Sgt Richard Martin

Sgt Richard Martin

Dates of Service: Dec 1996 - Dec 2000
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Promotions

  • Pvt Jan 97
  • PFC Mar 97
  • LCpl Sep 97
  • Cpl May 99
  • Sgt Feb 00

Recent Activity  -

Bio 

I am currently the Social Studies Supervisor for Lafayette Parish School System. I am currently raising 4 children along with my wife, Melanie. My career goals are to continue building my knowledge within my field and to become a vital member of the leadership community. I would also like to run for political office one day to push for more rights for veterans and our children.

Military Experiences

Jun 2000 - Dec 2000
Operations NCO
Operations of entire BN, placement of incoming Marines into their respective companies, management of Secret/Top Secret documents, communication b/w Group S-2 and BN S-2, Management of Training Rotations
Jun 1999 - May 2000
Orders Clerk/Adjutant NCO
Responsible for the running of the Adjutant Office in the absent of the GySgt. Responsible for prrofreading of awards, Colonel's schedule, SgtMaj's schedule, TAD Orders for BN
Sep 1998 - Jun 1999
Separations Clerk
Completed all separations paperwork for outgoing Marines and Sailors, arranged for TMO paperwork, and PT of subordinate Marines
Jan 1998 - Jul 1998
Landing Support Specialist
Detached to LS Detachment in support of MSSG-31. Conducted joint operations with the Australian Army and Thai Marines on two separate joint operations. Participated in JSOC operations to sustain combat readiness prior to going out on float.

Deployments

(6 months)
Jan 1998 - Mar 1998
MSSG-31
I was attached to the Landing Support detachment aboard LSD-42 USS Germantown. During this deployment, myself and three other Marines were attached to the ACE during a joint operation with the Australian Army. We were responsible for receiving and depolying fuel bladders from the Belleau Wood in support of the ACE to refuel rotor aircraft.
Apr 1998 - Jun 1998
MSSG-31
During this deployment, we were in charge of the Marine Arm of flight operations aboard the LHA-3 USS Belleau Wood. Our main duty was creating manifests for outgoing Marine/Navy flights in support of Operation Cobra Gold in Thailand.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Jul 1999 - Aug 1999

Additional Specialization(s)
Security Clearance
Secret

Personal Information

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