Jerry Behrens Foundation
About Dr. BehrensHe is known as a compassionate, thorough, and trusted orthopedic surgeon, he cared for thousands of patients in Casper and throughout Wyoming. His character was shaped early on by the courage and determination required of a Navy doctor serving with the Marines in Vietnam. It continues today with his dedication to assisting our military veterans through programs such as the Semper Fi Odyssey transition program and by mentoring active duty service men and women.
Dr. Behren's Military AccomplishmentsAttached to the 3rd Marine Division FMF, 3rd Medical Battalion, surgeon for Delta Company (forward) at Dong Ha, Quang Tri Province, Vietnam
Attached to the 3rd Battalion, 9th Marines serving as battalion doctor at various firebases, including the Rockpile, Ca Lu, and Khe Sanh near the DMZ, Vietnam
Awarded the Bronze Star Medal with Combat V for Valor
Lt. Commander, orthopedic surgeon attached to Charlie Medical Company, 2nd Medical Battalion of the 2nd Marine Division in Operation Desert Storm