Cpl Brian Johnston

Cpl Brian Johnston

Dates of Service: May 1973 - Jan 1977
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NY State Guard 9th Regiment Training NCO Feb 86 - Sep 97 NY State Guard 9th Regiment Pistol Team Coach 1987 NY Combat Championships, Pistol, 2d Place COBOL programmer 1980 - 1998 Y2K Project Leader 1998 - 2000 Rockabilly Doghouse Bass 2000 - 2015 Retired 2015 -

Military Experiences

Jan 1976 - Jan 1977
Primary Marksmanship Instructor
MOS 8531 Marksmanship Instructor Camp Hansen Ranges
Dec 1973 - Dec 1975
H&S Co
Forward Observer
Basic Training San Diego Recruit Depot Squad Leader Qualified Expert M-14 Rifle ITS Camp Pendleton 81mm Mortar Plt Forward Observer and also FDC using plotting board. OJT with 10th Marines (Artillery) FOs at Ft Bragg, NC Trained NBC Defense School Trained Mechanized Embarkation Data System School Counter-Intelligence Correspondence Course Fort Huachuca Jungle Operations Training Course, Ft Sherman, Canal Zone


(5 months)
Aug 1974 - Dec 1974
Exercise SOLID SHIELD 74, Onslow Beach, NC LANFORCARIB 2-74 36th MAU Caribbean Amphibious Ready Group BLT 3/2 81mm Mortar Forward Observer Exercise ESCORT TIGER XVII FAMEX at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba Exercise DORIA SALUTE VII w/ 21st Infantry Company of the Royal Netherlands Marines (Nederlands Korps Mariniers Raiding Squadron) Exercise JITNEY LIFT

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Mar 1974 - Apr 1974

Forward Observer OJT w/ 10th Marines FOs

Sep 1973 - Oct 1973

ITS Camp Pendleton, 81mm Mortar

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Jan 1976 - Feb 1976

Counter Intelligence Army Correspondence Course

Mechanized Embarkation Data System

Nuclear Biological Chemical Warfare Defense



GCT 136

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

Ended in 1991

NYU Regents College

Bachelor's Degree, Accounting

Personal Information

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