SSG Robert Velasco

SSG Robert Velasco

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Born in Los Angeles and raised in Douglas, AZ until the age of 10 we moved to Tucson and have been here ever since,loving every minute of it ! I have used VRAP to go to medical assistant school and completed it in 2013! Anyone, anytime anything I will try to be a helpful person and hope you don't hesitate when you need a voice and ear! We are strong together! Stay alert and don't fear!

Military Experiences

Sep 1987 - Nov 1987
E-5 senior gunner
Temporary duty assignment to fill sgt slot for preparedness exercises in Pinion Canyon / Red Devil.
Senior armor crewman
As a member of the unit I was able to garner Gunnery awards repeatedly in my Gunnery engagements. In 1981 I was Top Gun with 7 distinguished engagements out of 10. Two years later I maxed out at 10 distinguished engagements out of 10. Twice awarded the Army commendation medal and Army achievement medal. Expert in Tank weapons Pistol Rifle SMG Grenade NBC Driving Recovery Track mechanics Wheel vehicle mechanics Power generator operation
194th AR BDE HHC
Senior armor sgt.
Senior armor maintaining M-1 Bradley

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools




Map reading

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Aug 1981 - Mar 1989

Pistol expert

Aug 1981 - Mar 1989

Tank weapons specialist

Aug 1979 - Mar 1989

Sub machine gun operator

Dec 1978 - Mar 1989

Rifle expert

Security Clearance

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

Pima Community College

Administrative/Clinical, Medical Assistant