Profile of First Sergeant, Ward.B

Information
Full Name:
Ben Ward
Rank:
First Sergeant
Primary Position:
First Sergeant F/1-7
Forum Account:
Ward.B
Enlisted:
Jun 03, 2016
Promotion:
Dec 02, 2018
Time in Service:
Years: [2] Months: [7]
Time in Grade:
Years: [0] Months: [1]
Service Record
Date Record Citation
Dec 28, 2018 Completed 26th Combat Mission (Operation Torch) -
Dec 03, 2018 Completed 25th Combat Mission (Campaign Jump To Leskovets, Operation Jump To Leskovets - Phase 1) -
Dec 02, 2018 Promoted to First Sergeant (E-8), Assigned First Sergeant F/1-7
Dec 02, 2018 Completed 24th Combat Mission (Operation Herschel) -
Nov 24, 2018 Graduated Officer Development School, Class 047/11/18 -
Nov 10, 2018 Completed 23rd Combat Mission (Operation Redemption) -
Oct 21, 2018 Transferred and Assigned Assistant Section Leader 3/SP/1-7 -
Sep 22, 2018 Assigned Assistant Section Leader 2/SP/1-7 -
Aug 14, 2018 Relieved of Duties from the S3 Department, ACV Closed -
Aug 11, 2018 Transferred and Assigned Trooper 2/SP/1-7 -
Jul 16, 2018 Reduction in Rank to Corporal (E-4) - No billet available. -
Jul 16, 2018 Transferred and Assigned Trooper 1/SP/1-7 -
Jul 14, 2018 Completed 22nd Combat Mission (Operation Pacific Ursa) -
Jul 06, 2018 Completed 21st Combat Mission (Campaign TNG, Operation Contagion) -
Jun 15, 2018 Completed 20th Combat Mission (Operation Floating Hammer) -
May 19, 2018 Promoted to Chief Warrant Officer 3 (CW3)
May 18, 2018 Completed 19th Combat Mission (Operation Double Dribble) -
May 12, 2018 Completed 18th Combat Mission (Campaign Burning Typhoon, Operation Tempest Winds) -
May 12, 2018 Assigned Platoon Sergeant 2/D/1-7 -
May 11, 2018 Completed 17th Combat Mission (Operation Serpents Breath) -
May 04, 2018 Completed 16th Combat Mission (Operation Loaded Vein) -
Apr 06, 2018 Completed 15th Combat Mission (Operation Wayward Son) -
Mar 16, 2018 Completed 14th Combat Mission (Operation Red Paladin) -
Mar 14, 2018 Graduated ACV Aviation Basic Fixed Wing Flight Course, Class 011/03/18 -
Mar 10, 2018 Completed 13th Combat Mission (Campaign War for Catachan, Operation Broken Barrel) -
Mar 09, 2018 Completed 12th Combat Mission (Operation Blind Salvation) -
Mar 02, 2018 Completed 11th Combat Mission (Operation Spellbind) -
Oct 22, 2017 Completed 10th Combat Mission (Operation Apache Snow) -
Oct 15, 2017 Completed 9th Combat Mission (Operation Pronghorn) -
Oct 06, 2017 Promoted to Chief Warrant Officer 2 (CW2)
Oct 04, 2017 Completed 8th Combat Mission (Campaign Nessus Blood, Operation Bullet Tracheotomy) -
Sep 30, 2017 Completed 7th Combat Mission (Campaign Fleeting Eagle, Operation November Rain) -
Sep 06, 2017 Completed 6th Combat Mission (Campaign Nessus Blood, Operation Able Puncture) -
Sep 03, 2017 Assigned to S3 ACV Battle Staff as Additional Duty -
Aug 31, 2017 Assigned Section Leader C/2/D/1-7 -
Jul 31, 2017 Returned from ELOA, Transferred and Assigned Trooper C/2/D/1-7 -
Jun 21, 2017 Placed on ELOA -
Apr 04, 2017 Assigned to S3 ACV Battle Staff as Additional Duty -
Feb 25, 2017 Promoted to Warrant Officer 1 (WO1)
Feb 22, 2017 Graduated ACV Aviation Basic Rotary Flight Course, Class 008/02/17 -
Feb 11, 2017 Graduated ACV Aviation Ground School, Class 006/02/17 -
Feb 05, 2017 Completed 5th Combat Mission (Operation Ambush Alley) -
Feb 04, 2017 Completed 4th Combat Mission (Operation Gin Rummy) -
Jan 08, 2017 Promoted to Corporal (E-4)
Nov 26, 2016 Graduated NCOA Warrior Leadership Course Class 14*11-16
Sep 17, 2016 Transferred and Assigned Trooper C/2/D/1-7 -
Sep 10, 2016 Promoted to Specialist (E-4)
Aug 28, 2016 Graduated ARMA3 Combat Lifesaver Course, Class 035/09/16 -
Aug 25, 2016 Transferred and Assigned Transport Rotary 1/2/D/1-7 -
Aug 23, 2016 Graduated ARMA3 Basic Radio Communication Course (BRCC), Class 034/08/16 -
Aug 21, 2016 Graduated Arma 3 Basic Cannon Crewman Course, Class 034/08/16 -
Aug 21, 2016 Completed 3rd Combat Mission (Campaign TF November, Operation Wolfpack Surge) -
Aug 16, 2016 Graduated ARMA3 Basic Air Assault Course, Class 033/08/16
Aug 06, 2016 Completed 2nd Combat Mission (Operation Fever Dream) -
Jul 29, 2016 Completed 1st Combat Mission (Campaign Iron Anvil, Operation Gypsy's Revenge) -
Jul 12, 2016 Promoted to Private First Class (E-3)
Jul 01, 2016 Transferred and Assigned Infantry B/4/C/1-7 -
Jun 16, 2016 Transferred and Assigned Trooper B/1/TU/1-7 -
Jun 12, 2016 Graduated Boot Camp, Promoted to Private (E-2) -
Jun 03, 2016 Enlisted in the 7th Cavalry Regiment, Assigned Boot Camp 023/06/16 -
Awards & Recognition
Date Award   Details Citation
May 26, 2018 Army Air Medal Operation Serpent's Breath
Oct 02, 2016 Army Commendation Medal
Feb 12, 2018 Army Achievement Medal D/1-7 Named Enlisted Trooper of the Month for January 2018
Jul 22, 2018 Army Good Conduct Medal 1st Bronze Knot
Jun 12, 2017 Army Good Conduct Medal
Mar 03, 2018 Armed Forces Service Medal For S3 Dept. 03SEP17 - 03MAR18
Dec 02, 2018 NCO Professional Development Ribbon First Sergeant Promotion
Jun 11, 2016 Army Service Ribbon
Jun 01, 2011 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation
Sep 17, 2010 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation
Aug 09, 2009 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation
Aug 31, 2004 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation
Mar 18, 2003 Army & Air Force Presidential Unit Citation
Dec 04, 2018 Army Superior Unit Citation
Jun 11, 2016 Rifle Sharpshooter Awarded for the completion of one or more of the weapons qualification courses with above average scores.
Jun 11, 2016 Grenade Sharpshooter Awarded for the completion of one or more of the weapons qualification courses with above average scores.
Jun 15, 2018 Combat Infantry Badge 4th Award
Apr 06, 2018 Combat Infantry Badge 3rd Award
Oct 22, 2017 Combat Infantry Badge 2nd Award
Feb 05, 2017 Combat Infantry Badge
Jul 28, 2016 Expert Infantry Badge
Feb 23, 2017 Army Aviator Badge
Aug 17, 2016 Air Assault Badge