Mario F. Montero, Jr.

Mario F. Montero, Jr.

Mario F. Montero, Jr.

Major General Mario F. Montero, Jr. was commissioned a Transportation Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 3-67, 26 January 1967. His first duty assignment was as Assistant Chief, Light Vehicle Drivers Course, Company A, 3d Battalion, 1st Combat Support Training Brigade, Fort Huachuca, Arizona. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Plans and Training Officer, Commander, Headquarters Company, and S-1, 5th Transportation Battalion, Aircraft Maintenance, 101st Airborne Division, United States Army, Republic of Vietnam; Assistant Chief, later Chief, Movements Branch, Directorate of Industrial Operations, United States Army Training Center and Infantry School, Fort Ord, California; Motor Officer, and Commander, Company B, 503d Supply and Transport Battalion, 3d Armored Division, United States Army Europe, Germany; Executive Officer, 29th Transport Battalion and Transportation Officer, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Chief, Mobilization and Movement Control Branch, United States Army Personnel Command, Alexandria, Virginia; Commander, 29th Transportation Battalion, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Chief, Logistics Plans Division, J-4, Joint Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Commander, Division Support Command, 25th Infantry Division (Light), Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Assistant Commandant, United States Army Transportation School, Fort Eustis, Virginia; Commander, 1st Corps Support Command, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Director, Transportation, Energy, and Troop Support, Officer of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, United States Army, Washington, D.C.; Assistant Chief of Staff, J-4/C-4/G-4, United States Forces Korea/United Nations Command/Combined Forces Command/Eighth United States Army, Korea; Commanding General, Military Traffic Management Command, Falls Church, Virginia; Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, United States Army, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

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  • Rank

    Major General

  • Graduated From

    Fort Eustis, Virginia

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  • Branch Of Service

    Transportation Corps

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