Hunter A. Copeland

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Hunter A. Copeland

Hunter A. Copeland

Colonel Hunter Armstrong Copeland was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School on 11 September 1942, Class Number 67. | His duty assignments include: Company Commander, L Company, 275th Infantry Regiment, 70th Division; Headquarters Company Commander, 3rd Battalion, 275th Infantry; Battalion Commander, 3rd Battalion, 275th Infantry, 70th Division; Japan Air Defense Force, Japan; Office of Comptroller. | His awards and decorations include: Silver Star, Bronze Star w/ 4 Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart, Combat Infantryman Badge, European Theatre of Operation w/2 Battlestars, Korean Service Medal. | Military schools attended include: Infantry Officer Candidate Preparatory School, Infantry Officer Candidate School, Basic School for Officers.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Silver Star

  • Year Inducted

    1982

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01039