SCHWAB,DONALD

First Lieutenant Donald K. Schwab

First Lieutenant Donald K. Schwab is being inducted into the OCS Hall of Fame for gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty. He was awarded the Medal of Honor in 2014, nine years after his death, for his actions on 17 September 1944. Schwab was born on 6 December 1918, in Hooper, […]

ROEDER,ROBERT

Captain Robert E. Roeder

Captain Robert E. Roeder is being inducted into the OCS Hall of Fame for Valorous Combat Leadership and for gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty. He was awarded the Medal of Honor posthumously for his actions on 27-28 September 1944 at Mount Battaglia, Italy, where he gave his life in service […]

PRESTON,ANDREW

Brigadier General Andrew D. Preston

Brigadier General Andrew D. Preston was commissioned as a Field Artillery officer upon graduation from the U.S. Army Officer Candidate School, Class 3-92 on 12 June 1992, Fort Benning, Georgia. His first unit assignment was as a Company Fire Support Officer in 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. […]

PIERCE,BRIAN

Colonel Brian C. Pierce

Colonel Brian C. Pierce was commissioned as an Aviation Officer upon graduation from the Officer Candidate School Class OC 91-04 at Fort Benning Georgia on 16 August 1991. He attended Initial Entry Rotary Wing training at Fort Rucker, Alabama, and upon completion was assigned as a liaison officer with the North Carolina Army National Guard’s […]

MICHAEL,HARRY

Second Lieutenant Harry J. Michael

Second Lieutenant Harry J. Michael is being inducted into the OCS Hall of Fame for gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty. He was awarded the Medal of Honor posthumously for his actions on 14 March 1945 near Neiderzerf, Germany, where he gave his life in service to his country. 2LT Michael […]

MENARD,WILFRED

Major General Wilfred C. Menard, Jr.

Major General Wilfred C. Menard, Jr. enlisted in the U.S. Army in January 1941, served in the 112th Field Artillery Regiment (Horse Drawn), and was commissioned as a Field Artillery Officer upon graduation from the Field Artillery Officer Candidate School at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, class 26-42, on 18 August 1942. His first duty assignment was […]

McCALL,III,ROBERT,E

Major Robert E. McCall III

Major Robert E. McCall III was commissioned as a Military Intelligence Officer upon graduation from Engineer Officer Candidate School Class 13-69 at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, on 2 May 1969. He enlisted in the Army on 13 May 1968, attended Basic Training at Fort Benning, Georgia, then Advanced Infantry Training at Fort Dix, New Jersey. Following […]

MAHARAJ,MICHAEL

Colonel Michael I. Maharaj

Colonel Michael I. Maharaj was commissioned as a Field Artillery Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 01-95 at Fort Benning, Georgia, on 26 January 1995. His first assignment was as a Platoon Leader, 1st Battalion, 12 Field Artillery, Multiple Launch Rocket System, Fort Sill, Oklahoma. His subsequent duty assignments were: Aide-de-Camp to the […]

LLOYD,EDGAR,H

First Lieutenant Edgar Harold Lloyd

First Lieutenant Edgar Harold Lloyd was born 28 February 1922, in Yarbro (Mississippi County) Arkansas to Edgar Bentley Lloyd and Lillian Lindley Lloyd, who were farmers. He had one sister named Marvin Emma. Lloyd graduated from Blytheville High School in 1939 and then attended the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. He was president of the […]

LEPEILBET,ANDREW

First Lieutenant Andrew R. LePeilbet

First Lieutenant Andrew R. LePeilbet  is a U.S. Army Veteran, having commanded an infantry platoon of the  1st Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division (Air Mobile) in Vietnam 1968-69. Returning home in 1969 he continued as a Nevada resident and taxpayer (since April 1968) and still owns the original acreage he purchased in Elko […]