Sgt Ed Allen

Sgt Ed Allen

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  • Pvt Aug 80
  • PFC Mar 81
  • LCpl Nov 81
  • Cpl Aug 82
  • Sgt Dec 84

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1961-Born in Mich - 7th of 8 sons. 1966-Moved to Calif - Enjoyed the good life of sunny beaches and moderate summers. Camping in the desert and in the mountains. 1979-Graduated Carlsbad High 1979 Dec-Joined USMC Married 1984 Father in 1987 1989 Jan-Reentered civilian life in NC 1997 Moved to Calif Divorced. Remarried. Moved to Georgia with lots of other stuff happening the last 40 years.

Military Experiences

Jan 1987 - Jan 1989
ISMO
NCOIC
Responsible for the day to day operations of the Information Systems Management Office with a team of 12 computer programmers. Additional duties included Platoon Sergeant for the Headquarters Platoon, Detachment A, CSSD-21. Exhorter of good deeds, father of the team when needed, counselor, confidant, protector and discipliner. When you have one of the finest group of Marines to work with, your life is easy, and I had the best.
Mar 1981 - Aug 1984
Computer Programmer
Application development and support for the 2nd Marine Air Wing. Provided training to Marines in the use of portable computer systems. Implementing small computer systems into the various squadrons and battalions located at MCAS Cherry Point NC, Landing Field Bogue, NC. 1st level trouble shooting of small computer systems hardware and software for 2nd Marine Air Wing.

Deployments

(2 months)
Aug 1982 - Sep 1982
Denmark
Computer Support for both applications and hardware for MAG-40 (The Mythical MAG) while deployed to the field during Operation Bold Guard/Northern Wedding.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Mar 1982 - Apr 1982

Computer Science School ADPE-FMF, MCDEC Quantico.

Nov 1980 - Feb 1981

Computer Science School, MCDEC Quantico.

Security Clearance
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