Patrick C. Gallogly, Select One

Lt. Col., U.S. Marine Corps

Military Professor Maritime Advanced Warfighting School
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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.

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

News, Media, & Events

Naval War College to support RIMPAC 2018

Feb. 22, 2018
News Publication

Eight Bells Lecture Series: Fighters Over the Fleet

Mar. 01, 2018
12:00 p.m.
Seamen’s Church Institute, 18 Market Square, Newport, RI 02840

Work after #Metoo, your questions- answered

Feb. 22, 2018
Harvard Business Review
Article Publication

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