WESLEY R. GOUGH

WESLEY R. GOUGH

WESLEY R. GOUGH

Lieutenant Colonel Wesley R. Gough, graduated Infantry OCS Class #2, 7 November 1941. | Subsequent assignments Include: 1942, Headquarters 46th AIR, Co. Commander, Lieutenant; Capt., Fort Knox, Kentucky and Cp. Cooke, California, Feb. 1943, Headquarters Sp. Trps., III Corps., S-3 and XO., Captain., and Major., Cp. Beale, California; August 1944; The Infantry School, Small Arms Instructor, Major, Fort Benning, Georgia; November 1945, Headquarters. lst Inf. Regiment., S-3 and Regimental XO, Major, Philippines and Korea; Jan 1946, lst Bn., lst Inf. Regiment., CO, Major, Occupation duty, Korea; 1947 - 1948, Student., Major, Fort Knox, Kentucky; Assoc. Adv. Crse #2, and C&GS, Student, Major, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas - Regular Course., 1949 - 1950, Headquarters., 2d Army Asst. IG., Major & Lieutenant Colonel, Civilian Components; 1951, KMAG, Regimental Adv., lst ROK Regiment and 9th ROK Div., Lieutenant Colonel, Korea; 1952 - 1955, 4305 ASU ROTC, PMS&T, Lieutenant Colonel, Arlington State College, Arlington, Texas; 1956 - 1958, Headquarters USAREUR, Chief, Mob Sect., O&E Br., G-3 Div., Lieutenant Colonel,  1959 - 1960.  5th USA Adv., Gp., (ARNG) Ind., (5203), Division Advisor to the Indiana ARNG, Lieutenant Colonel, Indianapolis, Indiana. | His awards and decorations include: the Legion of Merit, Korean ULCHI.

More Information

  • Rank

    Lieutenant Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Graduation Year

    1941

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1960

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00105