George Maughan

George Maughan

George Maughan

Colonel George Maughan was commissioned an Adjutant Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School in May 1945. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, Infantry Advanced Individual Replacement Training Center, Texas. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader/Company Executive Officer/Company commander, 351st Infantry Regiment; Company commander/S-1, Headquarters and Headquarters Company 2d Battalion, 20th Infantry, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Regimental Adjutant, Headquarters Company, 20th Infantry; G-1/XO, IX Corps, FEC; Procurement Officer, JPA 8139 AU, FEC; Battalion Commander, 2d Battalion, 61st (5th) Infantry, Fort Carson Colorado; G-3, 8th Infantry Division, Europe; G-1, Program Management, Europe; Battalion Commander, 5th Battalion, 5th Training Regiment, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Comptroller, Fort Jackson; Deputy Comptroller, Korea; G-3, X Corps, Fort Lawton Washington; Director, Program Budget, CDC, CSSG, Fort Lee, Virginia; Chief, Project TM III, CDCEC, Fort Ord California. | His awards and decorations include: Armed Forces Reserve Medal, WW II Victory Medal, United Nations Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), American Defense Service Medal, Philippine Liberation Ribbon, Korean President Unit Citation (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Philippine President Unit Citation, Distinguished Unit Emblem, Good Conduct Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Army Commendation Medal (6 Oak Leaf Cluster), Bronze Star Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Legion of Merit.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1981

  • Branch Of Service

    Adjutant Corps

  • HF ID #

    HF_00994