Joseph K. Schmitt

Joseph K. Schmitt

Joseph K. Schmitt

Colonel Joseph K. Schmitt was commissioned an Engineer Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School, Class 2-75, 6 March 1975. His first duty assignment was as a Training Officer, A Company, 1st Bn, 4th Training Bde, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Executive Officer, CO. A , 1st Bn, 2nd Training Bde, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Bn S-3, 1st Bn, 2nd Training Bde, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Commander, D Company, 1st Bn, 2nd Training Bde, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Group Chief, Combat Engineer Training committee, 2nd Training Bde, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Company Commander, 649th Engineer Bn, Schwetzingen, Germany; Bn S-3, 649th Engineer Bn, Schwetzingen, Germany; Operations Officer, Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineer, Washington, D.C.; Executive Officer to Director of Engineering and Construction, Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, D.C.; Assignment Officer, Headquarters, 1st Personnel Command, Schwetzingen, Germany; Executive Officer, 79th Engineer Bn (CBT-H), Karlsruhe, Germany; Executive Officer to Chief of Staff, Headquarters, U.S. Army, Europe, Heidelberg, Germany; Chief, Officer Assignments, 1st Personnel Command, Schwetzingen, Germany; Commander, 30th Engineer Bn, 20th Engineer Bde, Fort Bragg, North Carolina and Colonels Assignments Officer, Total Army Personnel Command, Alexandria, Virginia. | Colonel Schmitt was as the Assistant Director for Civil Works, Atlantic Region, Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, D.C. at the time of his induction.

More Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Belvoir, Virginia

  • Key Assignment

    Commander | 30th Engineer Battalion | 20th Engineer Brigade | Fort Bragg, North Carolina

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    1998

  • Branch Of Service

    Engineer Corps

  • HF ID #

    HF_01924