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LTCOL PATRICK F. ELDRIDGE

 

Degrees

B.A.S. (Secondary Education & History), Salve Regina University, 1998
M.A. (National Security & Strategic Studies), Naval War College, 2010

 

Military Education

Officer Candidates School, Officer Candidate Course, 1998
The Basic School, 1999
Field Artillery Officer Basic Course, 1999
Tactical Air Control Party Course, 2002
Survive, Evade, Resist, and Escape (SERE), 2005
Expeditionary Warfare School, 2006
Joint Special Operations University, Joint Civil-Military Operations Campaign Planning Workshop, 2006
Artillery Training School Position Commanders Course, 2008
College of Naval Command & Staff, 2010
Army Northern Command DOD Defense Support to Civil Authorities Phase I Course, 2010
DTRA Introduction to Radiological Nuclear Incident Response Course, 2011
Joint Targeting Staff Course, 2015
Senior Officer Legal Course, 2016
Commandants Combined Commandership Course, 2016
CMC Fellow, Yale University, 2019

 

Major Assignments

Battalion Fire Direction Officer & Battalion Assistant Operations Officer, 1st Battalion, 11th Marines, Camp Pendleton, CA
Firepower Control Team Leader (OIF I & II) & Brigade Platoon Commander, 1st Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Camp
Pendleton, CA
Commanding Officer, Romeo Battery, 5th Battalion, 10th Marines, Camp Lejeune, NC
Battalion Logistics Officer, Battalion Operations Officer, & Civil Affairs Team Leader (OIF 06-08), 5th Battalion, 10th Marines,
Camp Lejeune, NC
Land Domain Chief & Chief Instructor Land Domain, North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) – U.S. Northern
Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, CO
Battalion Executive Officer, 2d Battalion, 11th Marines, Camp Pendleton, CA
Fires and Targeting Officer, Marine Expeditionary Brigade Afghanistan, Regional Command Southwest, Helmand Province,
Afghanistan
Fires Planning Officer & Targeting Officer, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, CA
Commanding Officer, 2d Battalion, 11th Marines, Camp Pendleton, CA