Walter L. Olson

Walter L. Olson

Walter L. Olson

Colonel Walter L. Olson was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 16 August 1965. His first duty assignment was as a Training Officer, 3396th Reception Station, U.S. Army Reserve, Gainsville, Florida. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Supply Officer, 345th Military Police Company, U.S. Army Reserve, Melbourne, Florida; Test Officer, U.S. Army Satalite Communications Agency, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey; Signal Officer, U.S. Army, Republic of Vietnam; Commander, 1st Signal Brigade, Republic of Vietnam; Project Officer, Project Manager Multi Service Communications System, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey; Commander, 589th Signal Company, Germany; Operations Officer, 5th Signal Command, Germany; Fielding Officer, Project Manager, SINorth CarolinaGARS, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey; Professor of Military Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida; and Project Manager, QUICKFIX, PEO-IEW, Vint Hills, Florida; Project Manager, Common Hardware and Software, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Year Inducted

    1993

  • HF ID #

    HF_01602