1LT William Clardy

1LT William Clardy

Dates of Service: Jun 1977 - Jul 1984
97% Complete
16 Endorsements
165 Contacts
Influence Score: 352,923
353 out of 861,630 Veterans
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  • PFC Jun 77
  • SPC 1978
  • CPL Nov 79
  • SGT Jun 80
  • 2LT Jun 87
  • 1LT 1991
Commissioning Source:  ROTC, Jun 1987

Recent Activity  -

Military Experiences

Sep 1989 - Oct 1990
Mortar Platoon Leader
Jun 1987 - Sep 1989
Post Motor Officer
Spent my weekends planning how to get 40 INF DIV ready for World War III by M+30.
Aug 1984 - Jun 1987
May 1983 - Jul 1984
Squad Leader
OPFOR. Riding around the Mojave at night in MTLBs and harassing tired blue-force soldiers. Does it get any more fun than that?


(2 years, 6 months)
Oct 2011 - Nov 2011
Iraq ribbon
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Setting up in-theater network of AWRDS servers to support transitioning post-withdrawal support of the IA to a State Department operation.
Jan 2010 - Jan 2011
Iraq ribbon
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
1 Endorsement
AWRDS database administrator operating out of a comfie office in Balad whenever I wasn't being exiled to on-site support at some FOB or another. (I tried to change the deployment location to stop the display of ribbon I didn't earn, but some RP programmer is more stubbornly clever than I am)
Apr 2005 - Jun 2006
Iraq ribbon
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
AWRDS database administrator then site lead, co-located with the then-new Theater Property Book office. Lots of fun supporting the early efforts to get a handle on all the equipment (from pre-po stocks and new-issue) which got parked and left when the initial wave of troops got to head for home.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Ended in Mar 1980

Basic Non-Commissioned Officer Course (11C)

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Ended in Jun 1979

Security Clearance
Prefer not to say

Personal Information

demonstrating firearms proficiency with male bovine defecationfinding a more motivating raison d'être than it pays the mortgage...jousting with wind-powered generators