COL Bob Bruns - Remembrance
- Last Updated: Wednesday, 02 February 2022 16:35
COL Robert (Bob) Dennis Bruns, 74, of Garden Ridge, TX, passed away on 6 Dec 2020. Bob graduated from Iowa State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Institution Management and attended graduate school at the University of Maryland where he earned a Master of Science degree in Foods/Institution Administration.
Bob entered the Army in 1968 as a dietetic intern at Walter Reed General Hospital and served 30 years. His assignments included Washington, Ft. Wainwright, Ft. Carson, Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center, Tripler Army Medical Center, Health Services Command (later MEDCOM) and Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. Bob was recognized throughout his military career with many awards and medals including the Legion of Merit with Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Service Medal with 4 Oak Leaf Clusters and the Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster.