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Profile of First Lieutenant, Ratcliff.M

Information
Full Name:
Mike Ratcliff
Rank:
First Lieutenant
Primary Position:
Platoon Leader 2/A/1-7
Forum Account:
Ratcliff.M
Secondary Positions:
  • Recruiting Oversight Office XO
  • S6 - Game Clerk
Enlisted:
Jul 17, 2012
Promotion:
Nov 04, 2018
Time in Service:
Years: [6] Months: [10]
Time in Grade:
Years: [0] Months: [6]
Service Record
Date Record Citation
Apr 20, 2019 Completed 68th Combat Mission (Operation Rolling Thunder) -
Mar 14, 2019 Relieved of Duties from the S5 Department, Per Request -
Feb 19, 2019 Assigned XO of Recruiting Oversight Office -
Feb 04, 2019 Assigned to S6 Information Management Office, ARMA3 Game Clerk as Additional Duty -
Nov 10, 2018 Completed 67th Combat Mission (Operation Redemption) -
Nov 05, 2018 Completed 66th Combat Mission (Operation Deluge) -
Nov 04, 2018 Promoted to First Lieutenant (O-2)
Oct 27, 2018 Completed 65th Combat Mission (Operation Hell Bound) -
Oct 13, 2018 Completed 64th Combat Mission (Operation Parting Gift) -
Sep 16, 2018 Relieved of Duties from the S3 ARMA3 Battlestaff, Mod Test Staff - Department Closed -
Sep 07, 2018 Completed 63rd Combat Mission (Operation Titan Shuttle), Completed 2nd HALO Combat Jump -
Sep 01, 2018 Completed 62nd Combat Mission (Operation Seven steeds) -
Aug 23, 2018 S3 Reorg: Assigned S3 ARMA3 Battlestaff, Mod Test Staff as Additional Duty -
Jul 15, 2018 Completed 61st Combat Mission (Operation Gipsy Blitz Redux) -
Jul 07, 2018 Completed 60th Combat Mission (Campaign Brass Pillar, Operation Amethyst Brandy) -
May 26, 2018 Completed 59th Combat Mission (Campaign Juniper Spear Phase 2, Operation Python Strangle) -
Apr 30, 2018 Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant (O-1), assigned Platoon Leader 2/A/1-7
Mar 23, 2018 Relieved of CAG duties, Group stood down -
Mar 02, 2018 Completed 58th Combat Mission (Operation Spellbind) -
Feb 10, 2018 Completed 57th Combat Mission (Campaign Juniper Spear, Operation Dealbreaker) -
Feb 09, 2018 Completed 56th Combat Mission (Campaign Juniper Spear, Operation Supercharge) -
Jan 21, 2018 Completed 55th Combat Mission (Operation Death From Above) -
Dec 06, 2017 Completed 54th Combat Mission (Campaign Big Horn, Operation Hydra Mage) -
Dec 02, 2017 Completed 53rd Combat Mission (Operation Fever Dream Redux) -
Nov 25, 2017 Completed 52nd Combat Mission (Operation Covert Manitoba) -
Nov 18, 2017 Completed 51st Combat Mission (Operation Giant's Bane) -
Nov 05, 2017 Assigned S3 ARMA3 Mod Test Staff as Additional Duty -
Nov 04, 2017 Graduated ARMA3 Aviation Basic Rotary Flight Course, Class 045/11/17 -
May 14, 2017 Completed 50th Combat Mission (Operation Crimson Hammer) -
Apr 29, 2017 Completed 49th Combat Mission (Operation Nachzehrer) -
Apr 08, 2017 Promoted to Warrant Officer 1 (WO1)
Mar 12, 2017 Completed 48th Combat Mission (Operation Brass Stag) -
Feb 03, 2017 Transferred and Assigned Trooper A/2/A/1-7 -
Dec 20, 2016 Negative Counseling Statement - 30 days no favorable action
Dec 16, 2016 Relieved of Duties from the Regimental Recruiting Department, Per Request -
Dec 15, 2016 Transferred and Assigned Trooper 2/1/C/1-7 -
Dec 11, 2016 Completed 47th Combat Mission (Operation Spearhead Precept) -
Nov 20, 2016 Assigned S5 Media Lead -
Nov 13, 2016 Completed 46th Combat Mission (Campaign Iron Will, Operation Bravo Hotel), Completed 1st HALO Combat Jump -
Aug 06, 2016 Completed 45th Combat Mission (Operation Fever Dream) -
Jul 25, 2016 Completed all Requirements of the Recruiter Training, Assigned Recruiter -
Jul 23, 2016 Completed 44th Combat Mission (Operation Jungle Fever) -
Jun 23, 2016 Graduated Ranger Class 015-016 -
May 27, 2016 Assigned to S5 Media Department As Additional Duty -
Apr 24, 2016 Completed 43rd Combat Mission (Operation Fateful Dash) -
Mar 21, 2016 Promoted to Corporal (E-4)
Feb 29, 2016 Transferred and Assigned Trooper A/2/C/1-7 -
Feb 29, 2016 Removed from all Secondary Billets -
Feb 17, 2016 Removed of Duties from Section Leader A/2/A/1-7, Non-Punative -
Jan 15, 2016 Completed 42nd Combat Mission (Operation Minuteman) -
Jan 09, 2016 Completed 41st Combat Mission (Operation Tremor) -
Nov 21, 2015 Article 15 Proceeding (Attached), Reduction of Rank to Specialist (E-4), No favorable action for 30 days
Nov 09, 2015 Assigned Section Leader A/2/A/1-7 -
Nov 08, 2015 Graduated Arma3 Basic Cannon Crewman Course, Class 045/11/15 -
Oct 30, 2015 Assigned as Lead Recruiter for ARMA3 as Additional Duty -
Oct 08, 2015 Graduated ARMA3 Army Reconnaissance Course, Class 036/09/15 -
Sep 23, 2015 Assigned Multirole Fixed Wing Pilot A/2/A/1-7 -
Sep 05, 2015 Completed 40th Combat Mission (Operation Stone Age) -
Aug 29, 2015 Completed 39th Combat Mission (Campaign Masterwork, Operation The Time is Now) -
Aug 28, 2015 Graduated ARMA3 Basic Radio Communication Course, Class 035/09/15 -
Aug 22, 2015 Completed 38th Combat Mission (Operation Stratisgard) -
Aug 09, 2015 Completed 37th Combat Mission (Campaign Valhalla, Operation Doppleganger) -
Aug 05, 2015 Promoted to Warrant Officer 1 (WO1)
Jul 18, 2015 Completed 36th Combat Mission (Operation Longest Day) -
May 22, 2015 Completed 35th Combat Mission (Operation Sideshow) -
May 02, 2015 Completed 34th Combat Mission (Operation Fast Track) -
Apr 24, 2015 Completed 33rd Combat Mission (Operation Afterparty) -
Feb 15, 2015 Completed 32nd Combat Mission (Campaign Jezebel, Operation Tug of War) -
Feb 13, 2015 Completed 31st Combat Mission (Campaign Hidden Freedom, Operation Eye for an Eye) -
Feb 07, 2015 Completed 30th Combat Mission (Operation PFMA) -
Nov 24, 2014 Relieved of duties as S1 Milpacs clerk, per request -
Nov 24, 2014 Voluntary reduction in rank to Corporal (E-4), Transferred and Assigned Multirole Fixed Wing Support/Training A/2/A/1-7 -
Nov 12, 2014 Transferred and Assigned Trooper C/1/D/2-7 -
Nov 11, 2014 Negative Counseling Statement - 45 days no favorable action / Removal from Wing Lead ( section leader ) billet.
Oct 25, 2014 Completed 29th Combat Mission (Operation AFOR) -
Oct 08, 2014 Assigned to S1 Milpacs Department as Additional Duty -
Sep 13, 2014 Completed 28th Combat Mission (Operation Romeo Whiskey) -
Aug 30, 2014 Completed 27th Combat Mission (Operation Last Call for CoD4) -
Aug 24, 2014 Completed 26th Combat Mission (Campaign Aquatic Nightmare, Operation Eliminate Hope) -
Jun 28, 2014 Completed 25th Combat Mission (Campaign Aquatic Nightmare, Operation Eagle Justice) -
Jun 21, 2014 Completed 24th Combat Mission (Operation Blue Wings) -
May 17, 2014 Completed 23rd Combat Mission (Campaign Aquatic Nightmare, Operation Big Fish.) -
May 10, 2014 Transferred and Assigned Section Leader A/1/D/2-7 -
Apr 27, 2014 Assigned Senior Recruiter of Regimental Recruiting Department -
Apr 26, 2014 Completed 22nd Combat Mission (Campaign Flashpoint, Operation Time Out) -
Apr 12, 2014 Completed 21st Combat Mission (Campaign Flashpoint, Operation Titan) -
Apr 09, 2014 Promoted to Warrant Officer 1 (WO1)
Apr 05, 2014 Completed 20th Combat Mission (Campaign Fury of the Storm, Operation Starfire) -
Mar 31, 2014 Relieved of Duties from the S1 Milpacs Department, Per Request -
Mar 29, 2014 Completed 19th Combat Mission (Campaign Fury of the Storm, Operation Broken Remedy) -
Mar 22, 2014 Completed 18th Combat Mission (Campaign Fury of the Storm, Operation Revelations) -
Mar 16, 2014 Graduated Battlefield 4 Aviation Course, Class 008/02/14
Mar 15, 2014 Completed 17th Combat Mission (Campaign Fury of the Storm, Operation Second Chance) -
Mar 14, 2014 Assigned Section Leader A/1/A/1-7 -
Mar 13, 2014 Assigned to S1 Milpacs Department as Additional Duty -
Mar 08, 2014 Transferred and Assigned Aviation Pilot C/1/D/2-7 -
Mar 08, 2014 Completed 16th Combat Mission (Campaign Fury of the Storm, Operation Water Schizophrenia) -
Feb 28, 2014 Graduated Battlefield 4 Basic Airborne Qualifications Course, Class 009/02/14 -
Feb 22, 2014 Graduated Battlefield 4 Advanced Individual Training (AIT Phase I) -
Feb 18, 2014 Completed all Requirements of the Recruiter Training (Citation), Assigned Recruiter
Feb 15, 2014 Completed 15th Combat Mission (Operation Ghost Town) -
Jan 29, 2014 Transferred and assigned Trooper A/3/D/2-7 -
Jan 18, 2014 Assigned to the Regimental Recruiting Department, Recruiter (In Training) as Additional Duty -
Dec 07, 2013 Completed 14th Combat Mission (Operation For The People) -
Dec 03, 2013 Transferred and Assigned Trooper A/1/D/2-7 -
Sep 07, 2013 Completed 13th Combat Mission (Operation Hunger Games) -
Aug 31, 2013 Completed 12th Combat Mission (Operation Patience) -
Aug 24, 2013 Completed 11th Combat Mission (Operation Neon Knights) -
Aug 17, 2013 Completed 10th Combat Mission (Operation Screaming Eagles) -
Jul 20, 2013 Transferred and Assigned Multirole Fixed Wing Support/Training A/2/A/1-7 -
Jul 20, 2013 Completed 9th Combat Mission (Operation Foxy Lady) -
Jul 14, 2013 Transferred and assigned Heavy Weapons Infantry B/2/D/1-7. -
Jun 30, 2013 Completed 8th Combat Mission (Operation Purple Haze) -
Jun 16, 2013 Completed 7th Combat Mission (Operation Voodoo Child) -
Apr 29, 2013 Transferred and Assigned Heavy Weapons Infantry A/2/D/1-7 -
Mar 26, 2013 Negative Counseling Statement -- Conduct Unbecoming (60 Days No Favorable Action)
Mar 07, 2013 Negative Counseling Statement - Insubordinate conduct, 30 Days No Favorable Action
Mar 03, 2013 Promoted to Corporal (E-4)
Mar 02, 2013 Graduated NCOA Warrior Leadership Course, Class 02/02/13
Feb 17, 2013 Graduated ARMA2 Basic Armor Crewman Course, Class 007/02/13
Jan 26, 2013 Completed 6th Combat Mission (Operation Rasman Waltz: Dark Tango) -
Dec 08, 2012 Completed 5th Combat Mission (Operation Heartbreaker) -
Nov 10, 2012 Completed 4th Combat Mission (Campaign Clip Wars, Operation Revenge of the Clip) -
Oct 26, 2012 Completed 3rd Combat Mission (Operation Black Mamba) -
Oct 20, 2012 Promoted to Specialist (E-4)
Oct 06, 2012 Completed Advanced Individual Training (ARMA2 AIT Phase II) -
Sep 22, 2012 Graduated ARMA2 Basic Jump School, Class 039/09/12
Sep 15, 2012 Completed 2nd Combat Mission (Operation The Clip Strikes Back) -
Aug 26, 2012 Completed Advanced Individual Training (ARMA2 Phase I) -
Aug 18, 2012 Promoted to Private First Class (E-3)
Aug 04, 2012 Completed 1st Combat Mission (Operation A new Clip Part Deux) -
Jul 22, 2012 Graduated Boot Camp, Promoted to Private (E2), assigned Combat Engineer B/1/E/1-7
Jul 17, 2012 Enlisted in the 7th Cavalry Regiment, Assigned Boot Camp 029/07/12 -
Awards & Recognition
Date Award   Details Citation
Oct 28, 2018 Distinguished Flying Cross Operation Parting Gift
Nov 08, 2015 Distinguished Flying Cross Operation Longest Day
Nov 01, 2014 Distinguished Flying Cross Operation Big Fish
Apr 19, 2014 Bronze Star Operation Second Chance
May 02, 2018 Meritorious Service Medal For S5 Dept.
Feb 23, 2015 Army Air Medal Operation Eye for an Eye
Feb 08, 2016 Joint Service Commendation Medal Operations Minutemen
Jul 28, 2016 Army Commendation Medal with Valor Device Operation Jungle Fever
Aug 19, 2013 Army Commendation Medal with Valor Device Operation Foxy Lady
Oct 28, 2018 Prisoner of War Medal Operation Parting Gift
Jul 21, 2018 Army Good Conduct Medal 2nd Silver Knot
Jul 21, 2017 Army Good Conduct Medal 1st Silver Knot
Jul 21, 2016 Army Good Conduct Medal 3rd Bronze Knot
Jul 22, 2015 Army Good Conduct Medal 2nd Bronze Knot
Jul 22, 2014 Army Good Conduct Medal 1st Bronze Knot
Jul 22, 2013 Army Good Conduct Medal
May 27, 2018 Armed Forces Service Medal For S5 Dept. 27NOV17 - 27MAY18
May 05, 2018 Armed Forces Service Medal For S3 Dept. 05NOV17 - 05MAY18
Nov 27, 2017 Armed Forces Service Medal For S5 Dept. 27MAY17 - 27NOV17
May 27, 2017 Armed Forces Service Medal For S5 Dept. 27NOV16 - 27MAY17
Nov 27, 2016 Armed Forces Service Medal For S5 Dept. 27MAY16 - 27NOV16
Jan 18, 2016 Armed Forces Service Medal For RRD Dept. 18JUL15 - 18JAN16
Jul 18, 2015 Armed Forces Service Medal For RRD 18Jan2015 - 18Jul2015
Jan 18, 2015 Armed Forces Service Medal For RRD 18Jul2014 - 18Jan2015
Jul 18, 2014 Armed Forces Service Medal For RRD 18Jan2014 - 18Jul2014
May 26, 2015 Humanitarian Service Medal 3rd Award
Nov 20, 2014 Humanitarian Service Medal 2nd Award
Jun 29, 2014 Humanitarian Service Medal 1st Award
Aug 10, 2016 Donation Ribbon 2nd Award
Mar 11, 2014 Donation Ribbon 1st Award
Mar 11, 2016 7th Cavalry Server Upgrade Award
Nov 22, 2014 Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal
Jul 21, 2012 Army Service Ribbon
Oct 24, 2014 United Nations Service Medal Campaign Aquatic Nightmare (BF4)
Apr 08, 2014 United Nations Service Medal Campaign Fury of the Storm (BF4)
Sep 25, 2013 United Nations Service Medal Campaign The Experience (ARMA2)
Oct 25, 2018 Overseas Service Ribbon
Apr 05, 2015 Recruiting Ribbon 5th Award
Nov 02, 2014 Recruiting Ribbon 4th Award
Oct 26, 2014 Recruiting Ribbon 3rd Award
Oct 05, 2014 Recruiting Ribbon 2nd Award
Apr 20, 2014 Recruiting Ribbon 1st Award
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
Jul 18, 2003 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation
Jul 20, 2012 Rifle Sharpshooter Awarded for the Completion of One or More of The Weapons Qualification Courses with Above Average Scores
Jul 20, 2012 Grenade Expert Awarded for the Completion of One or More of The Weapons Qualification Courses with Above Average Scores
Apr 05, 2014 Combat Infantry Badge 4th Award
Feb 15, 2014 Combat Infantry Badge 3rd Award
Aug 17, 2013 Combat Infantry Badge 2nd Award
Dec 08, 2012 Combat Infantry Badge
Aug 04, 2012 Expert Infantry Badge
Dec 11, 2016 Senior Army Aviator Badge Fixed Wing Only
Jul 18, 2015 Army Aviator Badge
Sep 28, 2012 Army Parachutist Badge
Jun 24, 2016 Ranger Tab