The chemical officer
's duty is to get his troops safely through a battlezone.
Rick Simmons, division chemical officer
for the 1st Cavalry Division, III Corps, will oversee the 1st Cavalry Hazardous Response Team when it deploys to Iraq next year.
Lieutenant Colonel Novikov, who retired as a chemical officer
with 25 years of service in the Army, is the deputy JPM-RND.
He is also a branch-qualified Army chemical officer
and an honor graduate of the U.S.
Nilo's first CBRN assignments included chemical staff officer, assistant chemical officer
, and commander of the 278th Chemical Detachment--all with the 3d Brigade, 1st Armored Division, U.S.
His military education includes the Chemical Officer
Basic Course, the Chemical Officer
Advanced Course, the College of Naval Command and Staff, and a Senior Service College Fellowship at the U.S.
Spoehr, our Regiment's senior ranking officer, became the first Chemical officer
to be nominated for promotion to Lieutenant General.
He was accepted in August and trained as a chemical officer
Returning from Vietnam, Wooten was assigned to the 82d Airborne Division (1972-1977), where he served as division chemical officer
and logistics staff officer for the divisional artillery brigade, as commander of the 14th Chemical Detachment, and as commander of B Company, 782d Maintenance Battalion.
Upon completion of the Chemical Officer
's Basic Course, Second Lieutenant Dickey was assigned as the chemical supply officer, 9710th Technical Service Unit, Edgewood Arsenal, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland.
positions were assigned to major USAAC headquarters; and in 1936, USAAC leaders requested a special Air Forces Gas Defense Course.
For example, the challenges that I have faced differ from those faced by my fellow Chemical Officer
Basic Course (COBC) students.