Patrick C. Gallogly, Select One

Lt. Col., U.S. Marine Corps

Military Professor Maritime Advanced Warfighting School
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Lt. Col. Patrick Gallogly is a Huey pilot, FAC, WTI, MAGTF Planner. Commissioned 1995 at The Citadel, he completing three 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 second tour on USS ESSEX (LHD-2). Upon graduation from the USAFs SAASS in 2011, he was assigned to the Regional Operations Plans and Policies (ROPP) CENTCOM PACOM directorate of the G3 at MARFORCOM, Norfolk, Virginia.

Areas of Expertise

  • Air Warfare
  • Amphibious Warfare
  • COIN
  • Ground Warfare
  • Iraq
  • Maritime History
  • Military Planning


M.A., USAF Air University: School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, 2011, Airpower Studies

B.A., The Citadel, 1995, History

Research Contributions

An Evolution of Close Air Support 1917-1953
Graduate thesis at SAASS

The Evolution of U.S. Coastal Fortification 1798-1915
Undergraduate thesis at The Citadel

Awards and Decorations

Bronze Star

Meritorious Service Medal

Air Medal with Combat V & strike flight numeral 7

Navy & Marine Corps Commendation Medal with Combat V & Gold Star

Navy & Marine Corps Achievement Medal

Combat Action Ribbon

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