Is born to Joseph B. and Leota (Caruthers) D. in Arcadia, FL.
Earns a Bachelor of Science from the US Military Academy.
Is a commissioned second lieutenant in the US Army.
Earns a Master of Science in aerospace engineering from the University of Arizona.
Is a commander within the first Squadron, first Cavalry, and first Armored Division within the US Army in Germany through 1973.
Is a staff officer and deputy chief of staff for the Office of Research, Development and Acquisition within the US Army in Washington.
Is military assistant to the assistant secretary of Army within the US Army in Washington.
Is a commander of the second brigade and second armored division within the US Army at Fort Hood, TX.
Becomes chief of staff of the second armored division with the US Army at Fort Hood, TX.
Serves as chief of staff for III Corps with the U.S. Army at Fort Hood, TX.
Is deputy chief of staff of logistics and administration for Allied Land Forces in Southern Europe for the US Army in Verona, Italy.
Is assistant commandant at the Armor School with the US Army at Fort Knox, TX.
Becomes deputy commanding general for III Corps with the U.S. Army at Fort Hood, TX.
Advances through grades to major general within the US Army.
Retires from the US Army.
Becomes president of Golden Grove Management Corp. in Arcadia, FL.
Becomes president of Suncoast Media Group in Venice, FL.
Serves as general manager of David C. Brown Enterprises.
Becomes the owner of JCS Group in Fort Myers, FL, through 2004.
Marries Sharlene Hamel.