Lamont M. Guthrie
Colonel Lamont M. Guthrie, Jr. was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School on 25 June 1955. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, Company B, 634 Armored Infantry Battalion, Combat Command A, 1st Armored Division, Fort Hood, Texas. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader, 111th Infantry, Philadelphia, PA; Assistant S-3, 36th Brigade, Philadelphia, PA; Company Commander, Company C, 111th Infantry, Philadelphia, PA; S1, 227th Artillery Group, Miami, Florida; Exec/S3, 1/124 Infantry Battalion, Miami, Florida; ARNG Advisor, USAIC, Fort Benning, GA; Chief, Mob/Readiness, NGB Pentagon, Washington, D.C; ARNG Advisor, USARMR VIII, Denver, CO; Opns Officer, USRED.COM, J3 MacDill Air Force Base. | Military schools attended include: Advanced Course, USAIS; Command and General Staff College; Air War College. | His awards and decorations include: Meritorious Service Medal, Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal.