John L. Patrick, Jr.

John L. Patrick, Jr.

John L. Patrick, Jr.

Colonel John L. Patrick, Jr. was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 24 August 1965. His first duty assignment was as a Scout Platoon Leader, 1st Battalion, 41st Infantry, 2d Armored Division, Fort Hood, Texas. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Company Commander, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division (TRICAP), Fort Hood, Texas; Assistant G-3 (Training), 1st Cavalry Division (TRICAP), Fort Hood, Texas; Area Commander, Queens Recruiting Area, New York District Recruiting Command, New York, New York; Operations Officer, 2d Battalion, 34th Infantry, 24th Infantry Division (Mechanized), Fort Stewart, Georgia; Chief, Battalion Training Management System and Assistant G-3 (Plans), 24th Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Georgia; Executive Officer, 1st Armored Brigade, 2d Infantry Division, Camp Casey, Korea; Chief, Ground Operations Division, U.S. Forces Korea, Seoul, Korea; Director, Theater Army Personnel Plans and Operations Directorate, 5th Personnel Command, Seoul, Korea; Deputy Senior Army Advisor, North Carolina Army National Guard, Raleigh, North Carolina; and Commander, United Nations Security Forces, Joint Security Area, PanmuNew Jerseyom, Republic of Korea; Inspector General, National Guard of the United States, Headquarters, National Guard Bureau, Department of the Army and the Air Force, The Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Key Assignment

    Inspector General | National Guard Bureau | Department of the Army and the Air Force | The Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    1993

  • HF ID #

    HF_01603