CHARLES T. CAPRINO

CAPRINO,CHARLES
CHARLES T. CAPRINO

CHARLES T. CAPRINO

Lieutenant Colonel Charles Thomas Caprino served as S-3 with the 2nd Battalion, 306th Infantry, 77th Division in Guam, the Philippines, and Okinawa. He also served as Commander of the 3rd Battalion, 180th Infantry, 45th Division in Korea. Lieutenant Colonel Caprino is a graduate of The Command and General Staff College and the Armed Forces Staff College. Some of his other assignments include duty as National Guard Advisor for the 71st Infantry, 42nd Division, and as Special Assistant to the Chief of Staff, Armed Forces Southern Europe. | Lieutenant Colonel Caprino’s decorations include The Combat Infantryman Badge and the Bronze Star Medal w/ 4 Oak Leaf Clusters.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Graduation Year

    1943

  • Highest Award

    Bronze Star Medal

  • Year Inducted

    1959

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00018