Colonel Leroy Gaub was commissioned as a Quartermaster Officer after graduation of the Officer Candidate School Class 3-73, 27 April 1973. Colonel Gaub’s first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, C/426 S&S BN 101st Airborne DIV in Fort Campbell, Kentucky. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Executive Officer, 426th Supply and Service Battalion, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Executive Officer and Commander, 420th Military Police Company, Bozeman, Montana; Logistics Operations Officer, 159th Corps Support Group, Helena, Montana; Logistics Operations Officer, 3rd U.S. Army, Fort McPherson, Georgia; Assistant Professor of Military Science, South Dakota State University, Brookings, South Dakota; Executive Officer, 372nd Quartermaster Battalion, Albuquerque, New Mexico; Inspector General, 85th Division (Training Support), Arlington Heights, Illinois; Security, Operations and Training Officer, 159th Corps Support Group, Helena, Montana; Assistant Chief of Staff, Army Reserve, Second Region (ROTC), U.S. Army Cadet Command, Fort Knox, Kentucky; and Senior Army Advisor, 70th Regional Support Command, Fort Lawton, Washington. | Colonel Gaub's military awards and decorations include: Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal (3 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Commendation Medal (3 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal (2 Oak Leaf Cluster), Armed Forces Reserve Medal (2 awards), Reserve Component Overseas Training Ribbon (2 awards), National Defense Service Medal (3 awards), and the Army Service Ribbon. | Following retirement, Colonel Gaub served as Program Manager for the Lewis and Clark Region of Troops to Teachers Program for the region consisting of Montana, North and South Dakota, Wyoming, Oregon and Idaho.