EDWIN A. PERRY

PERRY,EDWIN
EDWIN	A. PERRY

EDWIN A. PERRY

Lieutenant Edwin A. Perry served as a Platoon Leader, A Company Commander and later as a Battalion S-2 with the 39th Infantry Regiment in North Africa and Europe during World War II. Some of his other assignments include Executive Officer, Army Security Agency, Arlington Hall Station; Assistant Secretary of the Staff, SHAPE, France; Chairman, Map Reading Committee, United States Army Infantry School. | Lieutenant Colonel Perry is a graduate of the Army Indoctrination School, the Infantry Officer Advanced Course and the Command and General Staff College.| His awards and decorations include: the Bronze Star Medal w/4 Oak Leaf Clusters, the Purple Heart w/2 Oak Leaf Clusters, Combat Infantryman Badge and the Glider Badge.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Lieutenant Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Graduation Year

    1942

  • Highest Award

    Bronze Star Medal

  • Year Inducted

    1959

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00070