William D. Macmillian Iv
Colonel William D. MacMillan IV was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 29 May 1946. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, Company E, 28th Infantry, Fort Jackson, South Carolina. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Commander, Co G, 28th Inf, Fort Jackson, S.C.; Platoon Leader, Co D, 8th Inf, Germany; CO, Headquarters Co, 1st Bn, 8th Inf; CO, Co D, Germany; Aid to CG, Headquarters, 1st Cav Div, Japan; CO, Co E, 8th Cav, Japan; CO, Headquarters Co, Headquarters, 1st Cav Div, Japan; Asst PMS, Castle Heights Mil Academy, USA Instructor Group, Lebanon, Tenn; Training Advisor, Mil Asst Advisory Group, Vietnam; Admin Asst to Chief, Headquarters, MAAG, Vietnam; Asst Chief of Staff, Headquarters, 82d Abn Div, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; S4, 2d Abn Battle Group, 504th Inf, Fort Bragg, N.C.; Staff Officer, Headquarters, Dept of the Army ODCSOPS, Washington, D.C.; Executive Officer, Headquarters, 193d Inf Brigade & Headquarters, 4th Bn, 20th Inf, Canal Zone, CO, Canal Zone; CO, I Corps, Headquarters, 1st Bn, 7th Cav, Republic of Vietnam; G4, Headquarters, 1st Cav Div, Phuoc Vinh, Republic of Vietnam; Asst Chief, Joint Training Div, J3, Headquarters, US Strike Command, MacDill, Air Force Base; Deputy Chief of Staff, Management & Budget, Headquarters, MASSTER, Fort Hood, Texas; Deputy Chief of Staff-Command Programs, Headquarters, III Corps, Fort Hood, Texas. | His awards and decorations include: Gallantry Cross w/Palm, Air Medal V (Oak Leaf Cluster), Silver Star.