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Current Service Status
USMC Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Current/Last Primary MOS
6842-Weather Forecaster
Current/Last MOSGroup
Weather Service
Previously Held MOS
0300-Basic Infantryman
0100-Basic MOS
0352-Anti-Tank/Assault Guided Missileman
8511-Drill Instructor
6821-Weather Observer
Primary Unit
1998-2000, 6842, MWSS-373
Service Years
1986 - 2000
Official/Unofficial USMC Certificates
Cold War Certificate
Shellback Certificate

Staff Sergeant

Three Hash Marks


 Official Badges 

PMI Pith Helmet

 Unofficial Badges 

Drill Instructor US Marines Corps Honorable Discharge Shellback

 Military Association Memberships
Marine Corps Tankers AssociationSgtMaj Crow Crawford ChapterChapter 11
  1989, Marine Corps Tankers Association [Verified]
  1992, USMC Drill Instructors Association, SgtMaj Crow Crawford Chapter (Member at Large) (San Diego, California) [Verified]
  2005, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 11 (Executive Secretary) (Jackson, Mississippi) [Verified]

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Rifle Expert 8th AwardPistol Expert 4th Award

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1986, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA), 2007
  1992, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA), 2-92
  1992, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA), C/1034 (Instructor)
  1994, Officer Candidate School (Quantico, VA), K/4 (Instructor)
 Unit Assignments
MCRD (Cadre) San Diego, CASchool of Infantry  EAST (SOI East)1st Tank BnDrill Instructors School, MCRD SD, CA
RTR, MCRD SDThe Basic School (Faculty Staff)Officer Candidate School (OCS) Support BnUSMC (United States Marine Corps)/Formal Schools
MCB Quantico, VAH&HS, MCAS MiramarMWSS-373
  1986-1986, 0100, MCRD (Cadre) San Diego, CA
  1986-1986, 0300, School of Infantry EAST (SOI East)
  1986-1992, 0352, 1st Tank Bn/AT (TOW) Co
  1992-1992, 8511, Drill Instructors School, MCRD SD, CA
  1992-1994, 8511, RTR, MCRD SD
  1994-1995, 0352, The Basic School (Faculty Staff)/Support Bn TBS
  1994-1995, 8511, Officer Candidate School (OCS) Support Bn
  1994-1995, Weapons and Tactics Instructors Course
  1995-1996, 6821, MCAF Quantico, VA/H&HS
  1998-2000, 6842, H&HS, MCAS Miramar
  1998-2000, 6842, MWSS-373
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1986-1986 Training Exercise - Gallant Eagle '86
  1987-1987 Training Exercise - CAX '87
  1987-1987 Valiant Blitz 1987
  1988-1988 Operation Earnest Will (Iran)
  1988-1988 Training Exercise - Team Spirit '88
  1988-1988 Bear Hunt 1988
  1988-1988 Thailand Integrated Training Program 1988 (TITP)
  1988-1988 Training Exercise - CAX '88
  1989-1989 Bright Star 1989
  1990-1990 Gulf War/Defense of Saudi Arabia/Operation Desert Shield
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Defense of Saudi Arabia/Operation Desert Shield
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Liberation and Defense of Kuwait
  1999-1999 Training Exercise - Tandem Thrust '99
  1999-1999 Exercise Northern Approach 1999
  2000-2000 Operation Forest Light 2000
 Colleges Attended
University of Wisconsin-Madison
  1983-1985, University of Wisconsin-Madison
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