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Adams-Ender (Ret.)



YEARS OF ACTIVE COMMISSIONED SERVICE: Over 32

RETIREMENT DATE: 31 August 1993

MILITARY SCHOOLS ATTENDED
United States Army Nurse Corps Orientation Course
United States Army Medical Officer Advanced Course
United States Army Command and General Staff College
United States Army War College

EDUCATIONAL DEGREES
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University - BS Degree - Nursing
University of Minnesota - MS - Medical Surgical Nursing
United States Army Command and General Staff College - MMAS - Military Science

FOREIGN LANGUAGE(S): German, Spanish

MAJOR DUTY ASSIGNMENTS
FROM TO ASSIGNMENT
Aug 61 Oct 61 Student, United States Army Nurse Corps Orientation Course, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas
Oct 61 May 63 Staff Nurse, Recovery and Intensive Care Unit, Walson Army Hospital, Fort Dix, New Jersey
May 63 Jun 64 Staff Nurse, 121st Evacuation Hospital, United States Army, Pacific
Jul 64 Dec 64 Student, United States Army Nurse Corps Officer Advanced Course, Fort Sam Houston, Texas
Dec 64 Aug 67 Medical-Surgical Nursing Instructor, later Chief, Ward Training Section, Nursing Science Branch, United States Army Medical Training Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas
Sep 67 Jun 69 Student, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Jun 69 Jul 72 Medical-Surgical Nurse Instructor, later Assistant Professor, Walter Reed Army Institute of Nursing, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC
Jul 72 May 74 Education Coordinator, Walter Reed Institute of Nursing, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC
May 74 May 75 Assistant Chief, Department of Nursing, United States Army Medical Activity, Fort Meade, Maryland
Jun 75 Jun 76 Student, United States Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
Jun 76 Jun 78 Inspector General, Headquarters, United States Army Health Services Command, Fort Sam Houston, Texas
Jun 78 Jul 81 Assistant Chief and later Chief, Department of Nursing, 97th General Hospital, United States Army Europe
Jul 81 May 84 Chief, Nurse Recruiting, United States Army Recruiting Command, Fort Sheridan, Illinois
May 84 Aug 87 Chief, Department of Nursing, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC
Aug 87 Aug 87 Special Assistant to the Chief, Army Nurse Corps, Office of the Surgeon General, Falls Church, Virginia
Aug 87 Aug 91 Chief, Army Nurse Corps/Director of Personnel, Office of the Surgeon General, Falls Church, Virginia
Aug 91 Aug 93 Commanding General, United States Army Fort Belvoir/Deputy Commanding General, United States Army Military District of Washington, Fort Belvoir, Virginia


PROMOTIONS   DATES OF APPOINTMENT
    Temporary Permanent
2LT   1 Mar 61
1LT   1 Sep 62 1 Mar 64
CPT   17 Sep 64 1 Mar 68
MAJ   23 Feb 68 1 Mar 75
LTC   7 May 75
COL   10 Jul 79
BG   1 Sep 87


US DECORATIONS AND BADGES
Distinguished Service Medal (with Oak Leaf Cluster)
Legion of Merit
Meritorious Service Medal (with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters)
Army Commendation Medal
Army Good Conduct Medal
Expert Field Medical Badge
Army Staff Identification Badge

SOURCE OF COMMISSION: Direct Appointment

SUMMARY OF JOINT ASSIGNMENTS: None


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