ALPHA COMPANY AWARD CEREMONY - 08JAN2023
Reported By SGT D.McKenzie
Alpha Co. Opening Notes.
Happy new year War Eagles! I'm glad to see everyone back in formation. I hope everyone enjoyed the holidays, took a nice break during the furlough, and are now recharged, and ready to go. I know I am excited to get started in 2023, making it the most successful year on record for us. 2022 had a lot of milestones from maintaining 4 combat squads, and the growth of our 3CAB. -MAJ LaFlash
DMOS Output Numbers for 2022:
S1 - Recruiting and Retention: Application statistics; Accepted: 202, Dropped: 118, Throughout 2022
S3 - Operations - Force Improvement Group: 46 One Station Unit Training classes (124 Trainees graduated), 4 Airborne Schools, 3 Air Assault Schools, 3 68W Combat Medic Schools, 27 additional courses. 81 Training schools hosted throughout 2022!
S4 - Logistics - Base Maintenance Operations: 438 Maintenance requests received throughout 2022.
S4 - Logistics - Combat Imaging & Documentation: 647 Imaging requests received throughout 2022
S4 - Logistics - Corps of Engineers: 14 Mod updates throughout 2022.
S6 - Communications - Public Affairs Office: 134 News Articles posted throughout 2022 as well as 70 videos from our BCJ
Force Improvement Training Classes:
Land Navigation Course 13JAN @1500
Air Assault School 28JAN @1800
2LT A.Vandle - 2yr - Jan 18th
SGT K.Grigorov - 3yr - Jan 12th
The Alpha Company Award Ceremony is a special occasion once a month to allow the unit commander to honor recipients who have been recognized for their accomplishments while assigned to the 3rd Infantry Division Realism Gaming Unit.
The Secretary of the Army has reposed special trust and confidence in the patriotism, valor, fidelity and professional excellence of the following Soldiers. In view of these qualities and their dedicated service to the 3rd Infantry Division, they are, therefore, promoted and awarded the following.
The following Soldiers are promoted to:
E-3 PRIVATE FIRST CLASS
Private Second Class D.Vru is promoted to Private First Class
Private Second Class W.Fora is promoted to Private First Class
Private Second Class E.Swidorski is promoted to Private First Class
Private Second Class D.Kyle is promoted to Private First Class
Private First Class R.Marty is promoted to Specialist
Specialist S.Wolf is promoted to Corporal
Specialist A.Nikeus is promoted to Corporal
Specialist K.Siegel is promoted to Corporal
E-7 SERGEANT FIRST CLASS
Staff Sergeant C.Winters is promoted to Sergeant First Class
W-2 CHIEF WARRANT OFFICER 2
Warrant Officer 1 N.Cooper is promoted to Chief Warrant Officer 2
Warrant Officer 1 A.Diomedes is promoted to Chief Warrant Officer 2
O-1 SECOND LIEUTENANT
Officer Candidate A.Vandle is promoted to Second Lieutenant
The following soldiers have been awarded:
MILITARY OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEER SERVICE MEDAL
GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL
ARMED FORCES SERVICE MEDAL
JOINT SERVICE ACHIEVEMENT MEDAL
JOINT SERVICE COMMENDATION MEDAL
HUMANITARIAN SERVICE MEDAL
ARMED FORCED EXPEDITIONARY MEDAL
MASTER PARACHUTE BADGE
ARMY AVIATION BASIC CREWMEMBER BADGE
COMBAT ACTION BADGE