Larry L. Gragg

GRAGG,LARRY
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.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Silver Star

  • Year Inducted

    1989

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01276