William C. Burrell
Colonel William C. Burrell was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 2-83, 22 April 1983. His first duty assignment was as an Infantry Platoon Leader, B Company, I/502d Infantry Battalion, 2d Brigade, 101st Air Assault Division, Fort Campbell. Kentucky. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Support Platoon Leader Battalion S2, 1/502d Infantry Battalion, Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Intelligence and Electronic Warfare Officer, 501st Military Intelligence Battalion, Katterbach, Germany; Company Commander, Intelligence and Surveillance Company, 501st Military Intelligence Battalion, Katterbach, Germany; Counterintelligence Team Chief, Redstone Military Intelligence Detachment, 902d Military Intelligence Group, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama; Detachment Commander, Redstone Military Intelligence Detachment, 902nd Military Intelligence Group, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama; Battalion S3, 716th Military Intelligence Battalion, 902nd Military Intelligence Group, Fort Meade, Maryland; Division Chief, Target Acquisition Division, Fire Support Coordination and Operations Department, U.S. Army Field Artillery School, Fort Sill, Oklahoma; Operations Officer, 650th Military Intelligence Group, SHAPE, Belgium; Group S3, 650th Military Intelligence Group, SHAPE, Belgium; Deputy Commander, 650th Military Intelligence Group, SHAPE, Belgium; Detachment Commander, 650th Military Intelligence Group, International Security and Assistance Forces, Kabul, Afghanistan; Chief, Standards and Training, 650th Military Intelligence Group, SHAPE, Belgium; J2, Multinational Security Transition Command Baghdad, Iraq; Deputy Director of Operational Intelligence (02), Third Army (US ARCENT), Fort McPherson, Georgia. | Colonel Burrell is a graduate of the U.S. Army War College, Army Force Management School, Command and General Staff College, Combined Arms and Services Staff School, Counterintelligence Officer Course, Military Intelligence Officer Transition Course, Air Assault School, Airborne School, and the Infantry Officer Basic Course. | His military awards and decorations include: Bronze Star Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Navy Marine Corps Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Southwest Asia Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Armed Force Reserve Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal, Kuwait Liberation Medal (Saudi Arabia), Kuwait Liberation Medal (Kuwait), Expert Infantry Badge, Parachutist Badge, and the Air Assault Badge.