William C. Alexander, Jr.

ALEXANDER, JR.,WILLIAM
William C. Alexander, Jr.

William C. Alexander, Jr.

Colonel William C. Alexander, Jr. was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School on 25 August 1964. His first duty assignment was as Supply/Training Officer, Hq & Hq Company, U.S. Army Post, Paris, U.S. Army COMMZ, Paris, France. | His subsequent duty assignments include: C, Pers Mgt Br, 1st Admin Co. 1st Inf Div, Republic of Vietnam; Adjutant, TOS Dev Gp, Heidelberg, Germany; Adjutant General , 1st Inf Div (Fwd), Augsburg, Germany; CO, RPC Heidelberg, HQ USAREUR, Heidelberg, Germany; Staff Officer, D.CSPER, Hq USAREUR, Heidelberg, Germany; Area Club Manager, U.S. Army, Berlin Germany; Plans Officer, 1st PERSCOM Schwetzingen, Germany; Adjutant General, U.S. Army, Berlin, Germany; C, DA Secretariat, USAMILPERCEN, Alexandria, Virigina; Chief of Staff, 1st PERSCOM, Schwetzingen, Germany; Dir, Per Svc Spt, 1st PERSCOM, Schwetzingen, Germany. | Military schools attended include: Adjutant General Officer Advanced Course, Command and General Staff College, United States Army War College. | His awards and decorations include: Parachutist Badge, Expert Infantryman Badge, Good Conduct Medal, Army Commendation Medal w/ 3 Oak Leaf Clusters, Meritorious Service Medal w/ 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, Bronze Star Medal w/ 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, Army of Occupation Medal-Berlin, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Vietnam Campaign Medal.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Bronze Star Medal

  • Year Inducted

    1989

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01253