Lt. Col. Patrick "PUC" Gallogly is a Huey pilot, FAC, WTI, & MAGTF Planner. Commissioned 1995 at The Citadel, he completing 3 deployments with HMLA-169 including OIF I. He served as a FAC with 1st Bn/4th Marines in 2000-01, and with 3d Bn/1st Marines for OIF II (including the 2nd Battle of Fallujah). He served as an IP & Dept head at HMLA(T)-303 in 2005-07. He returned to the fleet with HMLA-267 and HMM-265 (REIN) where he served as Dept Head and H-1 Detachment OIC for his 2nd tour on USS ESSEX. Upon graduation from the USAF's SAASS in 2011, he was assigned to the Regional Operations Plans and Policies (ROPP) CENTCOM & PACOM directorate of the G3 at MARFORCOM, Norfolk, VA.