Rodney D. Burns

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Rodney D. Burns

Rodney D. Burns

Colonel Rodney D. Burns was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 11 December 1967. His first duty assignment was as the Assistant Adjutant, E Company, 7th Special Forces Group, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader, Command and Control North, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Danang, Vietnam; Detachment Commander, Company A, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Bad Tolz, Germany; S-3, Detachment 2, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Bad Tolz, Germany; Company Commander, Company A, 1st Battalion, 11th Infantry, Fort Carson, Colorado;  S-3, 1st Battalion, 11th Infantry, Fort Carson, Colorado; Executive Officer, San Antonio District Recruiting Command, San Antonio, Texas; Assistant G-3, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; S-3, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Plans Officer, J5, U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida; Battalion Commander, United Nations Command Security Force, PanmuNew Jerseyom, Korea; Executive Officer, Readiness Group Pittsburg, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Senior Army Advisor, 99th Army Reserve Command, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Commander, Charles E. Kelly Support Facility, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    1993

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01555