Radford D. Hyde

Radford D. Hyde

Radford D. Hyde

Colonel Radford D. Hyde was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 8 May 1942, class number 10. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, Company C, 35th Infantry, 25th Division, S.W. Pacific. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Bn S-2, Headquarters Company, 1st Bn 35th Infantry, 25th Division, S.W. Pacific; CO, Special Det, Manhattan Engr Dist, New York; CO, Special Det, Manhattan Engr Dist, Oak Ridge, Tennessee; CO, Special Det, Manhattan Engr Dist, Sandia Base, New Mexico; Student, Advance Class, CO, Company H, 33d Inf, Fort Kobbe, Canal Zone; ExO & Bn CO, 2d Bn, 33d Inf, Fort Kobbe, Canal Zone; Bn CO, Headquarters Co, 1st Bn, 188th Abn Inf, 11th Abn Div, Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Senior Advisor, Royal Thai Inf & Airborne School, JUSMAG, Thailand; Deputy G-2, XVIII Abn Corps, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Student, Student DET C&GSC, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Staff Officer ODCSOPS, Washington, D.C.; Chief G-3 Operations, Headquarters CENTAG, Heidleberg, Germany; Chief Pers Mgmt Div, Headquarters USCONARC, Fort Monroe, Virginia; Chief, Exploit Div J-2, US Mil Asst Comd, Vietnam; Deputy, Targets Br, Joint Strategic Target Planning Staff, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. | Colonel Hyde's awards and decorations include: Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal w/1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart, ACM (2 Oak Leaf Cluster), Vietnam Honor Medal, 1st Class, CIB.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1968

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00313