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Second Lieutenant Gates.A

Gates.A

Information

Full name
Alex Gates
Rank
Second Lieutenant
Primary position
Platoon Leader 1/C/1-7
Forum account
Gates.A
Join Date
Jun 28, 2013
Promotion Date
Apr 19, 2021
Time in service
Years: [8] Months: [5]
Time in grade
Years: [0] Months: [7]

Service record

Date Record Type Citation
2021-11-07 Completed 87th Combat Mission (Operation Improvise, Adapt, Overcome) Operation -
2021-10-16 Completed 86th Combat Mission (Operation Mate in One) Operation -
2021-10-13 Completed 85th Combat Mission (Campaign October Warfare Wednesday 2021. Operation Warfare Wednesday 114) Operation -
2021-09-05 Completed 84th Combat Mission (Operation Guardian Angel) Operation -
2021-06-20 Letter of Reprimand - 30 Days NFA Disciplinary Citation
2021-06-12 Completed 83rd Combat Mission (Operation Excursion) Operation -
2021-05-29 Completed 82nd Combat Mission (Operation Pound of Sand) Operation -
2021-05-08 Completed 81st Combat Mission (Operation Prairie Fire) Operation -
2021-04-24 Completed 80th Combat Mission (Operation Livonian Lost and Found) Operation -
2021-04-19 Transferred and Assigned Platoon Leader 1/C/1-7 Transfer -
2021-04-19 Promoted to Second Lieutenant (O-1) Promotion Citation
2021-04-17 Completed 79th Combat Mission (Operation Desert Sword) Operation -
2021-04-10 Completed 78th Combat Mission (Operation Fierce Retort) Operation -
2021-04-02 Completed 77th Combat Mission (Operation Northern Lights, Phase IX) Operation -
2021-03-28 Completed 76th Combat Mission (Operation Northern Lights, Phase VIII) Operation -
2021-02-14 Completed 75th Combat Mission (Operation Frosty Winds) Operation -
2021-02-06 Completed 74th Combat Mission (Operation Harpy) Operation -
2021-02-04 Graduated Officer Development School Graduation -
2021-01-31 Completed 73rd Combat Mission (Operation Mistwalker) Operation -
2021-01-29 Completed 72nd Combat Mission (Campaign January ODA Friday. Operation ODA Friday 02) Operation -
2021-01-24 Completed 71st Combat Mission (Campaign RC East. Operation COP Carter) Operation -
2021-01-22 Completed 70th Combat Mission (Campaign January ODA Friday. Operation ODA Friday 01) Operation -
2020-12-18 Completed 69th Combat Mission (Operation Christmas Drop) Operation -
2020-12-12 Completed 68th Combat Mission (Operation Artificial Insolence) Operation -
2020-12-11 Promoted to Sergeant (E-5) Promotion Citation
2020-12-10 Graduated ARMA3 Infantry Heavy Weapons Course Graduation -
2020-12-10 Assigned Assistant Section Leader D/1/C/1-7 Transfer -
2020-12-05 Completed 67th Combat Mission (Campaign Finnish Pride. Operation Lost Correspondence) Operation -
2020-11-29 Completed 66th Combat Mission (Operation Warpath) Operation -
2020-11-28 Completed 65th Combat Mission (Campaign RC East. Operation White Lightning) Operation -
2020-11-21 Completed 64th Combat Mission (Operation Bloody Orchard) Operation -
2020-11-14 Completed 63rd Combat Mission (Campaign Forsaken Fate. Operation Changing Winds) Operation -
2020-11-14 Graduated ARMA3 Military Free-Fall Parachutist Course Graduation -
2020-11-07 Completed 62nd Combat Mission (Operation Magistral) Operation -
2020-10-25 Completed 61st Combat Mission (Operation Pass Rush) Operation -
2020-10-24 Completed 60th Combat Mission (Operation Full Force) Operation -
2020-10-21 Completed 59th Combat Mission (Campaign October Warfare Wednesday. Operation Warfare Wednesday 68) Operation -
2020-10-17 Completed 58th Combat Mission (Campaign Charcoal. Operation Piecemeal V) Operation -
2020-10-10 Completed 57th Combat Mission (Campaign Forsaken Fate. Operation Knock Them Down) Operation -
2020-10-07 Completed 56th Combat Mission (Campaign October Warfare Wednesday. Operation Warfare Wednesday 66) Operation -
2020-10-03 Completed 55th Combat Mission (Campaign Boiler Plate. Operation Strike Delta) Operation -
2020-09-30 Completed 54th Combat Mission (Campaign September Warfare Wednesday. Operation Warfare Wednesday 65) Operation -
2020-09-26 Completed 53rd Combat Mission (Campaign RC East. Operation Strike Eagle) Operation -
2020-09-23 Completed 52nd Combat Mission (Campaign September Warfare Wednesday. Operation Warfare Wednesday 64) Operation -
2020-09-16 Completed 51st Combat Mission (Campaign September Warfare Wednesday. Operation Warfare Wednesday 63) Operation -
2020-09-13 Completed 50th Combat Mission (Operation Broken Arrow Redux) Operation -
2020-09-12 Completed 49th Combat Mission (Campaign Laconia. Operation Spartan Monument) Operation -
2020-09-02 Completed 48th Combat Mission (Campaign September Warfare Wednesday. Operation Warfare Wednesday 61) Operation -
2020-08-30 Completed 47th Combat Mission (Operation Starfall), Completed 5th Combat Jump Operation -
2020-08-22 Completed 46th Combat Mission (Campaign Campaign Black Rain. Operation Blinded Wolf) Operation -
2020-08-15 Completed 45th Combat Mission (Campaign Campaign RC East. Operation Operation Dirty Boots) Operation -
2020-08-12 Completed 44th Combat Mission (Campaign August Warfare Wednesday. Operation Warfare Wednesday 58) Operation -
2020-07-31 Transferred and Assigned Trooper D/1/C/1-7 Transfer -
2020-07-31 Completed 43rd Combat Mission (Operation Tonga) Operation -
2020-07-26 Completed 42nd Combat Mission (Operation Determination), Completed 4th Combat Jump Operation -
2020-07-25 Attended the Server Administration Course Graduation -
2020-07-25 Promoted to Corporal (E-4) Promotion Citation
2020-07-25 Completed 41st Combat Mission (Campaign Charcoal. Operation Piecemeal IV) Operation -
2020-07-18 Completed 40th Combat Mission (Operation Peninsular Overture) Operation -
2020-07-16 Graduated ARMA3 Advanced Leader Course Graduation -
2020-07-15 Graduated ARMA3 Jumpmaster Course Graduation -
2020-07-14 Graduated ARMA3 Forward Air Controller Course Graduation -
2020-07-11 Completed 39th Combat Mission (Campaign Charcoal. Operation Piecemeal III) Operation -
2020-07-04 Completed 38th Combat Mission (Campaign Fallen Kingdom. Operation Shattered Gatehouse) Operation -
2020-07-01 Completed 37th Combat Mission (Campaign July Warfare Wednesday. Operation Warfare Wednesday 52) Operation -
2020-06-21 Completed 36th Combat Mission (Campaign Undesirable Intrigue. Operation Shoot The Messenger) Operation -
2020-06-20 Completed 35th Combat Mission (Operation Sand Snake Phase 2) Operation -
2020-06-19 Completed 34th Combat Mission (Campaign Black Rain. Operation Sand Snake Phase 1) Operation -
2020-06-13 Completed 33rd Combat Mission (Campaign Boiler Plate. Operation Striker Charlie) Operation -
2020-06-06 Completed 32nd Combat Mission (Campaign Charcoal. Operation Piecemeal II) Operation -
2020-06-06 Graduated ARMA3 Basic Air Assault Course Graduation -
2020-06-05 Graduated ARMA3 Basic Airborne Course Graduation -
2020-05-31 Completed 31st Combat Mission (Operation Anvil) Operation -
2020-05-30 Completed 30th Combat Mission (Operation Steel Cloud), Completed 3rd Combat Jump Operation -
2020-05-23 Completed 29th Combat Mission (Operation Urban Anvil) Operation -
2020-05-20 Graduated ARMA3 Basic Leader Course Graduation -
2020-05-16 Completed 28th Combat Mission (Operation Feudal Thunder) Operation -
2020-05-09 Completed 27th Combat Mission (Campaign Black Rain. Operation Shield Bash) Operation -
2020-05-07 Graduated ARMA3 Combat Lifesaver Course Graduation -
2020-05-02 Completed 26th Combat Mission (Campaign Charcoal. Operation Piecemeal) Operation -
2020-04-26 Completed 25th Combat Mission (Campaign DARK MOUNTAIN. Operation TWILIGHT STORM) Operation -
2020-04-25 Completed 24th Combat Mission (Operation Serene Grace (Assault Phase)) Operation -
2020-04-18 Graduated ARMA3 Basic Individual Training Course Graduation -
2020-04-17 Graduated ARMA3 Basic Land Navigation Course Graduation -
2020-03-28 Completed 23rd Combat Mission (Operation Operation Nosebreaker) Operation -
2020-03-24 Reinstated, Reduction in Rank to Specialist (E-4), Transferred and Assigned Trooper D/1/C/1-7 Transfer -
2020-03-24 Transferred and Assigned Trooper C/1/C/1-7 Transfer -
2015-06-08 General Discharge with Eligibility for Re-enlistment Discharge -
2015-01-05 Placed on ELOA ELOA -
2014-11-18 Demoted to the rank of Corporal (E-4), Transferred and Assigned Armor Crewman A/1/B/1-7 Transfer -
2014-11-15 Completed 22nd Combat Mission (Operation Spartan - Part 2) Operation -
2014-11-08 Completed 21st Combat Mission (Operation Spartan - Part 1 Operation -
2014-11-01 Completed 20th Combat Mission (Operation Sepents Cradle) Operation -
2014-10-25 Completed 19th Combat Mission (Operation AFOR), Completed 2nd Combat Jump Operation -
2014-09-20 Completed 18th Combat Mission (Campaign Revolution, Operation Foxtrot Whiskey) Operation -
2014-09-13 Completed 17th Combat Mission (Operation Romeo Whiskey) Operation -
2014-08-16 Completed 16th Combat Mission (Operation Forge) Operation -
2014-08-15 Completed 15th Combat Mission (Operation Crimson Mist) Operation -
2014-07-05 Promoted to Warrant Officer One (WO1) Promotion Citation
2014-06-29 Completed 14th Combat Mission (Operation Desperation) Operation -
2014-06-21 Completed 13th Combat Mission (Operation Blue Wings) Operation -
2014-06-07 Completed 12th Combat Mission (Operation Aegis) Operation -
2014-05-24 Completed 11th Combat Misison (Operation Final Blow) Operation -
2014-05-23 Relieved of Duties from the S1 Department, Per Request Assignment -
2014-05-08 Completed 10th Combat Misison (Campaign Flashpoint, Operation Topaz) Operation -
2014-04-30 Graduated ARMA3 Basic Armor Crewman Course, Class 018/05/14 Graduation -
2014-04-26 Completed 9th Combat Mission (Campaign Flashpoint, Operation Time Out) Operation -
2014-04-12 Completed 8th Combat Mission (Campaign Flashpoint, Operation Titan) Operation -
2014-03-16 Graduated ARMA3 Advanced Individual Training Course Phase I Graduation -
2014-02-15 Completed 7th Combat Mission (Operation Ghost Town) Operation -
2014-02-02 Promoted to Corporal (E-4) Promotion Citation
2014-01-25 Completed 6th Combat Operation (Campaign Flashpoint, Operation Topaz) Operation -
2014-01-22 Transferred and Assigned Section Leader A/2/A/1-7 Transfer -
2013-12-07 Completed 5th Combat Mission (Operation For the People) Operation -
2013-10-21 Assigned to S1 Milpacs Department as Additional Duty Assignment -
2013-10-15 Named Enlisted Trooper of the Month for September 2013 Assignment -
2013-10-06 Promoted to Specialist (E-4) Promotion Citation
2013-09-05 Graduated NCOA Warrior Leadership Course, Class 08/09/13 Graduation -
2013-08-31 Completed 4th Combat Mission (Operation Patience) Operation -
2013-08-26 Graduated ARMA2 Basic Armor Crewman Course, Class 034/08/13 Graduation -
2013-08-24 Completed 3rd Combat Mission (Operation Neon Knights) Operation -
2013-08-17 Completed 2nd Combat Mission (Operation Screaming Eagles), Completed 1st Combat Jump Operation -
2013-08-15 Graduated ARMA2 Basic Radio Communication Course, Class 033/08/13 Graduation -
2013-08-11 Transferred an Assigned Trooper A/2/A/1-7 Transfer -
2013-08-05 Graduated ARMA2 Basic Airborne Course, Class 031/08/13 Graduation -
2013-08-04 Promoted to Private First Class (E-3) Promotion Citation
2013-07-20 Completed 1st Combat Mission (Operation Foxy Shots) Operation -
2013-07-16 Graduated ARMA2 Basic Land Navigation Course, Class 029/07/13 Graduation -
2013-07-09 Graduated ARMA2 Advanced Individual Training Course, Phase I, Class 028/07/13 Graduation -
2013-07-08 Graduated Boot Camp, Promoted to Private (E-2) Graduation Citation
2013-07-08 Transferred and Assigned 11X Trooper, Delta Training Unit Transfer -
2013-06-28 Enlisted in the 7th Cavalry Regiment, Assigned Boot Camp 026/06/13 Transfer -

Awards and recognition

Date Award   Details  
2014-06-19 Distinguished Flying Cross Operation Time Out Citation
2020-12-14 Soldiers Medal   Citation
2020-11-12 Soldiers Medal   Citation
2020-06-20 Purple Heart Operation Urban Anvil Citation
2014-10-20 Joint Service Commendation Medal Operation AFOR Citation
2014-08-02 Joint Service Commendation Medal Operation Aegis Citation
2020-10-04 Army Commendation Medal with Valor Device Operation Warfare Wednesday 64 Citation
2014-03-18 Army Commendation Medal with Valor Device Operation Topaz Citation
2021-11-20 Army Commendation Medal Operation Improvise, Adapt, Overcome Citation
2020-11-05 Army Commendation Medal Operation Full Force Citation
2020-10-16 Army Commendation Medal Operation Knock Them Down Citation
2020-09-18 Army Achievement Medal C/1-7 Summer 2020 Recruiting Competition Citation
2013-10-15 Army Achievement Medal Enlisted Trooper of the Month Citation
2021-05-06 Prisoner of War Medal Operation Artificial Insolence Citation
2021-10-24 Army Good Conduct Medal 2nd Bronze Knot Citation
2020-09-24 Army Good Conduct Medal 1st Bronze Knot Citation
2014-07-08 Army Good Conduct Medal   Citation
2014-04-12 Armed Forces Service Medal   Citation
2020-11-26 Donation Ribbon 2nd Award Citation
2013-11-22 Donation Ribbon 1st Award Citation
2020-08-09 Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal   Citation
2020-12-11 NCO Professional Development Ribbon Sergeant Promotion Citation
2013-07-07 Army Service Ribbon   Citation
2021-01-23 United Nations Service Medal Campaign RC East Citation
2020-10-08 United Nations Service Medal Campaign September Warfare Wednesdays Citation
2020-09-02 United Nations Service Medal Campaign Black Rain Citation
2014-05-25 United Nations Service Medal Campaign Flashpoint Citation
2020-05-26 Overseas Service Ribbon   Citation
2013-10-27 Recruiting Ribbon   Citation
2021-05-16 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation   Citation
2011-06-02 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation   Citation
2010-09-18 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation   Citation
2009-08-10 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation   Citation
2004-09-01 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation   Citation
2003-03-18 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation   Citation
2020-07-31 Army Meritorious Unit Citation Operation Urban Anvil Citation
2020-10-04 Army Superior Unit Citation   Citation
2013-07-20 Expert Infantry Badge   Citation
2013-12-07 Combat Infantry Badge   Citation
2014-05-18 Combat Infantry Badge 2nd Award   Citation
2014-05-18 Combat Infantry Badge 3rd Award   Citation
2014-08-15 Combat Infantry Badge 4th Award   Citation
2013-12-17 Army Aviator Badge   Citation
2020-06-05 Army Parachutist Badge   Citation
2020-07-15 Army Senior Parachutist Badge   Citation
2020-06-06 Air Assault Badge   Citation
2020-11-14 High Altitude Low Opening (HALO) Freefall Badge   Citation
2020-08-03 Rifle Sharpshooter Awarded for the completion of one or more of the weapons qualification courses with above average scores. Citation
2020-08-03 Grenade Sharpshooter Awarded for the completion of one or more of the weapons qualification courses with above average scores. Citation
2020-08-03 M-203 Sharpshooter Awarded for the completion of one or more of the weapons qualification courses with above average scores. Citation
2020-08-03 Machine Gun Expert Awarded for the completion of one or more of the weapons qualification courses with excellent scores. Citation
2020-08-03 Recoilless Rifle Sharpshooter Awarded for the completion of one or more of the weapons qualification courses with above average scores. Citation
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