Bruce G. Furbish

Bruce G. Furbish

Bruce G. Furbish

Colonel Bruce Gordon Furbish was commissioned a Medical Service Corps Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School, 29 August 1969. His first duty assignment was Training Officer, Company B, 1st Battalion, U.S. Army Medical Training Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Field Medical Assistant, 27th Surgical Hospital, Chu Lai, Republic of Vietnam; Medical Operations Assistant, 1st Cavalry Division, Republic of Vietnam; Commander, 546th Medical Company, Fort Benning, Georgia; Operations Officer, 237th Medical Detachment, Republic of Vietnam; Commander, 247th Medical Detachment, Republic of Vietnam; Commander, 247th Medical Detachment, Fort Meade, Maryland; Flight Operations Officer, 507th Medical Company, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; Commander, Air Ambulance Detachment, Fort Clayton, Panama; Chief, Plans and Training, Letterman Army Medical Center, Presidio of San Francisco, California; Executive Officer, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; Assistant Chief of Staff, Joint Military Medical Command, Randolph Air Force Base, Texas; Commander, 85th Evacuation Hospital, Fort Lee, Virginia; Deputy Commander for Administration, 34th General Hospital, Augsburg, Germany; Chief, Force Structure and Security Division, Health Services Command, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; Director of Operations, U.S. Army Medical Command, Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

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