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Profile of Sergeant First Class, Volkerson.A

Information
Full Name:
Arthur Volkerson
Rank:
Sergeant First Class
Primary Position:
Retired
Forum Account:
Volkerson.A
Enlisted:
Apr 05, 2014
Promotion:
Apr 15, 2018
Time in Service:
Years: [5] Months: [1]
Time in Grade:
Years: [1] Months: [1]
Service Record
Date Record Citation
Feb 25, 2019 Retired from the 7th Cavalry Regiment -
Dec 08, 2018 Completed 20th Combat Mission (Operation Iron Justice) -
Nov 12, 2018 Attended the Server Administration Course -
Aug 05, 2018 Relieved of Duties from the S5 Department, Per Request -
Jul 25, 2018 Relieved of Duties as Platoon Sergeant 1/E/1-7, Assigned NCOIC of Military Police as Primary Billet -
Apr 15, 2018 Promoted to Sergeant First Class (E-7)
Apr 02, 2018 Relieved of Duties from the S3 Echo Co. Battle Staff - Failure to Meet Requirements -
Mar 10, 2018 Completed 19th Combat Mission (Operation Sandwasp) -
Mar 10, 2018 Assigned NCOIC of MP Department -
Mar 03, 2018 Transferred and Assigned Platoon Sergeant 1/E/1-7 -
Dec 09, 2017 Completed 18th Combat Mission (Operation KotH - Narva) -
Oct 21, 2017 Completed 17th Combat Mission (Operation KotH - Fool's Road) -
Oct 12, 2017 Removed from Section Leader C/1/E/1-7 transferred and assigned Combat Trooper A/1/E/1-7 -
Jul 09, 2017 Completed 16th Combat Mission (Campaign Peregrine, Operation Wasted Years) -
May 29, 2017 Assigned to S3 Echo Co. Battle Staff as Additional Duty -
May 22, 2017 Transferred and Assigned Section Leader C/1/E/1-7 -
May 21, 2017 Assigned Senior Military Police -
May 18, 2017 Assigned NCOIC of S5 Department -
May 16, 2017 Assigned Full MP Status -
May 16, 2017 Returned from ELOA, Transferred and Assigned Combat Trooper A/1/E/1-7 -
Apr 16, 2017 ELOA Extension -
Feb 08, 2017 Placed on ELOA -
Feb 04, 2017 Transferred and Assigned Platoon Sergeant 1/E/1-7 -
Nov 19, 2016 Graduated INS Advanced Individual Training (AIT Phase II) -
Nov 04, 2016 Completed 15th Combat Mission (Campaign KotH, Operation Fool's Road) -
Oct 28, 2016 Completed 14th Combat Mission (Campaign Eagle, Operation Black Line) -
Oct 22, 2016 Completed 13th Combat Mission (Campaign Band of Brothers, Operation Aggregat - Part 2) -
Sep 18, 2016 Completed 12th Combat Mission (Campaign Band of Brothers, Operation Aggregat - Part 1) -
Sep 13, 2016 Transferred and Assigned Platoon Sergeant 1/B/2-7 -
Sep 09, 2016 Assigned to S3 B/2-7 (Squad) Battle Staff as Additional Duty -
Sep 05, 2016 Assigned Section Leader B/2/B/2-7 -
Jul 31, 2016 Voluntary Reduction in Rank to Staff Sergeant (E-6), Transferred and Assigned Combat Trooper 2/2/B/2-7 -
Jul 24, 2016 Completed 11th Combat Mission (Campaign Band of Brothers, Operation Bastogne - Part 1) -
Jul 05, 2016 Assigned Senior Military Police -
Jun 19, 2016 Completed 10th Combat Mission (Operation Ballistic Missive) -
May 27, 2016 Assigned NCOIC of S5 Department -
Mar 25, 2016 Completed 9th Combat Mission (Campaign Eagle, Operation North Alley) -
Mar 23, 2016 Promoted to First Sergeant (E-8)
Mar 18, 2016 Graduated SQUAD Basic Assault Movement Course, Class 018/03/16 -
Feb 18, 2016 Transferred and Assigned Company First Sergeant C/2-7 -
Jan 29, 2016 Completed 8th Combat Mission (Operation Dracula) -
Nov 20, 2015 Assigned to S5 Staff Lead As Additional Duty -
Oct 19, 2015 Transferred and Assigned Platoon Sergeant 1/C/2-7 -
Oct 18, 2015 Relieved of Duties as 2nd Battalion S3 Battle Staff Lead, per Request -
Oct 16, 2015 Completed 7th Combat Mission (Campaign Mongoose, Operation Badlands) -
Oct 07, 2015 Promoted to Staff Sergeant (E-6)
Sep 12, 2015 Completed 6th Combat Mission (Campaign Rising Phoenix, Operation Warhead) -
Sep 02, 2015 Assigned 2nd Battalion S3 Battle Staff Lead -
Aug 28, 2015 Completed 5th Combat Mission (Operation Backtrack) -
Aug 22, 2015 Assigned as S3 2nd Battalion Battle Staff Assistant Lead as Additional Duty -
Jul 25, 2015 Assigned S5 Public Relations Lead as Additional Duty -
Jul 17, 2015 Completed 4th Combat Mission (Operation Longest Day) -
Jun 29, 2015 Completed MP Training, Assigned Full MP Status
May 28, 2015 Selected as MP (In Training) -
May 23, 2015 Graduated INSURGENCY Basic Assault Movement Course, Class 003/05/15
May 15, 2015 Completed 3rd Combat Mission (Campaign Phoenix, Operation Fallen Eagle) -
Apr 20, 2015 Graduated Insurgency Basic Radio Communication Course, Class 002/04/15 -
Apr 04, 2015 Promoted to Sergeant (E-5)
Feb 06, 2015 Completed 2nd Combat Mission (Campaign Phoenix, Operation Clean Sweep) -
Jan 27, 2015 Transferred and Assigned Squad Leader 2/1/B/2-7 -
Nov 12, 2014 Promoted to Corporal (E-4)
Nov 08, 2014 Completed Advanced Individual Training (INS AIT Phase I), Class 045/11/14 -
Oct 03, 2014 Relieved of duties in S1 Milpacs Department, Per Request -
Sep 13, 2014 Assigned A-FTL 2/1/B/2-7 -
Sep 13, 2014 Assigned S3 B/2-7 Battle Staff Clerk -
Sep 10, 2014 Assigned to S5 Public Relations as Additional Duty -
Aug 18, 2014 Transferred and Assigned B-FTL 2/1/B/2-7 -
Jul 26, 2014 Transferred and Assigned Trooper 2/4/B/2-7 -
Jul 12, 2014 Promoted to Specialist (E-4)
Jul 11, 2014 Completed 1st Combat Mission (Operation Needle in a Haystack) -
Jul 05, 2014 Graduated NCOA Warrior Leadership Course Class 05/06/12
Jun 25, 2014 Assigned to S1 Milpacs Department as Additional Duty -
May 13, 2014 Promoted to Private First Class (E-3)
Apr 14, 2014 Transferred and Assigned Trooper B/4/B/2-7 -
Apr 13, 2014 Graduated Boot Camp, Promoted to Private (E-2) -
Apr 04, 2014 Enlisted in the 7th Cavalry Regiment, Assigned Boot Camp 014/04/14 -
Awards & Recognition
Date Award   Details Citation
Aug 12, 2014 Defense Superior Service Medal
Jul 28, 2016 Bronze Star Operation Bastogne Part I
Oct 04, 2016 Purple Heart Operation Aggregat Part I
Jun 07, 2015 Purple Heart Operation Fallen Eagle
Jan 10, 2018 Meritorious Service Medal MP Department
Oct 28, 2016 Army Commendation Medal with Valor Device Operation Aggregat Part II
Oct 04, 2016 Army Commendation Medal with Valor Device Operation Aggregat Part I
Jun 06, 2015 Army Commendation Medal with Valor Device Operation Fallen Eagle
Jul 18, 2018 Army Good Conduct Medal 3rd Bronze Knot
Jul 18, 2017 Army Good Conduct Medal 2nd Bronze Knot
Apr 12, 2016 Army Good Conduct Medal 1st Bronze Knot
Apr 13, 2015 Army Good Conduct Medal
May 18, 2018 Armed Forces Service Medal For S5 Dept. 18NOV17 - 18MAY18
May 16, 2018 Armed Forces Service Medal For MP Dept. 16NOV17 - 16MAY18
Nov 29, 2017 Armed Forces Service Medal For S3 Dept. 29MAY17 - 29NOV17
Nov 18, 2017 Armed Forces Service Medal For S5 Dept. 18MAY17 - 18NOV17
Nov 16, 2017 Armed Forces Service Medal For MP Dept. 16MAY17 - 16NOV17
Nov 22, 2016 Armed Forces Service Medal For MP Dept. 22MAY16 - 22NOV16
Sep 13, 2016 Armed Forces Service Medal For S3 Dept 14 MAR 2016 TO 14 SEPT 2016
Sep 10, 2016 Armed Forces Service Medal For S5 Dept 11 MAR 2016 - 11 SEPT 2016
May 21, 2016 Armed Forces Service Medal For MP Dept. 22NOV15 - 22MAY16
Mar 14, 2016 Armed Forces Service Medal For S3 Dept. 14SEP15 - 14MAR16
Mar 11, 2016 Armed Forces Service Medal For S5 Dept. 11SEP15 - 11MAR16
Feb 03, 2016 Armed Forces Service Medal For S5 11SEP14 - 11MAR15
Nov 22, 2015 Armed Forces Service Medal For MP 22MAY15 - 22NOV15
Sep 14, 2015 Armed Forces Service Medal For S3 14MAR15 - 14SEP15
Sep 11, 2015 Armed Forces Service Medal For S5 11MAR15 - 11SEP15
Sep 28, 2014 Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal
Apr 15, 2018 NCO Professional Development Ribbon Sergeant First Class Promotion
Mar 23, 2016 NCO Professional Development Ribbon First Sergeant Promotion
Oct 08, 2015 NCO Professional Development Ribbon Staff Sergeant Promotion
Apr 05, 2015 NCO Professional Development Ribbon Sergeant Promotion
Apr 14, 2014 Army Service Ribbon
Sep 14, 2015 United Nations Service Medal Campaign Rising Phoenix
May 25, 2015 Basic Assault Course Ribbon
Jun 02, 2011 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation
Sep 18, 2010 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation
Aug 10, 2009 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation
Sep 01, 2004 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation
Mar 18, 2003 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation
Apr 25, 2015 Rifle Sharpshooter
Aug 24, 2014 Grenade Expert Awarded for the completion of one or more of the weapons qualification courses with excellent scores.
Mar 22, 2016 M-203 Marksman Awarded for the completion of one or more of the weapons qualification courses with average scores.
Mar 22, 2016 Machine Gun Expert Awarded for the completion of one or more of the weapons qualification courses with excellent scores.
Dec 08, 2018 Combat Infantry Badge 4th Award
Nov 05, 2016 Combat Infantry Badge 3rd Award
Jun 18, 2016 Combat Infantry Badge 2nd Award
Aug 28, 2015 Combat Infantry Badge
Jul 12, 2014 Expert Infantry Badge