SGT David A. 'Cowboy' Groth
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SGT David A. 'Cowboy' Groth

Dates of Service: Sep 1976 - Sep 2000
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  • PVT Sep 76
  • PV2 Jan 78
  • PFC Dec 78
  • SPC Jun 80
  • SGT Sep 88

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'76 enlisted, '77 BCT&AIT, '79-'91 Co driver Hq. Co., Support platoon 88m, Bn. Main. light wheel vehicle mech. 19K , '95-2000 92Y assistant supply Sgt./ and armorer. Retired to IRR Sept. 2000. Machinist for 7 yrs., Ag. tech for the last 39 yrs.

Military Experiences

Sep 1998 - Sep 2000
Assistant Spply Sergeant/ Armorer
Was also company commanders driver for 11 yrs. Retired Sept. 2000.
Sep 1998 - Sep 2000
Supply Clerk/ Armorer
Take care and maintain weapons, work with supply sergeant in distributing TA50 and working with Mess Sec.
Sep 1976 - Sep 2000
Commanders driver,and various other duties.
Fuel handler in Support Platoon. Bn. Xo's driver, light wheel vehicle mechanic, Co. commanders driver, and assistant supply sergeant/armorer.
Sep 1995 - Sep 1998
Handle and inspect weapons and other sensitive equipment in vault. Assist Supply Sergeant.


(1 month)
Jul 1996
Atlanta, Ga
Pre-Olympic security, combined with Air Guard, Navy Reserves, and Marine Reserves.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Sep 1977 - Oct 1977

64C/ 88M AIT 5th Bn 4th AIT Bde(Engr)

Jul 1977 - Oct 1977

Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Nov 1994 - Jun 1995

92Y Supply training,Phase 1 & 2.


Jul 2015

Cold War Certificate, from Fort Knox

Jul 1996

Certificate of Appreciation, Centennial Olmypic Games

Jul 1996

Certificate of Appreciation, Georgia National Guard , Adjuatant General..

Security Clearance

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

Hartford Highschool, graduated June 1977

General education diploma.

Civilian Experiences

Jun 1978 - Present
General repair
Jun 1968 - Jun 1978
General employee
Machinist in training.
Dec 1973 - Jun 1974
Worked in orchard and tree packing building.
Started in Jun 1978
Light tractor repair, light set-up, fuel handling, shipping and handling, and other various duties.