Robert E. Gibson

GIBSON,ROBERT
Robert E. Gibson

Robert E. Gibson

Colonel Robert E. Gibson was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School, 23 April 1947. His first duty assignment was as a Platoon Leader, Company A, 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, Vienna, Austria. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Survey Officer, 4th Battalion, 12th Marines, Camp McNair, Japan, Commanding Officer, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland; Teach, Assess, and Counsel Officer, USMA, West Point, New York; G-3, 3d Mar Division, ICTZ Vietnam; USC and GSC, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Commander, 3d Battalion, 12th Marines, 3d Mar Division, ICTZ, Vietnam; Commander, 12th Marine Regiment, CP Zukran, Okinawa; Commander, USN ROTC, Texas A&M University, College Staton, Texas, Stragtegy Officer, USCINPAC, Camp Smith, Hawaii.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Riley, Kansas

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    1995

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01743