Edward S. Broderick

BRODERICK,EDWARD
Edward S. Broderick

Edward S. Broderick

Colonel Edward S. Broderick was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School on 27 June 1962, Class Number 3-62. His first duty assignment was as Instructor, Tower Training Committee, Airborne Airmobility Dept, USAIS, Fort Benning, GA. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Aide-de-Camp, USAIS, Fort Benning, GA; Platoon Leader, Executive Officer, 2d Battalion, 509th Airborne, Germany; Company Commander, 3d Battalion, 3d Training Brigade, Fort Polk, LA; Company Commander, 2d Battalion, 7th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division, RVN; Senior Advisor, 7th RVN Airborne Battalion, RVN (MACT TM #162); Operations Officer, G3, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, NC; S3, 3d Brigade, 82d Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, NC; IG, I Corps (ROK/US) Gp & EUSA, Korea; Battalion Commander, 3d Battalion, 187th Infantry, 101st Airborne (AASLT); Chief, BTMS, G3, 101st Airborne Division (AASLT), Fort Campbell, KY; G3, USA Berlin and Berlin Brigade, Germany; Director, TCAD, OD.CST, TRADOC, Fort Monroe, VA. | His awards and decorations include: Silver Star w/1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Bronze Star w/V and 3 Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart w/1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Service Medal w/4 Oak Leaf Cluster, Air Medal w/V Device and 11 Oak Leaf Cluster, Army Commendation Medal, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross w/Gold Star, Silver Star, and Bronze Star, Combat Infantryman Badge, Expert Infantryman Badge, Master Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, Ranger Tab, Republic of Vietnam Master Parachutist Badge. | Military schools attended include: Basic Airborne Course, Ranger, Armor Advanced Course, Command and General Staff College, Army War College.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Silver Star

  • Year Inducted

    1987

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01170