Hilbert (Bert) H. Chole

Hilbert (Bert) H. Chole

Hilbert (Bert) H. Chole

Lieutenant Colonel Hilbert (Bert) H. Chole was commissioned an Armor officer upon completion of Officer Candidate School Class Number 7-63. His first duty assignment was as the Adjutant, Assistant S-3 and Troop Commander with the 2nd Squadron 17th (Airborne) Cavalry, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Knox, Kentucky. | His subsequent assignments include: Adjutant, Assistant S-3, and Troop Commander with the 2nd Squadron 17th (Airborne) Cavalry, 101st Airborne Division; Army Flight School; 1st Squadron (Air) 9th Cavalry of the 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile; Scout Platoon Leader, Troop Operations Officer and as the Squadron S-2 and S-3; Company/Team Branch of the Command and Staff Department of the Armor School; Cavalry Instructor, Chief of the Air Cavalry Branch and Chief of the Armor Branch; Squadron (Air) 9th Cavalry of the 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile), Republic of Vietnam; Air Cavalry Troop Commander, Squadron Executive Officer, and Brigade S-3; Commander of the 170th Attack Helicopter Company and as the Executive Officer of the 4th Squadron, 9th (Attack) Cavalry, Fort Hood, Texas; Assignment Officer, Armor Captains, Military Personnel Center, Alexandria, Virginia; Department of the Army Staff, Action Officer in the Plans, Programs and Budget Directorate, Office of Deputy Chief of Staff Personnel; Commander, 1st Squadron, (Airborne/Air Assault) 17th Cavalry, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

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  • Rank

    Lieutenant Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Knox, Kentucky

  • Key Assignment

    Commander | 1st Squadron, (Airborne/Air Assault) 17th Cavalry | 82nd Airborne Division | Fort Bragg, North Carolina

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    2000

  • Branch Of Service

    Armor

  • HF ID #

    HF_02002