William P. Walters

William P. Walters

William P. Walters

Colonel William P. Walters was commissioned an Intelligence Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 8-65 on 15 September 1965.  His first duty assignment was as Detachment Commander, TUSLOG, Detachment 17, Ankara Turkey. | His subsequent duty assignments include:  Assistant Operations Officer, TUSLOG, Detachment 27, Ankara, Turkey;  Operations Officer, TUSLOG, Detachment 404, Karamursel, Turkey;  Company Commander, Operations Company 508th Army Security Agency Group, Korea;  Student, Military Intelligence, Advance Course, Fort Holabird, Maryland;  Student, Degree Completion University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland;  Target Exploitation Detachment Chief,  509th  Army Security, Republic of Vietnam; Electronic Warfare Officer, U.S. Army Air Defense School, Fort Bliss, Texas;  Student, Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas;  G2 Operations Officer, 82d Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Company Commander, 82d Military Intelligence Company, 82d Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina;  Battalion Executive Officer, 313th Military Intelligence Battalion, 82d Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina;  G2 Training Officer, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, North Carolina;  J2 Intelligence Officer, Headquarters, United States Readiness Command, McDill Air Force Base, Tampa, Florida;  Battalion Commander, 312th Military Intelligence Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas;  Student, U.S. Army War College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania; Director, Department of Tactics Intelligence and Military Science, United States Army Intelligence Center and School, Fort Huachuca, Arizona;  Director of Combat Developments, United States Army Intelligence Center and School, Fort Huachuca, Arizona;  Brigade Commander, United States Army Field Station Sinop, Sinop, Turkey; G2, XVIII Airborne Corps, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; G2 XVIII Airborne Corps, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. | Colonel Watlers is a graduate of Officer Candidate School, Airborne, Military Intelligence Advance Course, Command and General Staff College, Jumpmaster, Battalion Pre-command Course, Army War College and Brigade Pre-command Course. | His military awards include: Legion of Merit w/ 1 Oak Leaf Clusters, Bronze Star Medal w/ 1 Oak Leaf Clusters, Defense Meritorious Service Medal;  Meritorious Service Medal w/ 1 Oak Leaf Clusters, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Army Good Conduct Medal.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1991

  • Branch Of Service

    Military Intelligence

  • HF ID #

    HF_01472