Edward P. Mccarthy, Jr.

MCCARTHY,JR.,EDWARD
Edward P. Mccarthy, Jr.

Edward P. Mccarthy, Jr.

Colonel Edward P. McCarthy, Jr. was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 28 June 1966. His first duty assignment was as a Motor Officer, 3d Battalion, 187th Infantry (Airborne), l01st Airborne Division. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Battalion Executive Officer, Special Troops Battalion, Berlin, Germany; Commander, A Company, 2d Battalion, 6th Infantry, Berlin, Germany; S-3, 2d Battalion, 6th Infantry, Berlin, Germany; Assistant S-3, 3d Battalion, 506th Infantry, Phu Bai, Vietnam; S-3, 1st Battalion, 502d Infantry, Phu Bai, Vietnam; Operations and Training Officer, 1st ROTC Region, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Battalion Executive Officer, 6th Psychological Operations Battalion, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Battalion Executive Officer, 1st Battalion, 508th Infantry (Airborne), Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Deputy Sub-community Commander, Crailsheim, Germany; Executive Officer, 1st Brigade, 1st Armor Division, Illesheim, Germany; Commander, 2d Battalion, 6th Infantry, Erlangen, Germany; Chief, Professional Development Division, U.S. Army Armor School, Fort Knox, Kentucky; Chief, Doctrine and Concepts, Initiatives Headquarters, US European Command, Stuttgart, Germany. | Colonel McCarthy served as the Director, Senior Leadership Research, Department of Command, Leadership, and Management, U.S. Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania, prior to his retirement.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    1993

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01592