Thomas C. Shaylor

Thomas C. Shaylor

Thomas C. Shaylor

Colonel Thomas C. Shaylor was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School in March 1955. His first duty assignment was as Instructor, NCO Academy, Puerto Rico. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader and Battalion Adjutant, and Assistant Regimental Adjutant; Post Adjutant, Fort Buchanan, Puerto Rico; XO and Platoon Leader, Company A, 26th Infantry; Chief Admin Service Division, AG Section, Korea; Chief Personnel Division, Korea; Deputy Executive to the Deputy Chief of Staff for Individual Training, Fort Monroe, VA; Personnel and Training Advisor, Ecuador; Assistant Chief of Staff Personnel, Support Command, Vietnam; Adjutant General, 1st Cavalry Division, Vietnam; Senior Aide to Personnel of the Army; Director of Personal Affairs, Adjutant General Center, Washington, D.C. | His awards and decorations include: Legion of Merit w/1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Bronze Star w/1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Service Medal, Army General Staff Identification Badge.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1981

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01016