Patrick J. Bennett

BENNETT,PATRICK
Patrick J. Bennett

Patrick J. Bennett

Colonel Patrick J. Bennett was commissioned as an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School, 14 August 1970. His first duty assignment was as Assistant S-1, 95th Student Battalion. | His subsequent duty assignments were: Aviation Flight Student, Rotary Wing Flight School, Fort Wolters, Texas; Aviation Flight Student, Rotary Wing Flight School Fort Rucker, Alabama; Rotary Wing Pilot, Assault Helicopter Pilot, Vietnam; Rotary Wing Pilot, 162d Assault Helicopter Pilot, Vietnam; Aviation Section Leader ssthAviation Company, Fort Hood, Texas; Battalion Assistant S-3, 13th Aviation Battalion Fort Hood, Texas; Battalion S-2, 13th Aviation Battalion Fort Hood, Texas; Infantry Officer Advance Course, Fort Benning, Georgia; Battalion Motor Officer/Battalion S-4/Company Commander, 1'' Battalion, 14'" Infantry, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Aviation Attack Platoon Leader/Brigade Assistant S-3/Brigade S-1/Aviation Troop Commander/Aviation Troop Commander /Brigade S-3, C Troop, 7th Squadron, 17th Cavalry, 6th Cavalry Brigade (AC) 6th Cavalry Brigade (AC) B Troop, 1st Squadron, 6th Cavalry (AC) 7th Squadron, 17th Cavalry 6th Cavalry Brigade (AC) Fort Hood, Texas; Command & General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Staff Officer Materiel System Analyst Deputy Chief of Staff (OPS & Plans) Office of Chief of Staff, Army Pentagon, Virginia; Squadron Commander 1'' Squadron,6'" Cavalry (AC) Fort Hood, Texas; Senior Observer/Controller Combat Maneuver Training Center Hohenfels, Germany; Brigade Commander Aviation Brigade, 3d Infantry Division Katterbach, Germany; Chief of Staff 7th Army Training Command, Grafenwohr, Germany; Division Chief Office of the CSA Pentagon, Virginia. | Colonel Bennett's military education includes: Infantry Officer Candidate School, Rotary Wing Aviator School, Infantry Officer Advance Course, Nuclear Chemical Target Analyst, Command & Staff College, AH-64 Combat Aviator Qualification, National War College.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    2014

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_02639