Jim Golden

Jim Golden Bio

Military Service – 21 years active duty with the United States Marine Corps.
Retired January 1982 with the rank of GySgt (E7).

Eligibility for the VFW- Two tours in Vietnam 1966-67 and 70-71.

Medals and Decorations – Navy Achievement Medal, Combat Action
Ribbon, Presidential Unit Citation, Meritorious Unit Citation, National
Defense Medal, Good Conduct Medal X 6, Vietnam Service Medal,
Vietnamese Campaign Medal, Marine Corps Expeditionary Medal, Armed
Forces Expeditionary Medal, Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry Medal, Rifle
Expert Badge X17, Pistol Expert Badge X 14. Numerous Meritorious Mast’s
and letters of Commendation.

Post Level – Jr. Vice Commander 2007

Post Commander 2008 Achieved All American Post
Commander and was Captain of the All State Team

Post Commander 2009

Post Commander 2010 Achieved All American Post
Commander and was Captain of the All State Team, Outstanding
Community Service Post Commander

Post Trustee 2011

District Level – Jr. Vice Commander 2007

District 3 Commander 2009

District 3 Commander 2010 Achieved All American
District Commander and Outstanding District Commander for the
Department of New Hampshire

District 3 Jr. Vice Commander 2011

Department Level – 2009 to present-Member Veterans Service Committee

2010-11 Department Surgeon.

2011-present – Jr. Vice Commander

Member of the Governor’s Sub Committee on Prevention of Military
Suicides, Chairman Community Service Committee.

National Level- 2009 Member of National Security
and Foreign Affairs Committee

2010 National Aide de Camp, National Recruiter Aide de

2011 Member of National Veterans Service Committee

Personal-Divorced. Three children, six Grand children

my military experience is that of an aircraft support specialist as a mechanic for the B-52 bomber
tail guns, attached to the 15th Air Force at March AFB California and the 8th Air Force in U-Tapao Thailand.