Leo A. Schmid

Leo A. Schmid

Leo A. Schmid

Colonel Leo A. Schmid was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate school, 20 March 1953. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, Company C, 682d Engineer Battalion, 47th Infantry Division, Fort Rucker, Alabama. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Equipment Platoon Leader, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 390th Engineer Aviation Battalion, Long Island City, New York; Supply Officer S-4, Headquarters, 390th Engineer Battalion, Long Island City, New York; Company Commander, Direct Support Company, 294th Engineer Battalion, Fort Tilden, New York; Engineer Management Officer, Headquarters and Maintenance Support, 777th Maintenance Battalion, 77th Infantry Division, Fort Hamilton, New York; Materiel Officer, Headquarters and Company A, 777th Maintenance Battalion, 77th Infantry Division, Fort Hamilton, New York; Material Officer, Headquarters, 695th Maintenance Battalion, Direct Support, New York City, New York; Materiel Officer, Headquarters, 364th General Support Group, New York City, New York; Executive Officer, Headquarters, 518th Maintenance Battalion, Fort Totten, New York; Battalion Commander, Headquarters and Headquarters Department, 695th Maintenance Battalion, Fort Totten, New York; Assistant DCSLOG, Headquarters, 77th United States Army Reserve Command, Fort Totten, New York; Deputy Chief of Staff, Headquarters, 77th United States Army Reserve Command, Fort Totten, New York; Provost Marshal, Headquarters, 77th United States Army Reserve Command, Fort Totten, New York; Engineer ARTEP Evaluator, Alabama, United States Army National Guard, Detachment 2, Fort Rucker, Alabama; Staff Engineer Officer, Headquarters, 1st United States Army, Fort Meade, Maryland; Engineer Staff Officer, United States Army Garrison Department Fac and Engineer, Fort Devens, Massachusetts; Engineer Staff Officer, United States Army Garrison Special Projects, Fort Devens, Massachusetts; Commander, 106th Mobilization Detachment (R & D), New York City, New York.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    1995

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01763