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Pearson, Al, MGySgt Military Police
 
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Current Service Status
USMC Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Master Gunnery Sergeant
Current/Last Primary MOS
5811-Military Police
Current/Last MOSGroup
Military Police
Previously Held MOS
0311-Rifleman
0331-Machinegunner
0341-Mortar Man
8511-Drill Instructor
0369-Infantry Unit Leader
5813-Accident Investigator
Current/Last Unit
1983-1986, 5811, MCB Camp Butler, Okinawa/H&S Bn
Service Years
1956 - 1986
Unofficial USMC Certificates
Cold War Certificate
Great Lakes Certificate
Shellback Certificate
Suez Canal Certificate

Master Gunnery Sergeant

 
Seven Hash Marks

 

 Official Badges 

Military Police


 Unofficial Badges 

Drill Instructor


 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
I am fully retired. I volunteer with visiting sick and confined hospital comrades. Assist widows and orphans of our departed comrades.

I was a 0311 during ITR. Afterwards I served as a 0331 Machine Gunner. In 1963 I was assigned to H&S Co 2/8, CLNC and become a 0341 81 Mortarman. I was assigned as a MP 5811/5813 from Jan71 to  my 30 years were completed on 01 July 1986.
   
Other Comments:
I served my 1st 15 yrs as Infantry and my last 15 as Military Police Provost Sgt/Accident Investigator.
   

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  1956, Boot Camp - Parris Island, 377
School
Boot Camp - Parris Island

Company
Not Specified

Platoon/OCS Class
377

Start Date 
Oct, 1956

Training Unit created by:
Pearson, Al, MGySgt, 1986

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Last Updated:Feb 14, 2011
   
Personal Memories

Other Memories
Senior DI: SSgt. Thomas J.HUSTED, Now deceased. He later was Commissioned and retired as a Captain.

Jr DIs: Sgt. Melvin Bray. I later served with him in 1979 at HQ Bn, HQMC. I was a MGySgt and he was our Bn Sgt Maj; Sgt McDowell and Sgt Hill.

   
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