Served U S Army 1 Nov 1967 to 31 Oct 1969. Tour in Viet Nam April to Aug 1968 with 25th Infantry Division. Wounded during action on "Black Virgin Mountain" and medivaced back stateside for remainder of enlistment. Recieved Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, Army Commendation Medal with V Device, Infantry Rifleman's Badge, and Unit Citation medals while in country.
Finished his enlistment at Ft. Hood, Texas with 2nd Armored Division 45th Medical Bn as a PLL Clerk.