SPC Richard Rauenhorst

SPC Richard Rauenhorst

Dates of Service: Sep 1969 - Mar 1972
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  • PVT
  • PV2 Sep 69
  • PFC Apr 70
  • SPC Jun 70

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Grew up on a farm with 16 brothers and sisters - 3rd oldest. After getting out of the service I married a very nice lady whom I had met just before going in. After some time she started writing to me in Vietnam and we got to know each other very well. After graduating from college, which fulfilled a promise I made to myself while in Vietnam. After 5 years with Radio Shack ++ I spent more than 20 years in education, then retired because I could.

Military Experiences

Apr 1970 - Mar 1971
As an Image Interpreter/analyst my job was to track enemy movement and find targets. I liked my job and worked hard at it knowing that it would save some of our guys lives. My hard work was recognized with a bronze star.


(1 year)
Apr 1970 - Mar 1971
Vietnam ribbon
Vietnam War
Analyzing aerial photography tracking enemy movement and marking on maps any possible targets as well as reporting to senior members. For the first 3 months it was 12 hours a day 7 days a week and I liked it. Later with more annalist we went to an 8 hour shift, but I did not quite until I was done or until I was asked to leave.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Jan 1970 - Mar 1970

Fort Holibird

Security Clearance

Academic Degrees

Personal Information

if it needs to be done i figure out how to do it.Selfless service Selfless Service