EDWARD R. RADZWICH

EDWARD R. RADZWICH

EDWARD R. RADZWICH

Lieutenant Colonel Edward R. Radzwich was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School in 1943, class number 246. His first duty assignment was as Company Commander, Company I, 101st Infantry, 26th Division. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Company Commander, Company M, 101st Infantry, 26th Division, Combat Europe; Instructor, Weapons Section AD The Infantry School; Headquarters USAMGIK, Military Government in Korea; Infantry Instructor, New Jersey National Guard, New Brunswick, New Jersey; Student Officer, Infantry Officer Advance Course, Fort Benning, Georgia; Battalion Executive Officer, 1st Battalion, 33 Infantry, Fort Kobbe, Panama, Canal Zone; Battalion Commander, 2nd Battalion, 33 Infantry, Fort Kobbe, Panama, Canal Zone; Battalion Commander and Director of Jungle Warfare Training Center, 3rd Battalion, 33 Infantry, Fort Davis, Panama, Canal Zone; Deputy Post Commander, Fort Gulick, Panama, Canal Zone; I.G. Section, Headquarters First Army, Governors Island, New Jersey; Student Off. (Assoc Crse) Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth; ACofS, G5, 8th U.S. Army, Korea. | His awards and decorations include: the Bronze Star Medal w/ two oak leaf Clusters; Purple Heart w/ Oak Leaf Cluster; Silver Star w/ Oak Leaf Cluster, and the Distinguished Service Cross.

More Information

  • Rank

    Lieutenant Colonel

  • Graduation Year

    1943

  • Highest Award

    Distinguished Service Cross

  • Year Inducted

    1959

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00075