Gerald D. Gurry

Gerald D. Gurry

Gerald D. Gurry

Colonel Gerald D.  Gurry was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School in 1967. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, B Company, 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader, B Company, 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry, 101st Airborne Division, Republic of Vietnam; Platoon Leader, C Company, 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry, 101st Airborne Division, Republic of Vietnam; Platoon Leader, C Company, 3rd Battalion, 508th Infantry, 82d Airborne Division, Republic Of Vietnam; Reserve Component Training Officer, S-2/S-3, Headquarters, U.S. Army Garrison, Fort Meade, Maryland; Commander, C Company, 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry, 4th Infantry Division, Republic of Vietnam; Assistant S-3, 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry, 4th Infantry Division, Republic of Vietnam; Commander, A Company, 3rd Battalion, 12th Infantry, 4th Infantry Division, Republic of Vietnam; Chief, Rifle Squad Tactics Subcommittee, 3rd Advanced Individual Training Brigade, USATCI, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Operations Office, Tactics Committee, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 3rd Advanced Individual Training Brigade, USATCI, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Assistant Brigade S-3, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 3rd Advanced Individual Training Brigade, USATCI, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Motor Officer, 130th Signal Battalion, Durham, North Carolina; S-4, 130th Signal Battalion, Durham, North Carolina; Commander, 1131st Signal Company, Durham, North Carolina; Commander, C company, 230th Support Battalion, 30th SIB (Mechanized), Durham, North Carolina; Commander, C Company, 230th Support Battalion, 30th SIB (Mechanized), Durham, North Carolina; Plans and Operations Officer, Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, North Carolina Army National Guard, Raleigh, North Carolina; Physical/Security Officer, Headquarters, STARC, Raleigh, North Carolina; Task Force Commander, 139th Support Center, Morrisville, North Carolina; Support Operations Officer, 139th Rear Area Operations Center, Morrisville, North Carolina; Commander, 139th Rear Area Operations Center, Morrisville, North Carolina; Commander, 139th Rear Area Operations Center, Saudi Arabia; Commander, 139th Rear Area Operations Center, Morrisville, North Carolina; Logistical Operations Officer, 30th Corps Support Group, Durham, North Carolina; Operations Officer, 139th Support Center, Morrisville, North Carolina; Chief, 139th Support Center, Morrisville, North Carolina.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    1996

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01798