CPL Paul B.

CPL Paul B.

Dates of Service: Aug 2008 - Aug 2012
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11 Endorsements
100 Contacts
Influence Score: 56,386
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  • PFC Aug 08
  • SPC Jun 10
  • CPL Aug 12


I started my service in Oklahoma. There I was trained as a 13D. After my training I was stationed in South Korea for a year near Camp Casey. I was then attached to 18th Fires Brigade, 3-321 FA (Fort Bragg) where I deployed with my unit to Afghanistan. Currently, I work for a medical company as an IT administrator for multiple Federally regulated systems.

Military Experiences

Mar 2010 - Aug 2012
Senior Computer Operator
1 Endorsement
Was a member of a medium-light artillery unit. We utilized Triple 777 howitzers, and fired with 155mm rockets. We were the first to fire a successful "Excalibur" round in Afghanistan. • Establish, maintain and operate communications systems • Assist in the preparation of computer centers for operation • Prepare field artillery tactical data systems for operation • Determine target location using computers or manual calculations • Ability to think and remain calm under stress • Ability to work as a member of a team • Ability to perform multiple duties at one time
Feb 2009 - Feb 2010
CPOF Operator
My first official unit, we were a heavy artillery unit. We utilized Paladins. Which is a tank that uses a 155mm round. During my time with this unit, we did monthly drills that lasted a week or two in the field. • Massed the battalion, firing 32 paladins on a pinpoint target • CPOF Operator, and direct RTO to the commander


(2 years, 2 months)
Dec 2010 - Dec 2011
Afghanistan ribbon
Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) - Afghanistan
1 Endorsement
FOB Salerno, was attached to Ft Bragg's 18th Fires Brigade. We made our mark at FOB Salerno by firing the first ever Excalibur round on an enemy unit. • Performed guard tower duties, 12 hour shifts • Kept communication with BDOC, Gunline, Other FDC's, and our Forward Observers • Multitask-ed RTO, and Computer Operator for intensive missions 24/7
Feb 2009 - Feb 2010
South korea
South Korea
Hardship tour, served one year abroad. Was then attached to 82nd on returning home.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools
Individual & Special Skill Schools
Foreign Language Skills


German (3/3)

Security Clearance

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

2012 - 2016

Pennsylvania State University - University Park

Bachelor's Degree, Security Risk Analysis - Cyber Security