Larry L. Gragg

Larry L. Gragg

Larry L. Gragg

Colonel Larry L. Gragg was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 15 May 1967, class number 28-67. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, Company D, 2d Training Battalion, Advanced Infantry Training Brigade, Fort McClellan, Alabama. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader, Company D, 2d Bn, USAAIT Bde, Fort McClellen, Alabama; Pl/Cdr, Company A, 1st Bn, 46th In, Vietnam; Opns Off, 3d Bn, 1st Bde, Fort Lewis, Washington; Project Off, USA In Board, Fort Benning, Georiga; Platoon Cdr, 4th Bn, 77 Arty, 101st Abn Div, Hue VM; Platoon Cdr, Trp C, 16th Cav (Air) Can Tho, Vietnam; Asst Prof-Mil Sci, Wash St Univ, Pullman, Washington; Cdr/Opns Off, Hq Cmd, 193d In Bde, Fort Clayton, Panama; Staff Officer, ODCSOPS, Hq DA, Washington, District of Columbia; Ch, Opns, Div, Hq U.S. SOUTHCOM, Quarry Hts, Panama; Executive Officer, 193d Indiana Bde, Fort Clayton, Panama; Commander, U.S. Army Forces, Honduras. | Military schools attended include: United StatesArmy War College, Defense Language Institute, Armed Forces Staff College, Infantry Off Adv Course, Rotary Wing Aviator Course. | Military awards and decorations include: Silver Star w/ 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal w/ 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Air Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal w/ 1 Oak Leaf Cluster and Valor Device, Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal w/ 7 Campaign Stars, Army Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal w/ 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Overseas Service Ribbon, Vietnamese Campaign Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Army Aviator, Army Staff Identification Badge.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Silver Star

  • Year Inducted

    1989

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01276