SPC Keith King

SPC Keith King

Dates of Service: Aug 1969 - Aug 1971
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  • PVT Aug 69
  • PV2 Dec 69
  • PFC Mar 70
  • SPC Jan 71

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Keith is a 40 Year Veteran advocate with Heavy legislative experience, a strong record of success in writing, lobbying for, and getting passage of laws to benefit ALL veterans. In March 2012, Keith was named the State of Michigan, Mid-West Regional and National Veteran Small Business Champion by the U.S. Small Business Administration. Keith is a Vietnam Veteran who served in the U.S. Army.

Military Experiences

Jan 1970 - Nov 1970
Convoy Escort Gunner
Keith King enlisted in the U.S Army in 1969 and after completing the Military Police Advance training he was sent directly to Vietnam. He served with the 18th Brigade (218th and 630th MP companies) and was a specialist E-4 when honorably discharged. Keith was based in the Central highlands of Vietnam mostly in Nha Trang and Cam Ranh Bay but in 1970, Keith King was a 19-year-old M-60 machine gunner with the U.S. Army's military police protecting supply convoys running ammunition along the dangerous routes to American troops fighting in South Vietnam's war-torn Central Highlands. His awards include The Vietnam Campaign ribbon with device (M-60 machine gun), Vietnam Service Medal (with 2 bronze campaign stars), Good Conduct Medal and National Defense Medal.

Deployments

(11 months)
Jan 1970 - Nov 1970
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Vietnam War
Keith King enlisted in the U.S Army in 1969 and after completing the Military Police Advance training he was sent directly to Vietnam. Keith was a 19-year-old M-60 machine gunner with the U.S. Army's military police protecting supply convoys running ammunition in South Vietnam's Central Highlands.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Oct 1969 - Dec 1969

Security Clearance
Top Secret

Academic Degrees

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