BOYD L. BROWN

BOYD L. BROWN

BOYD L. BROWN

Lieutenant Colonel Boyd L. Brown was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School on 7 July 1943, Class Number 265. His first duty assignment was as Instructor, Advanced Individual Training for Overseas Replacements, Fort Meade, Maryland. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Infantry Unit Commander and S4, 110th Infantry, 28th Division, European Theater of Operations; Tank Unit Commander, 37th Infantry Regiment, Fort Benning, Georgia; Operations and Training Staff Officer, 8th Army Stockade-S3, Tokyo, FECOM; Student, The Infantry School, Advance Class #1, The Infantry School, Fort Benning, GA; National Guard Unit Instructor, 5108 ASU, Missouri National Guard Instr Gp, St. Louis, Missouri; Student, Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Assistant G3, 5th Armored Division, Camp Chaffee, Arkansas; Chief, Weapons Committee, 5th Armored Division, Camp Chaffee, Arkansas; Assistant G3, Headquarters I Corps, Korea; Chairman, Machine Gun Committee, Weapons Dept, U.S. Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia. | His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, the Combat Infantryman Badge, EAME Medal w/ 3 Bronze Stars.

More Information

  • Rank

    Lieutenant Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Graduation Year

    1943

  • Highest Award

    Bronze Star Medal

  • Year Inducted

    1959

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00016