Robert J. Fullerton

Robert J. Fullerton

Robert J. Fullerton

Colonel Robert Jones Fullerton was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School on February 1964. His first duty assignment was as Assistant Detachment Commander, 11th Pathfinder Company, 11th Aviation Group, 11th Air Assault, Fort Benning, Georgia. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Detachment Commander, 11th Pathfinder Company, 11th Air Assault Division, Dominican Republic; Detachment Commander, 11th Pathfinder Company, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile), Vietnam; Instructor, Airborne Department, U.S. Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia; Company Commander, A Company, 1-58th Infantry (Mechanized), 197th Infantry Brigade, Fort Benning, Georgia; Company Commander, A Company, 2-5th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile), Vietnam; Assistant S-3, 2d Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile), Vietnam; Instructor, Airborne Department, U.S. Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia; Company Commander, Headquarters Company, 66th Military Intelligence Group, Munich, Germany; Chief, Plans Branch, 66th Military Intelligence Group, Munich, Germany; Field Office Commander, 525th Military Intelligence Group, Fort Lewis, Washington; Deputy  G-2, 2d Infantry Division, Korea; Chief, Intelligence Branch, Headquarters, U.S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM), Fort McPherson, ga; Battalion Commander, 522d Military Intelligence Battalion, 2d Armored Division, Fort Hood, Texas; G-2, 2d Armored Division, Fort Hood, Texas; Program Manager, Korean Intelligence Support System, J-2, Eighth U.S. Army, Korea; and Commander, U.S. Army Central Personnel Security Clearance Facility, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland. | Colonel Robert Jones Fullerton is a graduate of U.S. Army War College; U.S. Army Command and General Staff College; Military Intelligence Advance Course; Senior Officials in National Security Course-J.F. K. School of Government, Harvard University; Counterintelligence Course; Pathfinder Course; Airborne School. | His awards and decorations include: Legion of Merit, Bronze Star w/ V Device w/ 2 Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart, Meritorious Service Medal w/ 4 Oak Leaf Cluster, Air Medal, Army Commendation Medal w/ 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Vietnam Service Medal w/ 5 Oak Leaf Cluster, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Master Parachute Badge, Pathfinder Badge.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1991

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01397