Colonel John P. Lamoureux, a native of West Hartford, Conn., was commissioned a Medical Service Corps Officer in 1988 after graduating from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University with a Bachelor's Degree in Aeronautical Engineering.
Following his commission, he attended the Officer Basic Course and then Army flight training at Fort Rucker, Ala. He then served in numerous flight, staff and command positions including: Flight Section Leader, Training Officer, and Flight Operations Officer with the 377th Medical Company (Air Ambulance) in Korea; Commander, C Company, 501st Forward Support Battalion of the 1st Armored Division; Chief, Division Medical Operations Center for the 1st Armored Division while deployed to Bosnia-Herzegovina for Operation Joint Endeavor; S-3 and Air of the 421st Medical Evacuation Battalion, Germany; Officer Advanced Course Small Group Instructor; Executive Officer to the Commander, US Army Medical Department Center and School and Fort Sam Houston; Commander, 50th Medical Company (Air Ambulance), 159th Aviation Brigade (Assault) of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) while deployed to Operation Iraqi Freedom; Executive Assistant to The Surgeon General and Commander, U.S. Army Medical Command; MEDCOM Representative to the Army's Services and Infrastructure Core Enterprise, Commander, 232nd Medical Battalion, and Commander, 502nd Mission Support Group (Fort Sam Houston Garrison) - at Joint Base San Antonio.
Lamoureux holds a B.S. in Aeronautical Engineering from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University and an M.S. in Administration of Management Information Systems from Webster University.
His military education includes the Rotary wing Aviator Course, Aeromedical Evacuation Officer Course, AMEDD Officer Basic Course, AMEDD Officer Advanced Course, Combined Armed Services Staff School, Command and General Staff College and is a graduate of the U.S. Naval War College.
His military decorations include the Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medals, Air Medals, Army Commendation Medals, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Service Medal, the Military Outstanding Volunteer Medal and the NATO Medal. In addition, his military awards include the Combat Action Badge, the Expert Field Medical Badge, the Senior Aviator Badge, the Air Assault Badge, and the Parachutist Badge.
John P. Lamoureux