Biographical / Historical
James P. Schlegel was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1946. He volunteered for the United States Army in 1969 and served nineteen months active duty. Schlegel was assigned to the 7/15th Field Artillery Regiment. He was stationed in LZ Pony while on his tour in Vietnam. He was discharged from the Army in April 1970 at the rank of Sergeant. After his military service, Schlegel received his MBA.