Charles M. Bechtel

Charles M. Bechtel

Charles M. Bechtel

Colonel Charles M. Bechtel was commissioned an Infantry officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 37–67. His first duty assignment was as a Commander, C Company, 1st Battalion, 41st Mechanized Infantry, 2nd Armored Division at Fort Hood, Texas. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Infantry platoon leader in the 1st Cavalry Division, Republic of Vietnam; Special Processing Detachment Commander and Staff Officer, 1st Army Headquarters, Fort Meade, Maryland; Commander, General Support Maintenance Company; Commander, Combat Engineer Battalion; Commander, 213th Area Support Group Pennsylvania National Guard, General Staff Positions, State Headquarters Pennsylvania National Guard; Superintendent of the Combined Support Maintenance Shop, Fort Indiantown Gap; Director of Maintenance. | At the time of his induction, Colonel Bechtel was serving as the Director of Logistics for the Pennsylvania Army National Guard.

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    Fort Benning, Georgia

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