COL Tom Dials

COL Tom Dials

Dates of Service: May 1970 - Dec 1994
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Promotions

  • 2LT May 70
  • 1LT May 71
  • CPT May 74
  • MAJ May 81
  • LTC May 87
  • COL May 92
Commissioning Source:  ROTC, May 1970

Recent Activity  -

Military Experiences

Aug 1986 - Aug 1988
Squadron Commander
Responsible for everything the squadron did or failed to do, period.
Started in Dec 1994
Old So-jer
CEO Armed Forces Insurance to Dec 2011. Now busy squandering my kids’ inheritance.

Deployments

(4 years, 3 months)
Dec 1979 - Jul 1982
Germany
Germany
1204: S-3 (thru Jun '81) and XO 3-7 Cav, 3rd Infantry Division, Schweinfurt, GE
Aug 1977 - Feb 1978
Germany
Germany
1203: CO C/1-66 AR, 2nd Armored Division; Brigade '75 deployment from Ft. Hood to Graefenwohr, GE
Sep 1971 - Aug 1972
Vietnam_ribbon
Vietnam War
1204: platoon leader D/2-17 Cav, 101st Airborne Division, I Corps (thr 1271); 1542: platoon leader, D/2-5 Cav, B/2-8 Cav, A/1-7 Cav, 3rd Bde, 1st Cavalry Division - IIICorps

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Aug 1990 - Jun 1991

Jul 1982 - Nov 1982

May 1970 - Jul 1970

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Jan 1983 - Jun 1983

Defense Systems Management College

Jan 1979 - Dec 1979

Long Armour - Infantry Course (UK)

Nov 1970

Additional Specialization(s)
Security Clearance
Prefer not to say

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

1983 - 1984

University of Southern California

Master's Degree, Systems Management

1966 - 1970

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