Edgar N. Glotzbach

GLOTZBACH,EDGAR

Edgar N. Glotzbach

Colonel Edgar Nicholas Glotzbach was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School, Class 233-43, 15 May 1943. His first duty assignment was as an Instructor, Rifle Marksmanship Unit, U.S. Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader, 263rd Infantry Regiment, 66th Infantry Division, Camp Rucker, Alabama; Platoon Leader, 263rd Infantry Regiment, 66th Infantry Division, U.S. Army Europe; Company Commander, Headquarters Berlin Command, U.S. Army Europe; Instructor, Reserve Officer Training Corps Detachment, University of Wichita, Wichita, Kansas; Assistant Battalion Executive Officer, 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, Korea; Assistant Adjutant & Adjutant, 27th Infantry Regiment, Korea; Assistant Adjutant, Headquarters Detachment, 1st Support Troop Battalion, Fort Benning, Georgia; Instructor, Department of Tactics & Combined Arms, The Artillery School; Fort Sill, Oklahoma; Chief, Operations Divisions, G1 Section, Headquarters Antilles Command, U.S. Army Caribbean, Fort Brooke, Puerto Rico; Chief, Office of Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel, Command and Programs Branch, Authorizations Division, Washington, D.C.; Executive Officer, 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas; Executive Officer, 2nd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Republic of Vietnam; Commander, 2nd Battalion, 18th Infantry, 1st Infantry Division, Republic of Vietnam; Commander, 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Republic of Vietnam; Commander, 3rd Brigade, 5th Mechanized Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colorado; Director, Command and General Staff College, Department of Tactics, Division Operations, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Director, Department of Nonresident Instruction, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

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Graduated From
Fort Benning, Georgia
Key Assignment
Platoon Leader, 263rd Infantry Regiment, 66th Infantry Division, Camp Rucker, Alabama
Highest Award
Unavailable
Graduation Year
1943
Year Inducted
2004
Branch Of Service
Infantry
Rank
Colonel
HF ID #
HF_02265

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