Enlisted in 1959 and earned the rank of E5 and then attended Infantry OCS in July 1964 and was commissioned 2nd Lt. in January of 1965. Served as Company Commander at Phu Bai Combat base from August 1969 thru July 1970. Upon return from RVN, attended the MI Career Course in Baltimore, Md. and the attended the University of Maryland 1971-1973 earning a BA in Business. Served in Augsburg Germany as Company Commander of 326th ASA Co and upon Promotion to Major transferred to S3 operations officer of the 307th ASA Battalion in Ludwigsburg, Germany. Finished my 20 years at Fort Devens, MA as the Chief of Combat Developments at ASA School. Retired in December 1979.