Robert S. Bell

BELL,ROBERT
Robert S. Bell

Robert S. Bell

Colonel Robert Sidney Bell was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 21 February 1956. His duty assignments include: Personnel Management Officer later Chief, Joint and Staff Activities Branch, Executive for Requirements, Officer Personnel Directorate, Office of Personnel Operations, Department of the Army, Washington, D.C.; Commanding Officer, 3d Battalion, 1st Basic Combat Training Brigade, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Senior Regimental Advisor, United States Military Assistance Command, Vietnam; Deputy Senior Advisor, Third Regional Assistance Command, Team 87, United States Military Assistance Command, Vietnam; Commander, Armed Forces Examining and Entrance Station, Baltimore with station Unites States Army 1st Recruiting District, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland; Deputy for Personnel Services, USA MILPERCEN, Alexandria, Virginia; Executive for Reserve Affairs, Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel, Department of the Army, Washington, D.C.; Reserve Component Coordinator, Program Analysis and Evaluation Directorate, Office of the Chief of Staff, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C. | Colonel Bell's military education and training includes: United States Army Infantry School, Advanced Course; Command and General Staff College; Air War College. He holds a BS degree from St. Benedicts. | His awards and decorations include: Legion of Merit, Army Commendation Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, Bronze Star Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Service Medal, Air Medal (first award), Combat Infantryman Badge, Parachutist Badge.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1977

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00787