Frederic Ackerson

ACKERSON,FREDERIC

Frederic Ackerson

Colonel Frederic Ackerson was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School, 1 August 1946, class number 540. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, 349th Infantry Regiment, 88th Infantry Division, Gorizia, Italy. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Trieste, Free Territory Trieste, Platoon Leader, 351st Inf Regiment, TRUST; Assistant S-3, 1st Bn, 27th Inf Regiment, 25th Div, Korea; Asst AC of S, G-2, Headquarters, 25th Inf Division, Korea; Assistant, ACofS, G2, Headquarters, The Infantry Center; Chief of Staff, Intelligence Office, Office of Asst, Department of the Army, Washington, D.C.; Liaison Officer and Special Weapons  Advisor, U.S. Army Liaison Group, CINC First Baden-Baden, Germany; ACofS G-2, Headquarters, 11th Air Assault Division, Fort Benning, Georgia; Battalion Commander, 1st Bn, 5th Cav, 1st Cav (Air Mobile), Fort Benning, Georgia and Vietnam; Assistant Sec Joint Staff, Headquarters, Mil Asst Cmd, Saigon, Vietnam; Staff Officer, War Plans Div, Plans Directorate, Off, D.CS of Dept Army, Washington, D.C.; Student-American University, D.CS Peer Review Board, Washington, D.C.; Commander, C PhD, International Relations, Support Command, 5th Inf Div (M), Fort Carson, Colorado. | Colonel Ackerson's awards and decorations include: Vietnamese Cross w/ Bronze Star; Air Medal w/3 Oak Leaf Clusters; Bronze Star.

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Graduated From
Fort Benning, Georgia
Key Assignment
Trieste, Free Territory Trieste, Platoon Leader, 351st Inf Regiment, TRUST
Highest Award
Bronze Star Medal
Year Inducted
1969
Branch Of Service
Infantry
Rank
Colonel
HF ID #
HF_00339

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