Veteran of a foreign war. U.S. Army - Infantry - 1967-69 -2nd Lt.
Enlisted at age 24. Baumholder, Germany - mechanized Infantry platoon leader with 1st /13th Infantry, 8th Division - Company XO. 9th Inf. Div. at Dong Tam, RVN, MACV Team 75 in My Tho, RVN - Senior Advisor to the 7th ARVN, Div. Recon Co., ( specialized in night ambushes). Awards include: Combat Infantry Badge, Bronze Star, National Defense, Vietnam Campaign, Vietnam Staff Service - 1st Class, Vietnam Cross of Gallantry, Presidential Unit Citation Ribbon, Marksman M-16, Sharpshooter M-60MG, and Expert 50 Cal. MG.