George W. Hollis
Senior Master Sergeant (SMSgt. [E-8])
From: Odessa, Texas
Served in: Vietnam War
Dates of Service: 1960-1980
George W. Hollis served in the Vietnam War. He has written about his service during “Operation Drill Press.”
As a child, he moved from town to town in Texas: Denver City to Andrews and then Odessa.
SMSgt. Hollis is a recipient of the Distinguished Flying Cross, 9 Air Medals, and 2 Air Force Commemoration Medals.
After the Conflict
Hollis retired from the Air Force after 20 years, 1 month, and 23 days. He worked as a systems analyst for 27 years and operates a wildlife management company.