Bruce L. Hopkins

Bruce L. Hopkins

Bruce L. Hopkins

Colonel Bruce L.  Hopkins was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School, 12 May 1969. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, 1/34th Infantry, Fort Riley, Kansas. | His subsequent duty assignments include:  Executive Officer and Acting Company Commander, Company C, 1/34th Infantry Battalion, 24th Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas; Platoon Leader, Company D, 1/12 Infantry Battalion, 4th Infantry Division, Vietnam; Operations Officer, U.S. Army Hawaii, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Assistant S3, 127th Infantry, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Operations Officer, 510th Field Depot, Baltimore, Maryland; S2/S3 and Company Commander, 326th Maintenance Battalion, Baltimore, Maryland; Operations Officer, 310th TAACOM, Fort Belvior, Virginia; Battalion Executive Officer, 2/317th Regiment, 80th Division, Alexandria, Virginia; Battalion Executive Officer, 3/116th Infantry, Brigade, Winchester, Virginia; Battalion Commander, 1/170th Infantry, 29th Infantry Division, Alexandria, Virginia; Battalion Commander, 3/116th Infantry, 29th Infantry Division, Winchester, Virginia; Brigade Executive Officer, 1st Brigade, 29th Infantry Division, Station, Virginia; Brigade Commander, 2nd Brigade, 29th Infantry Division, Fort A. P. Hill, Virginia, and Chief, Operations, U.S. Army Pacific, Hawaii; Deputy to the Commander, Fort A. P. Hill, Virginia.

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    Fort Benning, Georgia

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    Deputy to the Commander | Fort A. P. Hill | Virginia

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