John D. Foulk

John D. Foulk

John D. Foulk

Colonel John D. Foulk was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 28 September 1942, class number 74A. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, 385th Infantry, Fort Meade, Maryland. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader, Company B, 7th Infantry Regiment, 3d Infantry Division, MTO, North Africa, Sicilly, Italy; Assistant S-3, MTO, Headquarters, 7th Infantry Regiment, Italy, So. France; Regiment S-3, Headquarters, 5th Constab Regiment, Europe; Battalion Executive Officer, The Infantry School, Headquarters School Troops, The Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia; Instructor Staff Dept The Infantry School, company D, ISD, Fort Benning, Georgia; Assistant G-2, Headquarters V Corp, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Assistant G-2/G-3 Training Officer, Headquarters XVII Airborne Corp, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Chief, P&P Battalion and XO, Intel Div, AFSOUTH, Naples, Italy; Assistant Chief, Headquarters JTF-7, Scientific Test Branch, J-3, Washington, D.C.; Regiment Advisor/G-2/G-3 Advisor, I VN Corps, Vietnam; Deputy Commander, HHC, 1st ABG, 325th Infantry, 82 Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Infantry Advisor MAAG LN TM (N), Germany; Assistant Dep Post Commander and ACofS G-2, Headquarters XVII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Director of Intelligence, OACSI, Washington, D.C. Colonel Foulk's awards and decorations include: ACS Ident Badge, Republic of Vietnam Armed Forces Honor Medal, Republic of Vietnam Parachute Badge, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross with Gold Star, French Fourragere, Master Parcht Badge, Air Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Bronze Star Medal (2 Oak Leaf Cluster & Valor), Legion of Merit.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1971

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00523