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MSG (Ret) Thomas C. Gavin

MSG (Ret) Thomas C Gavin
MSG (R) Thomas C Gavin - March 1991, Saudi Arabia

Enlisted into the KY Army National Guard on 29 Mar 1979 into the 438th Military Police Company, Louisville, KY.  MOS: 95B Military Police

Served in several MP positions. Cross trained and went to 54E Chemical NCO School.

Transferred to HHD 198th MP BN, Louisville, KY in June 1986 as the BN Chemical NCO. Changed back to MP in June 1987 as the Battlefield Circulation Control NCO.

Hired on as Full Time AGR Readiness NCO 14 Dec 1987 in HHD 198th MP BN.

Transferred back to the 438th MP Co as the AGR FTM Readiness NCO 1 Oct 1989.

Deployed to Southwest Asia with the 438th MP Co in support of Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm. The 438th MP Co served in theatre from 7 Feb 1991 to approximately 10 Jan 1992.

Transferred to HHC 149th AR BDE 1 Sep 1993 as the BDE Chemical NCO.

Transferred to 1st BN 75th Troop Command, which is now 751st troop Command, on 15 Dec 1998 as the BN Operations NCO. Served in this position until I retired 31 Jan 2004.

[Information Submitted 20 August 2007]


Last Updated 8/20/2007