Taps, Present Arms
Sergeant Ronald D. Menz, 73, a Service Rifle Shooter, died September
4, 2010, at the Ohio Veterans Homes facility in Sandusky, Ohio.
Menz was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He was assigned to the 9th
Infantry Division Sniper School as a sniper instructor where he was
awarded the Bronze
Star Medal and the Combat
Infantryman Badge. His other awards include the Army
Commendation Medal with "V" device, Recruiting Badge,
Career Counselor Badge, Drill Sergeant Badge, President's Hundred
Tab, and the U. S.
Army Distinguished Rifleman Badge
Menz was an outstanding 1,000 yard Long Range rifle shooter and a
member of several Interservice and National record setting teams that
fired perfect 600 scores. Upon retirement from the Army in
1979, he earned a BA in photography and was employed by the USAF as a
photographer. He also was the Army's Civil Service "GS-7"
Reserve Recruiter of the Year in 1981.
complete listing of Army Awards and Decorations can be viewed at The
Institute of Heraldry.