Simpson, Barry, SGT

Infantry (Enlisted)
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Current Service Status
USA Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Service Branch
Current/Last Primary MOS
11B20-Infantry Team Leader
Current/Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1980-1980, 11B20, Airborne School
Previously Held MOS
Service Years
1976 - 1981
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate


One Service Stripe

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Airborne Zouave Badge Jungle Expert Badge Order of Saint Maurice

Cold War Veteran

 Military Association Memberships
509th Parachute Infantry AssociationChapter 26-National Rifle Association (NRA)National Infantry Association (NIA)
Redstone-HuntsvilleFinis J. Self
  1982, 509th Parachute Infantry Association [Verified]1
  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
  2019, Military Order of the Purple Heart, Finis J. Self (Member) (Decatur, Alabama) - 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 -  14 Soldiers Remembered
  • DeGaeta, Nicholas, T/4
  • DeVanie, John, PFC
  • Fisco, Richard, S/Sgt
  • Mills, George, Sgt, (1942-1946)
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 Ribbon Bar

Parachutist (Basic)
Belgium - Jump Wings

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1976, 7th Battalion, 2nd Training Brigade (Fort Jackson, SC), E1
  1976, 4th Battalion, 1st Infantry Training Brigade (Fort Benning, GA), D/12
 Unit Assignments
24th Infantry Division2nd Battalion, 21st Infantry RegimentJungle Warfare School, Fort ShermanSouthern European Task Force (SETAF)
1st Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment (Airborne)Airborne School
  1977-1978, 24th Infantry Division
  1977-1978, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment
  1978-1978, Jungle Warfare School, Fort Sherman
  1978-1980, 11B10, Southern European Task Force (SETAF)
  1978-1980, B Company, 1st Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment (Airborne)
  1980-1980, 11B20, Airborne School
 Colleges Attended 
University of Alabama, Huntsville
  1983-1987, University of Alabama, Huntsville
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