MAJ RONALD. D. LOWRANCE (Ret)

UNITED STATES ARMY

          Reserve

AWARDS, DECORATIONS AND QUALIFICATIONS

 

COMBAT INFANTRY BADGE (CIB)

BRONZE STAR MEDAL

AIR MEDAL

ARMY COMMENDATION MEDAL

ARMY RESERVE COMPONENTS ACHIEVEMENT MEDAL

NATIONAL DEFENSE SERVICE MEDAL, with/BS

VIETNAM SERVICE MEDAL, with /2 BS

SW ASIA SERVICE MEDAL, with/3 BS

ARMED FORCES RESERVE MEDAL, with/M device and Hourglass device

ARMY SERVICE RIBBON

OVERSEAS SERVICE RIBBON

REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM CAMPAIGN MEDAL, w/60 device

SAUDI ARABIA MEDAL FOR LIBERATION OF KUWAIT

KUWAIT LIBERATION OF KUWAIT MEDAL

GA COMMENDATION MEDAL

GA ACTIVE DUTY RIBBON

GA SPECIAL OPERATIONS RIBBON, with/BS

MERITORIOUS UNIT CITATION, with OLC

REPUBLIC VIETNAM CROSS OF GALANTRY, with/PALM

VIETNAMESE CIVIL ACTION CITATION

COLD WAR CERTIFICATE w/Medal

 

AIR ASSUALT QUALIFICATION

JUNGLE EXPERT QUALIFICATION (Jungle Warfare School) Top 10% of graduating class

 

WEAPONS QUALIFICATION: EXP/ M-16 rifle

SS/ .45 pistol

OVERSEAS SERVICE BARS:  3

 

SERVICE YEARS: 1969 - 1976 and 1986 - 1996 (active duty, active reserve and inactive reserve)

 

SCHOOLS, EDUCATION, UNIT SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

 

MILITARY SERVICE SCHOOLS

          Basic Training: Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.

          Advanced Individual Training:  Fort Knox, KY

          Officer Candidate School: Fort Benning, GA (Class 04-70)

          OCS Tactical Officers School:                        Fort Benning, GA

          Jungle Warfare School:  Panama

          101st (AMBL) Air Assault School:   Vietnam

          US Army Intel School, (EW):                         Fort Wachucca, AZ.

          Infantry Officers Advance School:   Fort Benning, GA

 

CIVILIAN EDUCATION: Undergraduate Studies at Columbia College

Graduate Studies at Troy University

 

VIETNAM WAR UNIT: 101st AIRBORNE DIV (AMBL)

                2nd Infantry Brigade

                1/501st Infantry Regiment

                Company D, 1st Platoon Leader

GULF WAR (DS/DS) UNIT: 7TH CORPS, RAOC Task force Commander

KEY LEADERSHIP POSITIONS:  OCS TAC OFFICER, 97th OCS Co., 9th BN

INFANTRY PLATOON TACTICS INSTRUCTOR

INFANTRY PLATOON LEADER

                 PHU BAI ASST. BASE DEFENSE COMMANDER

INFANTRY COMPANY EXECUTIVE OFFICER

MECHANIZED (BRADLEY) INFANTRY COMPANY COMMANDER

INFANTRY BRIGADE ELECTONIC WARFARE OFFICER

RAOC TASK FORCE COMMANDER

 

MILITARY AFFILIATIONS:  THE RETIRED OFFICERS ASSOCIATION

RESERVE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION

ASSOCIATION OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY

US ARMY OCS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

MILITARY ORDER OF WORLD WARS

 

PLACE OF BIRTH: Lebanon, Missouri

 

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