Clarence P. Campbell

Clarence P. Campbell

Clarence P. Campbell

Clarence P. Campbell was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School in 1947. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, 65th Infantry Regiment, Puerto Rico. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Asst Regiment S-4, 65th Inf Regiment, Puerto Rico; Co Cdr, Bn S-2, Bn S-3, Bn S-4, 22d Inf Regiment, Fort Benning, & USAREUR; Unit Advisor USAR, Delaware Military District; Headquarters Company commander, Headquarters, I Corps, Korea; Rifle Company Commander, 1st Battle Group, 3d Inf, Fort McNair; Inspector General, Headquarters, Second Army, Fort Meade; Deputy G-1 of Division, Headquarters, 11th Air Assault Div, Fort Benning; Logistics Plans & Operations II Corps Area; Usarv, Vietnam; Chief, Materiel Branch. ACSC-E, DA; Battalion Commander, 196th Light Inf Bde, Vietnam; Regiment Advisor, 29th Regiment, I Field force, Vietnam; Chief, Combined Arms Division, Dept Engr & Mil Science, Engineer School, Fort Belvoir; Office Asst Sec’s Def, Installations & Logistics, D.C.; Security Assistance Training Division, Headquarters CINCPAC, SRAA, 85th Div MTC, Fort Sheridan, Illinois. | His awards and decorations include: Silver Star, Legion of Merit (1/Oak Leaf Cluster), Bronze Star Medal (w/1 Oak Leaf Cluster and valor device), Meritorious Service Medal, air Medal (w/2 Oak Leaf Cluster), Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal (w/1 Oak Leaf Cluster), ROK Order of Mil Merit (Hwa Rang), Vietnam Cross of Gallantry, Army General Staff Identification Badge, Department of Defense Identification Badge.

More Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Riley, Kansas

  • Highest Award

    Silver Star

  • Year Inducted

    1979

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00893