Where did you serve and what did you do?
Joined Army 1/6/1969
4/70 – 9/70 50th Signal Bn XVIII Airborne Corps FT Bragg NC Signal Plt Leader
11/70 – 4/72 HMS Company 62nd Maintenance BN & 173rd Logistical Support Activity XO Pleiku, Vietnam; XO
4/72 – 6/72 504th Signal Detachment; 519th MI BN; 525 MI Group : Tan Sa Nut Air Base Vietnam; Plt Leader & Acting CO
6/72- 12/73 9th Inf Div Artillery; FT Lewis, WA Communications. ETS 12/7/197
How are you #StillServing?
I joined VFW Post 1325 in 1989; and served as Jr Vice Cmdr 1989-1990; then was Sr Vice Cmdr 1990-1991. Then have been commander from 1991 to present. I also serve as Sr Vice Cmdr of District 3 for the Dept of Oregon. And have been chairman for the District 3 Youth, Patriot’s Pen, and Voice of Democracy committees.
Why do you do it?
I hope that I’m serving veterans and our community by keeping our Post operating in North & Northeast Portland!!!