Donald T. Mccracken, Jr.

MCCRACKEN III,DONALD
Donald T. Mccracken, Jr.

Donald T. Mccracken, Jr.

Colonel Donald Tutt McCracken, Jr. was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School, Class 20-76-A, 19 April 1965. His first duty assignment was as a Training Officer, 8th Battalion, 2nd Brigade (Training), Fort Jackson, South Carolina. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader, 2nd Battalion, 18th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, Republic of Vietnam; Instructor, Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia; Instructor Team Chief, Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia; S-4, 1st Battalion, 505th Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, Reconnaissance Vietnam; Commander, A Company, 1st Battalion, 505th Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, Reconnaissance Vietnam; Chief, Scheduling Branch-Infantry School, OPS Division, Fort Benning, Georgia; Chief, Logistic Branch-Infantry School, OPS Division, Fort Benning, Georgia; Control Group (Reinforcement) Assistance, S-2/3, 4th Brigade (Training), 84th Division (Training), Fort Benning, Georgia; S-3 3rd Battalion, 333rd Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 70th Division (Training); Executive Commander, 1st Battalion, 329th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 70th Division (Training); Commander, 2nd Battalion, 70th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 70th Division (Training); Commander, 1st Battalion, 70th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 70th Division (Training); U.S. Army Reserve Advisor to Deputy Chief of Staff Combat Development, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC), Fort Monroe, Virginia; Chief Operations and Training Division of Operations, Training, and Support Directorate, U.S. Army Personnel Center, St. Louis, Missouri; Director, OTSD U.S. Army Personnel Center, St. Louis, Missouri; Chief Program and Analysis & Evaluation Office, U.S. Army Personnel, Center, St. Louis, Missouri; Inspector General, 94th Army Reserve Command, Chief of Reserve Affairs, J1 Staff Forces Command, Director, Reserve Components, Fort Gordon, Georgia.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    2004

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_02277