Harley F. Mooney, Jr.

Harley F. Mooney, Jr.

Harley F. Mooney, Jr.

Brigadier General Harley F. Mooney, Jr. 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, 350th & 351st Infantry Regiment, 88th Infantry Division, Italy. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader, 7th Infantry Division, Korea; Company Commander, Co F, 5th RCT, Korea; KMAG, G-3 Advisory Section, Headquarters KMAG, Korea; Company Commander, Battalion Staff Officer, 7th Regiment, 3d Inf Div, Korea; Battalion S-3, 3d Inf Regiment, Fort Myer, Virginia; Company B Btry, 483 Missile Battalion, Livingston, New Jersey; Aide CG XIV Corps Headquarters, Minneapolis, Minnesota; G-3 XIV Corps Headquarters, Minneapolis, MN; XO, 1st Bn, 27th Inf, 25th Div, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Asst C/S, 25th Inf Div, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Battalion Commander, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Battalion Commander/Division G-2/G-3, Vietnam; Assistant Executive Officer, ODCSLOG, Washington, D.C.; Province Senior Advisor, Quang Tri, Vietnam; 2d Brigade Commander, 1st Inf Div, Fort Riley, Kansas; Brigade Cdr., 1st Div/XO to CINCUSARPAC/AD.C, 25th Div, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; AD.C., 25th Inf Div, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; AD.C., 25th Inf Div/Dir, Off Pers Dir, Alexandria, Virginia. | His awards and decorations include: Combat Infantryman Badge 2d Award, Purple Heart, Army Commendation Medal, Air Medal, w/ 2 Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Service Medal, Bronze Star Medal w/V and w/2 Oak Leaf Cluster, Legion of Merit, Silver Star w/ Oak Leaf Cluster.

More Information

  • Rank

    Brigadier General

  • Graduated From

    Fort Riley, Kansas

  • Highest Award

    Silver Star

  • Year Inducted

    1977

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00835