CPO Gerald Burns

CPO Gerald Burns

Dates of Service: Dec 1976 - May 1995
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  • SR Apr 77
  • SA Aug 77
  • SN Aug 78
  • PO3
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  • CPO Aug 91

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Lived in Western New York near Buffalo prior to serving. Played Football, Track and Field (indoor and outdoor), threw shot and discus. Love bow hunting and fishing. Have Harley motorcycle that I ride as much as possible. Since retirement I have become a grandfather x 4 which seems to keep me busy most of the time.

Military Experiences

Aug 1985 - Aug 1990
Independent Duty Hospital Corpsman
In charge of Outpatient Clinic with 3 doctors, one Nurse and 10 Corpsmen. Provide Emergency and Primary Care for units attached to NAS Dallas, including VF201, VF 202 and MAG-41. Also provided care and medical support for NMCB-22 located at NAS, Dallas.
Mar 1982 - Aug 1985
Senior Medical Department Representative (SMDR)
Senior Medical Department Represenative for a Comm Detachment and a Motor Transport Detachment. Provide medical qualifications for deployment of the attached units.
Apr 1981 - Apr 1982
Technical School Student
Independent Duty Hospital Corpsman School.
Aug 1980 - Mar 1981
1st Marines
Hospital Corpsman (HM)
Worked in 22 area for first FSSG as supervisor of 674 AMAL blocks preparing them for deployment. Left here to for to IDC school.


(8 months)
Feb 1991 - Sep 1991
Southwest asia ribbon
Operation Desert Shield/Storm
2nd Marine Air Wing Medical Administrative Chief

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Aug 1987 - Sep 1987

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Jul 1977 - Sep 1977

Navy Hospital Corps School


Mar 1982

IV Certification and Intravenous Drug Administration

Apr 1978

AHA Basic Life Support Health Care Provider (CPR & AED)

Security Clearance
Top Secret

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

Ended in 1992

George Washington University

Bachelor's Degree