8 Departments,1 Region,Leading the Nation

REGION IV

FLORIDA

MISSISSIPPI

ALABAMA

N. CAROLINA

TENNESSEE

S. CAROLINA

Southeastern United States

CARIBBEAN

GEORGIA


Department of

MISSISSIPPI

​COMMANDER

MARRIED (18 AUG 16 MARKED 56 YEARS TO THE SAME SWEET LADY)

76 YEARS OLD (BIRTHDAY 9/11)

3 CHILDREN (ALL WITH AT LEAST A MASTERS DEGREE)

       1----CPA

        1--- DR OF EDUCATION

         1---VP IN CORPORATE HQS FOR WALMART

6 GRAND CHILDREN

 

30 YEARS ACTIVE DUTY

2 YEARS MS NATIONAL GUARD

22 YEARS TEACHING JROTC

EDUCATION—BS COLUMBUS STATE COLUMBUS, GA

MILITARY CAREER (VERY DIFFERENT)

ENTERED MS NATIONAL GUARD 13 JUL 58, DRAFTED 6 JUN 60.  ATTAINED RANK OF SSG, WENT TO OCS HAD TWO TOURS IN VN. ATTAINED RANK OF CPT.  AFTER VN WAS CAUGHT UP IN RIF.  REVERTED TO SSG AND ULTIMATELY WAS PROMOTED TO SGM. MAINTAINED MY COMMISSION IN INACTIVE RESERVE AND ATTAINED RANK OF LTC.  THE DAY I RETIRED I WAS AN E9 AND THE NEXT DAY I PINNED ON SILVER LEAVES AND STARTED TEACHING JROTC.  WORE THE UNIFORM 54 YEARS

MILITARY SCHOOLING

JUMP SCHOOL, ADVANCED NCO SCHOOL, ADVANCED OFICER SCHOOL, SERGEANTS MAJOR ACADEMY

COMMAND AND GENERAL STAFF COLLEGE (ATTENDED THROUGH THE RESERVES AND I THINK I AM THE ONLY NCO TO COMPLETE THE COURSE) DAY I GRADUATED I WAS AN E7 ON ACTIVE DUTY

WAS INFANTRY THROUGHOUT MY CAREER.  HELD EVERY POSITION IN AN INFANTRY BATTALION.    

AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

PARACHUTIST BADGE, CIB, PH, BS/V, ARCOM/V, GOOD CONDUCT, MSM, VN CROSS OF GALLANTRY, AIR MEDAL, AND ALL THE OTHERS THAT ALMOST EVERYONE RECEIVES 

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