William M.R. Glascow

William M.R. Glascow

William M.R. Glascow

Colonel William M. Glasgow, Jr. was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School, 19 July 1945, Class # 470-45. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, IRTC, Camp Livingston, Louisiana. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Courier, Headquarters Armed Forces Western Pacific; Co Cmdr, 96th Inf, Bn; Special Services Officer, Stottsenberg Area Command; Plt Ldr and Co XO, 23d Inf, 2d Div, Fort Lewis, Washington; Admin Assistant, G3, Dept of the Army; Admin Assistant, G3, DA; Inf Advisor, MAAG, Saudia Arabia; Professor of Military Science, Calumet High School, Calumet, Michigan; Co Cmdr, U.S. Army Training Center, Armor, Fort Knox, Kentucky; Chief, Regiment Instr Gp, U.S. Army Training Center, Armor, Fort Knox, Kentucky; Bn Cmdr, U.S. Army Training Center, Armor, Fort Knox, Kentucky; Bn S3 and XO, 2/58 Inf, 2d Armored Div, Fort Hood, Texas; Historian, OD.C.of SOPS, Headquarters USAREUR; Staff Officer, ODCSOPS, DA; Chief, Automatic Data Processing Branch, Army Operations Center, ODCSOPS, DA; Secretary Joint Staff, Headquarters United Nations Command/U.S. Forces Korea; Office Assistant Chief of Staff, Civil Operations & Rural Development Support, Mgmt Info Sys Dir, Ofc Asst Vic Ch of Staff Chief, Operations and Field System Group. | Colonel Glasgow's awards and decorations include: Silver Star, Legion of Merit w/2 Oak Leaf Cluster, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal w/ Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart, Republic of Korea Medal for Military Merit, Republic of Vietnam Ethnic Minorities Development Service Medal First Class.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Silver Star

  • Year Inducted

    1972

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00576