Wyndham H. Bammer

Wyndham H. Bammer

Wyndham H. Bammer

Colonel Wyndham H. Bammer was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 1 December 1942, class number 14. His first duty assignment was as Weapons Platoon Leader, Company K, 339th Infantry, 85th Infantry Division, Italy. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Company Commander, Co A, 82d Bn Inf Repl Center, Camp Roberts, California; Station Comdr, Recruiting Command, Ogden, Utah, Recruiting Office; Company Commander, Co L, 44th Inf, Philippine Scouts, Philippines & Okinawa; Bn Executive Officer, 3d Bn, 44th Inf, Philippine Scouts, Okinawa; S-2, 44th Inf Regiment, Philippine Scouts, Okinawa; Inf, Instructor, 151 Inf Regiment, Indiana National Guard, 5213 ASU, Indianapolis, Indiana; Admin Officer, Far East Command, 500th Military Intelligence Group, Tokyo, Japan and Korea; Battalion Commander, Headquarters & Headquarters Co, 512 Armd Inf Bn, 4th Armd Div, Fort Hood, Texas; Regimental Advisor, 8653 ASU MAAG, Mytho Saigon, Vietnam; Chief Opr & Trng Committee, Headquarters, USA Transportation School, Fort Eustis, Virginia; Secretary General Staff, Headquarters, III Corps, Fort Hood, Texas; Opr & Trng Off, G-3, Headquarters, USA Element Allied Land Forces, Turkey; Brigade Commander, Headquarters & Headquarters Co, 3d Brigade, 24th Inf Div, Germany; Chief of Staff, Headquarters & Headquarters Co, 24th Inf Div, Augsburg, Germany; Professor of Military Science, Headquarters, Sixth U.S. Army, University of California, Berkeley, California. | Colonel Bammer's awards and decorations include: Combat Infantryman Badge, Purple Heart Army Commendation Medal, Bronze Star, Legion of Merit.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1972

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00561