William C. Collier

William C. Collier

William C. Collier

Colonel William C. Collier was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 25 January 1969. His first duty assignment was as a Training Officer, E Company, 1st Battalion, 2d Training Brigade, Fort Benning, Georgia. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader, Company A, 1st Battalion, 6th Infantry, 198th Infantry Brigade, Americal Division, Chu Lai, Vietnam; Platoon Leader, Company E, 1st Battalion, 6th Infantry, 198th Infantry Brigade, Americal Division, Chu Lai, Vietnam; Company Commander, Company E, 1st Battalion, 6th Infantry, 198th Infantry Brigade; Americal Division, Chu Lai, Vietnam; Chief, Mortar Sub-committee, Weapons Committee, Republic of Vietnam Detachment, 5th Advanced Infantry Training Brigade, Fort Polk, Louisiana; Liaison Officer, Headquarters and Headquarters Company Dixie Forward, Mississippi; Operations Officer, 51st Support Center, Rear Area Operations Center, Mississippi; Administrative/Logistics Officer, Unit Commander, 31st Support Center, Rear Area Operations Center, Mississippi; Training Officer/Instructor, Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, Officer Candidate School, Mississippi; Director, Operations/Training, Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, Officer Candidate School/Noncommissioned Officer Candidate School, Mississippi; Assistant Team Chief, Infantry Team, Combat Division, 2d Maneuver Training Command; Team Chief, Infantry Team, Combat Division, Jackson Detachment, 2d Maneuver Training Command; and Team Chief, Armor Team, Combat Division, Jackson Detachment, 2d Maneuver Training Command; Team Chief, Infantry Team, Combat Division 1, Jackson Detachment, 2d Maneuver Training Command; and Division Chief, Combat Division 1, Jackson Detachment, 2d Maneuver Training Command, Jackson, Mississippi..

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    1993

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01559