Captain Norman Earl Baldwin
Captain Norman Earl Baldwin was commissioned as an Armor Officer upon graduation from United States Army Armor Officer Candidate School, class 18-66 at Fort Knox, Kentucky on 13 August, 1966. His first duty assignment was the United States Army Firing Center at Fort Stewart, Georgia.
His subsequent duty assignments were: Detachment B-20, 201st Mobile Strike Force Company, Company B, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), 1st Special Forces Command (Airborne), United States Army Republic of Vietnam.
His military education consists of: United States Army Armor Officer Candidate School, United States Army Airborne School at Fort Benning, Georgia; the United States Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
His military awards include: Army Distinguished Service Cross, Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with Silver Star, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross with Palm, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Honor Medal, United States Army Parachutist Badge, Vietnam Jump Wings, and the Combat Infantryman Badge.
Captain Baldwin is honored on Panel 46W – Line 28 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.