Herschel W. Bagby

BAGBY,HERSHEL
Herschel W. Bagby

Herschel W. Bagby

Colonel Herschel W. Bagby was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School in 1952. His duty assignments include: Rifle Company; Heavy Weapons Company, Infantry Battalion; Operations and Plans Officer, Advanced Weapons Support Command; G-4 Plans Staff Officer, 5th Infantry Division (Mech); Battalion XO, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry, 1st Infantry Division Vietnam; Operations and Plans Staff Officer, D.C.SRF, Headquarters, 3rd U.S. Army; Force Development Plans Staff Officer, ACSFOR, Headquarters, Department of the Army; Instructor Mortar Committee, USAIS; Assistant PMS ROTC, University of Mississippi. | His awards and decorations include: Army Commendation Medal (3 Oak Leaf Cluster), Legion of Merit (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Bronze Star.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Bronze Star Medal

  • Year Inducted

    1976

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00738