort Sherman, Panama
Southern European Task Force (SETAF)1st Battalion, 509th Infantry (Airborne)Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA
  1977-1977, 11B10, Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
  1977-1978, 24th Infantry Division
  1977-1978, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 21st Infantry
  1978-1978, Jungle Warfare Course, Fort Sherman, Panama
  1978-1980, 11B10, Southern European Task Force (SETAF)
  1978-1980, B Company, 1st Battalion, 509th Infantry (Airborne)
  1980-1980, 11B20, 4th Student Battalion (Cadre) Airborne Department
 Colleges Attended 
University of Alabama, Huntsville
  1983-1987, University of Alabama, Huntsville
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