ROGERS,LARRY

Major Larry B. Rogers

MAJ Larry B. Rogers entered the Army in 1971 and served five years on active duty as an enlisted soldier and NCO with a tour in Eighth U.S. Army in the Republic of Korea. He was commissioned a U.S. Army Artillery Officer upon graduation from the Officers Candidate School, Fort Benning, Georgia in 1976. His […]

RHYNE,CHARLES

Colonel Charles R. Rhyne

Colonel Charles R Rhyne was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 4-65, 19 April 1965. His first duty assignment after Airborne School was as Post Reenlistment Officer at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. His subsequent duty assignments include: Assistant Commandant, HHC 18th ABN Corps USFORCES, Dominican Republic; Chief Weapons Commander, 3rd […]

REISS,DAVE

Major David W. Reiss

Major David W. Reiss is the son of an Army Chaplain. He entered the Army in 1960 as a Private and attended OCS class 6-64 at Fort Benning in 1964. Upon graduation from OCS he was assigned to the 7th Special Forces Group at Fort Bragg. He graduated from the Special Forces Officers Course and […]

PRELL,DONALD

Lieutenant Donald B. Prell

Donald B. Prell was born in Los Angeles, California, and graduated from Los Angeles High School in the summer of 1942. In his freshman year at UCLA, he enlisted in the U.S. Army. In 1944, aged 19, he graduated from Officer Candidate School, Fort Benning, Georgia, and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant, Infantry. Serving in […]

PIERCE,BERNARD

First Lieutenant Bernard Lawrence Pierce

First Lieutenant Bernard Lawrence Pierce was commissioned an Armor Officer upon graduation from the U.S. Army Armor Officer Candidate School, Class 30-67, Company D1, on 2 November 1967 at Fort Knox, Kentucky. His first duty assignment is unknown. His subsequent duty assignment was as an armored cavalry platoon leader, I Troop, 3rd Squadron, 11th Armored […]

PERKINS,WILLIAM

Major William Michael Perkins

Major Mike Perkins enlisted in the U.S. Army shortly after the Berlin Wall went up in 1961. After Infantry and parachute training he served with the 101st Airborne Division. Later he was transferred to Fort Bliss, Texas, for one year of radar and fire control maintenance training and served on the East German border with […]

PEREZ,RICHARD

Colonel Richard R. Perez

Colonel Richard Raphael Perez was commissioned a Signal Corps Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 3-75 at Fort Benning, Georgia, 20 May 1975. His first duty assignment was as a Photo Documentation Team Leader, U.S. Army Special Operations Pictorial Detachment, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. His subsequent duty assignments include: Detachment Executive Officer, USASOPD, […]

PAYNE,DAN

Lieutenant Colonel Daniel L. Payne

Lieutenant Colonel Dan Payne was commissioned as an Infantry Officer upon graduation of Officer Candidate School Class 05-70 at Fort Benning, Georgia.  His first duty assignment was at Fort Benning, Georgia as a tactical officer and assistant operations officer in the Officer Candidate School Battalion.  After nearly three years, he was released from the Army […]

OSBORNE,DAVID

Colonel David C. Osborne

Colonel David Osborne entered the Army as a private of Infantry in 1981. After being selected as the Distinguished Honor Graduate from his OSUT class, he was selected for Officer Candidate School. He was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from OCS class 5-82 at Fort Benning, Georgia, 10 November 1982. His first duty assignment […]

NANCE,KEN

Colonel Kenneth R. Nance

Colonel Kenneth R. Nance began his military service as an enlisted soldier with the 1/108 Armored Calvary Regiment, Ripley, Mississippi, Mississippi Army National Guard. He served as a Tank Crewman during his five enlisted years, serving in various Tank Crewman positions. He then attended the U.S. Army Officer Candidate School, Fort Benning, Georgia, and upon […]