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Leonard Ross

Sergeant Major Leonard Ross, 75, died February 5th at St. Simons Island, Georgia.  SGM Ross retired in 1972 after 30 years of service.  He was a veteran of World War II, the Korean Conflict, and Vietnam.

SGM Ross was assigned to the USAMU Pistol Branch in 1960 as a Shooter/Instructor and Pistol Coach.  He was awarded the U. S. Army Distinguished Pistol Shot Badge and was a 2600 shooter.  SGM Ross later served as the Pistol Coach at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York, from 1967 to 1972.

In 1975 he became Chief of the Firearms Division, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, Brunswick, Georgia.  Additionally, he later had oversight responsibility for anti-terrorism training in the Security Specialties Division at the Training Center.

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