MSG Felipe De Leon Brown

MSG Felipe De Leon Brown

Dates of Service: Feb 1967 - Aug 1992
100% Complete
57 Contacts
Influence Score: 320,364
320 out of 844,447 Veterans
About Discussions


  • PVT Feb 67
  • PV2 May 67
  • PFC Jul 67
  • SPC Aug 68
  • SGT Jul 69
  • SSG Dec 72
  • SFC Jun 79
  • MSG Apr 85

Recent Activity  -


USArmy (25.5 yrs, retired) Viet Nam-5th SFGA & FANK. FtBragg-5th SFGA, 1/325 AIR, SFS-USAJFKSWC. Panamá-3/7th SFGA, USARSO. FtBragg-1st SOCOM. Panamá-JOTC. Florida International Univ '95-BS. PennState '97-MS. Spanish Teacher (22 yrs, retired). Nidan-Ryu Kyu Kempo. Native Hispanic-Spanish Advanced Placement Professor. Calligrapher

Military Experiences

Mar 1990 - Aug 1992
Battalion Operations Sergeant
Direct assistant to the S-3, Jungle Operations Training Center. Approved and coordinated use of jungle warfare training areas, ranges, lanes and facilities for all visiting units. Inspected Jungle Warfare training. Maintained scheduling board. Assumed Base Sergeant Major duties during his absence.
Jul 1989 - Feb 1990
7th SFG(A)
Sergeant Major, Plans
Coordinated planning for the entire Group, assisted the Group Plans officer in the preparation of briefings to the Group Commander, acted as the Group Focal Point Officer and as a Shift Officer during Operation Just Cause.
Jun 1987 - Jun 1989
Sergeant Major
1st Special Operations Command (ABN), DCSPER Operations & Plans Division Sergeant Major. Alternate Focal Point Officer. Office of the DCSPER Rep for all 1st SOCOM operations planning. Assisted Ops & Plans Officer with command Issues papers. Addressed manning and qualification issues. Designated proofreader and redactor.
Sep 1977 - Aug 1984
1st BN (SFQC)
Chief Instructor, COMMEL Cmte
Chief Instructor-COMMEL Cmte, Instructor Supervisor/Senior Instructor-Advanced Cryptography & International Morse Code. Also taught Radiotelegraph & Radiotelephone Procedures, Non-Electronic Communications Techniques, Antenna Theory & Construction. Lead instructor in restructuring all instruction to convert the SF 05B Crse to 31V3S/ 31V4S (later, 18E).


(1 year, 1 month)
Oct 1987 - Nov 1987
Fort McCoy, WI
JSOC Support & Logistics SGM
Jan 1986 - Feb 1986
PSYOPS Operations Sergeant. Designed and Produced Leaflets, Aerial Propaganda and Voice Radio programs in support of Kindle Liberty.
Jun 1985 - Jul 1985
Colombia & Ecuador
Det. Opns Sgt, Interservice Liaison, Support Coordination for Operation Fuerzas Unidas 85, A multinational annual military exercise
Jan 1977
Fort Richardson, Alaska
Area Specialty NCOIC.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Mar 1977 - Jun 1977

SF Operatons & Intelligence Crse

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Apr 1975 - May 1975

USMC Basic Amphibious Training

Nov 1973

Advanced Airborne School Jumpmaster, 82nd AD

Feb 1972 - Apr 1972


Sep 1977

Special Forces Instructor

Foreign Language Skills


French (2+/3)


Spanish (5/5)


Russian (1/1+)


Japanese (1+/0+)

Security Clearance
Top Secret/SCI or higher

Personal Information