Defense Distinguished Service Medal Is Awarded To: 1st Battalion First Lieutenant Adam Waldie For exceptional meritorious leadership within the 7th Cavalry Regiment in 2019, and being selected officer of the year. First Lieutenant Adam Waldie has dedicated himself to the betterment of his company and the Regiment throughout the year. His gallant leadership, skill, and devotion has brought continued excellence to Bravo Troop and his tutelage has invigorated all those under his command. First Lieutenant Waldie's accomplishments and integrity set the standard for all officers and brings great credit to himself, 1st Battalion, and the 7th Cavalry Regiment. 2nd Battalion Major Jon Czar In the past year MAJ.Czar.J has served both Echo Company and the 7th Cavalry in a wide variety of roles to help the 7th Cavalry where ever it needs it. MAJ.Czar.J currently servers in: S3 Operations, S5 Staff Lead, NCO Instructor, ROO XO, WAG Lead, S6 Game Clerk, and the 2BN Training Lead. MAJ.Czar.J is always looking to better the community in anyway he can, whether it be in another secondary billet or interacting with members in the community, often making sacrifices in his day to day life to serve the 7th Cavalry the best he can. Without MAJ.Czar.J's leadership within Echo Company the Company would be a shell of it's former self. Congratulations!