Donald F. Barraclough

Donald F. Barraclough

Donald F. Barraclough

Colonel Barraclough was an Infantry Officer upon graduation form Officer Candidate School, 29 December 1942, class number 138. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, 134th Infantry, 35th Division. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Forward Observer, Cannon Company, 134th Inf; G-3 Operations Officer, G-3, 35th Inf Div, Company Commander, Co D, 10th Inf, 5th Inf Div, S-3, Labor Supervision Center, Germany; Company Commander, Co M, 12th Inf, 4th Inf Div; National Guard Instructor, Nation Guard Instr, Fargo, North Dakota; Army Reserve Instructor, Army Reserve, North Dakota; Regimental S-3, 17th Inf, 7th Division, Korea; Corps G-3 Advisor, KMAG; Senior Army Instructor, Far East Air Ground Opns School; Dep Dir Civ Marksmanship, Office, Secretary of Army, DA; Dep Battle Group Commander, 7th Cav, 1st Cav Div; Chmn, Small Arms committee, Weapons Dept, USAIS; Executive Officer, Weapons Department, USAIS. | His awards and decorations include: Distinguished Unit Citation; CIB; French Croix de Guerre w/palm; Purple Heart w/2 Oak Leaf Cluster; ACM; Bronze Star Medal w/2 Oak Leaf Cluster.

More Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Bronze Star Medal

  • Year Inducted

    1967

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00256