Michael A. Aquino

13th Baron of Rachane (Clan Campbell), Argyll, Scotland, United Kingdom

Lt. Colonel, Psychological Operations, 1st Special Forces Regiment, U.S. Army (Ret.)

Priest of Set

Civilian Education

Santa Barbara High School

Santa Barbara, California

     Graduation 1964

University of California

Santa Barbara, California

     Bachelor of Arts, Political Science 1968

     Master of Arts, Political Science 1976

     Doctor of Philosophy, Political Science 1980

George Washington University

Washington, D.C.

     Master of Public Administration 1987

Army Officer Branch

Psychological Operations (PO)

Additional Officer Branch Qualifications

Armor (AR)

Civil Affairs (CA)

Military Intelligence (MI)

Special Forces (SF)

Army Primary Specialty Skill Identifier

48G - Politico-Military Affairs Officer

Army Additional Skill Identifiers

3Y - Space Activities Officer

4S - Foreign Area Officer/West Europe

5E - Psychological Operations Officer

5G - Special Forces Officer

5P - Parachutist

5W - Civil Affairs Officer

35B - Strategic Intelligence Officer

FA48 - Defense Attaché

50A - Force Development Officer

54A - Operations and Training Officer

Governmental Schools AttendedYear Completed

Psychological Operations Extension Course 1968

Psychological Operations Unit Officer Course 1969

Special Forces Qualification Course 1976

Foreign Area Officer Course [Joint CIA] 1979

Civil Affairs Officer Advanced Course (Distinguished Graduate) 1985

    US Army JFK Special Warfare Center, Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Airborne (Paratrooper) Course 1968

    US Army Infantry Center, Fort Benning, Georgia

Armor Officer Basic Course 1968

Armor Officer Advanced Course 1976

    US Army Armor Center, Fort Knox, Kentucky

Command & General Staff Officer Course (Commandant's List) 1979

    US Army Command & General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

Military Intelligence Officer Qualification Course (Advanced) 1980

    US Army Intelligence Center, Fort Huachuca, Arizona

Reserve Attaché Course 1981

Strategic Intelligence Course 1984

    Defense Intelligence College,

    Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington, D.C.

West Europe Area Studies Course 1982

Interdepartmental Foreign Affairs Seminar 1983

    Foreign Service Institute,

    Department of State, Washington, D.C.

National Security Management Course 1986

Industrial College of the Armed Forces Course 1987

National Defense University, Washington, D.C.1986

Joint Space Intelligence Operations Course 1990

    3423 Technical Training Squadron, U.S. Air Force

    Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado

Offices Held and Honors Received

Santa Barbara High School

    Honor Graduate 1964

    Gold Sealbearer, California Scholarship Federation 1964

Santa Barbara community service awards

    Lions Club 1964

    Exchange Club 1964

Knights of Dunamis Eagle Scout Honor Society, Boy Scouts of America

    National Secretary 1963-4

    National Councillor 1964-5

    National Commander 1965-1966

    Distinguished Service Award (Knight Eagle) 1967

Order of the Arrow, Boy Scouts of America

    Vigil Honor 1967

Collegiate ROTC Honor Societies

    Lt. Colonel, Pershing Rifles 1966-68

    Scabbard and Blade 1966-68

Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity

    Chapter Charter President, University of California, Santa Barbara 1965-67

    Distinguished Service Key 1968

National Sojourners Award (scholarship), University of California 1968

Reserve Officers Association of the United States

    Distinguished Service Award, Department of California 1968

    President, Chapter #30 1975-1977

    Army Vice-President, Department of California 1977-1978

    National Army Affairs Committee 1979-1980

Distinguished Military Graduate, University of California 1968

Regional Studies Research Award, National Defense University 1987

Military Decorations & Awards

Bronze Star Medal 1970

Meritorious Service Medal 1994

Air Medal 1970

Army Commendation Medal (2 Oak Leaf Clusters) 1969, 1972, 1979

National Defense Service Medal (2 awards) 1968, 1990

Vietnam Service Medal (3 campaigns) 1969, 1970

Army Overseas Service Ribbon 2006

Armed Forces Reserve Medal (with Hourglass) 1982, 1992

Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster) 1977, 1981

Army Service Ribbon 1983

Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon 1984

Parachutist Badge 1968

Special Forces Tab 1984

U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Badge 1990

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry 1970

Republic of Vietnam Psychological Warfare Medal, First Class 1974

Republic of Vietnam Air Service Medal, Honor Grade 1970

Religious/Initiatory Offices and Recognitions

Church of Satan

    Priest of Mendes III° 1970-75

    Magister Templi IV° 1973-5

    Council of Nine, Order of the Trapezoid 1970-75

Temple of Set

    Priest Set 1975-∞

    High Priest of Set 1975-1996

    Magus V° 1975

    Ipsissimus VI° 1979

    Grand Master, Order of the Trapezoid 1982-87

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