Paul R. Walker

Paul R. Walker

Paul R. Walker

Colonel Paul Richard Walker was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 54-67 on Sept 67. His first duty assignment was as Training Officer, Co D, 3d Bn-3d Bde, Fort Ord, California. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader, Co B, 1st Bn, 2d Inf, 1st Inf Div, Vietnam;  Asst Bde S2, 1st Bde, 1st Inf Div, Vietnam;  Commander, Co B, 3d Bn, 19th Inf, 24th Inf Div (M), Augsburg, Germany;  Commander, Co B, 1st Bn, 16th Inf (M), 1st Inf Div (Fwd), Augusburg, Germany;  Bn XO, 1st Bn 16 Inf (M), Augsburg, Germany;  Deputy G4, 1st Inf Div (Fwd), Augsburg, Germany;  Group S4, Joint Security Area, Panmunjom, Korea;  Asst Opns Officer, Readiness Group Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California;  Inf Branch Advisor, Readiness Group Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California;  Commander, United States Army garrision, Fort McCoy, Wisconsin;  Chief, Plans/Opns, Support Bde, Fort Ord, California;  Bde S4, 1st Bde, 7th Inf Div, Fort Ord, California;  Bn XO, 2d Bn, 17th Inf, 7th Inf Div, Fort Ord, California;  Chief, Commodity Branch, 8th U.S. Army, Korea;  Bn Commander, 1st Bn, 17th Inf (M) 2d Inf Div, Korea;  Deputy, Fire Spt and Combined Arms Department, U.S. Field Artillery School, Fort Sill, Oklahoma;  Deputy, Dept of Plans, Training and Mobilization, U.S. Infantry Center, Fort Benning, Georgia;  Deputy, Combined Tactics Department, U.S. Infantry Center, Fort Benning, Georgia;Senior Reserve Army Advisor to 81st ARCOM, 1514 E. Cleveland Avenue, East Point, ga. | Military schools attended include: Infantry Officer Advanced Course, CGSC, Army War College. | His military awards include: Silver Star w/ 1st Oak Leaf Cluster, Bronze Star w/ V, 1st Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart, 2nd Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Service Medal, 4th Oak Leaf Cluster, Army Commendation Medal, 2d Oak Leaf Cluster.

More Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Silver Star

  • Year Inducted

    1991

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01471