Guy I. Tutwiler

TUTWILER,GUY
Guy I. Tutwiler

Guy I. Tutwiler

Colonel Guy I. Tutwiler was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School, 26 January 1945, class number 395. His first duty assignment was as Combat Rifle Platoon Leader, Company F, 162d Infantry, 41st Infantry Division. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Headquarters Co Commander, and Bn Adjutant, Headquarters Co, 3rd Bn, 21st Inf, 24th Inf Div, Japan; Platoon Leader and Instructor, Co F, 10th Inf Regiment, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Platoon Leader and Instructor, Co A, 22d Armd Engr Bn, Fort Chaffee, Ark; Mort Platoon Leader and FD.C. Officer, Support Co, 325th Abn Inf Regiment, 82d Abn Div; Battalion Adjutant, Headquarters Co, 2d Bn, 325th AIR, 82d Abn Div; Company Commander, Co A, 9th Inf Regiment, 2nd Inf Div, Korean War; Company Commander, Co G, 29th Inf Regiment, Okinawa; Instructor, Air Transport, Abn Dept, The Infantry School, Co K, ISD, Fort Benning, Georgia; Asst Opns Off, Abn Dept The Infantry School, Co K, ISD, Fort Benning, Georgia; Pers Mgt Off, Headquarters, XVIII Abn Corps, G-1 Sec; Pers Mgt Chief, Corps Staff, G-1, Sec I Corps (Gp), Korea; Action Officer, DA Staff, Individual Tng Sec, ACSFOR Wash, D.C.; Battalion Commander, Headquarters, 4th Bn 47th Inf, 9th Inf Div, Vietnam; Chief, Doctrine and Systems Directorate, USA Combat Dev Commands Combat Arms Group, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. | His awards and decorations include: Combat Infantryman Badge w/2 Stars; Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry w/Palm, Philippine, Korean and Vietnamese Unit Citation; Commendation Ribbon; Bronze Star w/2 Clusters; Legion of Merit w/Cluster; Air Medal w/3 Clusters; Silver Star.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Silver Star

  • Year Inducted

    1969

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00402