Marvin G. Back

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Marvin G. Back

Marvin G. Back

Major General Marvin George Back was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School on 14 September 1963. His first duty assignment was as Ordnance Supply Platoon Leader, Company B (Fwd Spt), 107th Maintenance Battalion. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Shop Officer, Company Commander, Company B (Fwd Spt), 107th Maintenance Battalion; Adjutant, 107th Maintenance Battalion; Operations Officer (S2/3), 107th maintenance Battalion; Ordnance Equipment Maintenance Officer, 107th Maintenance Battalion; Assistant g-4, Hq, 70th Division (Training); Battalion Commander, 3d Battalion, 2d Brigade (BCT), 70th Division (Training); Assistant G-4, Hq, 70th Division (Training); G-4, Hq, 70th Division (Training); Executive Officer, 3d Brigade (AIT), 70th Division (Training); Deputy Commander, 3d Brigade (Infantry), 70th Division (Training); Brigade Commander, 3d Brigade (Infantry), 70th Division (Training); Control Group-Reinforcement; Senior Assistant Division Commander, 70th Division (Training). | His awards and decorations include: Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal w/1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal w/Hourglass Device, Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Ribbon.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Major General

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Meritorious Service Medal

  • Year Inducted

    1985

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01132