Dudley J. Gordon

GORDON,DUDLEY
Dudley J. Gordon

Dudley J. Gordon

Brigadier General Dudley James Gordon was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School on 7 March 1956, Class Number 3. His first duty assignment was as Commander, USA Communications Security Detachment, Vint Hill Farms Station, Warrenton, VA. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Administrative Assistant, D.C of S, G3, U.S. Army Security Agency, Arlington Hall Station, VA; Commander, Company A, 508th USASA Group, Korea; Battalion Executive Officer and Regimental S4, USASA Training Center and School, Fort Devens, Mass; Assignment Officer, MI Branch, Officer of Personnel Directorate, DA, Washington, D.C; Commander, Special Security Detachment, IV Corps Tactical Zone, Vietnam; Chief, Current Operations Division, OACSI, DA, Washington, D.C; Special Assistant to Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Intelligence, OSD, Washington, D.C; Professor of Military Science, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY; Commander, 303d U.S. Army Security Agency Battalion, Fort Hood, Texas; Commander, 522d Combat Electronic Warfare Intelligence Battalion, Fort Hood, Texas; Chief, Collection Division, OD.CS for Intelligence, HQ, USAREUR, FRG; Commander, 66th MI Group, Munich, FRG; Director of Intelligence (J2), Rapid Deployment Joint Task Force, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida; Director of Intelligence (J2), US Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida. | His awards and decorations include: Legion of Merit, Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal w/1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Air Medal, Army Commendation Medal w/3 Oak Leaf Cluster, Army General Staff Identification Badge, Office of the Secretary of Defense Identification Badge. | Military schools attended include: Infantry Officer Candidate School, Armed Forces Staff College, Army War College.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Brigadier General

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1984

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01086