Lt. Col. Terrence "Terry" K. Crowe - Career History

Elementary School - Huth Road Elementary, Grand Island, NY

Bishop Duffy High School, Niagara Falls, NY

Niagara University graduate 1982 - B. S. degree in economics

US Army Parachute School and Air Assault School as cadet at Niagara University

Received regular Army commission upon completion of NU's ROTC program

Graduated Infantry School at Ft. Benning, GA

Follow-up assignments
   Rifle Platoon Leader, Company Executive Officer, Carlstadt, Germany
   Rifle Company Commander, Assistant Division Operations Office, Ft. Hood, TX
   Observer-Controller, Combat Maneuver Training Center, Hohenfels, Germany
Returned to Buffalo, served as Recruiting Company Manager, WNY Region
Left active duty, served in the NY Army National Guard, 1st Battalion, 127th Armor Regiment and Commanded Company "C," 391st Regiment, 7th brigade, 98th Division in the US Army Reserve

Transferred to 8th Brigade, 98th Division (SROC) to serve as Assistant Professor of Military Science, instructing ROTC Cadets at Canisius College

Deployed to Iraq as part of the Coalition Military Advising, Training and Transition Team where he commanded a Battalion Advisory team, serving as combat advisor to Infantry Battalions of the Iraqi Defense Forces

Military Awards - Decorations
The Combat Infantryman's Badge
Parachutist Badge
Air Assault Badge
Army Commendation Medal with three oak-leaf clusters
Army Achievement Medal with one oak-leaf cluster
National Defense Service Medal
Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal
Armed Forces Reserve Medal
Army Service Ribbon
Army Overseas Ribbon with two devices

   LTC Crowe will be posthumously awarded the Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal, and the Purple Heart.