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1st Lt. C. Henderson

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  1. Hello, thank you for submitting an application with the 101st Airborne Division. We are glad to notify you that you've been accepted! Please make sure to check the Training Platoon channel in Discord for more information.
  2. Hello, thank you for submitting an application with the 101st Airborne Division. We are currently reviewing your application, please wait for a recruiter to contact you within the next 24 hours. Please join our discord if you have not already.
  3. PROMOTIONS & AWARD CEREMONY - APRIL 25TH The Secretary of the Army has reposed special trust and confidence in the patriotism, valor, fidelity and professional excellence of the following Soldiers. In view of these qualities and their dedicated service to the 101st Airborne Division they are, therefore, promoted to the rank shown. S-4 Logistics will update all requisite paperwork within 48 hours of the effective date of promotion. Soldiers must update their name on TeamSpeak 3, and Discord within one week of the effective date of promotion. These promotions are approved by command and authority for promotion may be found in Unit Regulations. Notes for April: Second Lieutenant Jacob Lengfelder retires. Sergeant Lauri Torni returns from retirement. Second Lieutenant Aleister Crowley transfers to ground forces. Private Albert Sebastian transfers to aviation forces. The following soldiers were promoted to: 6TH GRADE - PRIVATE FIRST CLASS Private Brandon Morris promoted to Private First Class Private James Patterson promoted to Private First Class Private Ivan Bronson promoted to Private First Class 5TH GRADE - TECHNICIAN FIFTH GRADE Private First Class Maddox Mast promoted to Technician Fifth Grade Private First Class Berry Ryan promoted to Technician Fifth Grade Private First Class John Collins promoted to Technician Fifth Grade 5TH GRADE - CORPORAL Technician Fifth Grade Stephen Berry promoted to Corporal 4TH GRADE - SERGEANT Corporal Andrew Frost promoted to Sergeant Corporal Jacob Briel promoted to Sergeant 3RD GRADE - STAFF SERGEANT Sergeant Jacob Carnegie promoted to Staff Sergeant 1ST GRADE - FLIGHT OFFICER Sergeant Lauri Torni promoted to Flight Officer Aviation Cadet William Robertsin promoted to Flight Officer 1ST GRADE - SECOND LIEUTENANT Aviation Cadet Albert Sebastian promoted to Second Lieutenant The following soldiers were awarded: Bronze Star with V Device Technician Fifth Grade Hadrian Ramirez Army Commendation Medal with V Device Private First Class Berry Ryan Technician Fifth Grade Tom Kazansky Good Conduct Medal, Third Award First Lieutenant Charles Henderson Technician Fourth Grade Eugene Dusty Staff Sergeant Thomas Huot Technical Sergeant James Randazzo Good Conduct Medal, First Award Corporal Andrew Frost Technician Fifth Grade Tom Kazansky Sergeant Jack Carnegie Technician Fourth Grade Aleister Crowley Private First Class Brody Brooks
  4. Background Information Less than 24 hours ago, fascist government forces, fearing a loss in the upcoming state election, and backed by a cabal of high ranking military officials within the Micro-State of Malden, partook in a partially successful coup, seizing control of the capital city of the Island Nation, and digging in in an attempt to wear out the resolve of the free democratic government forces, enticing them to accept the will of the fascist candidates, and relinquish all remaining power and forces unto them. In order to put a swift end to this fiasco, the remaining elements of the free democratic Malden government have requested aid from NATO in the form of a military intervention, led by the United States. The purpose of Operation Wallflower is for United States armed forces units of the newly formed Rapid Deployment Joint Task Force to partake in the retaking of the city of La Trinité, to drive out pro fascist forces around and within the city, & return it back into the hands of the free democratic government, resulting in a swift conclusion to an otherwise possibly lengthy and bloody civil-war-like affair. Additional Mods You will be required to use the 101st Airborne Cold-War Modset + the Custom Rapid Deployment Force. This mods are only to be distributed by Command Staff to individuals who are interested in joining in for the operation. Additional Information Since we're going to be operating in the 1970s as the 101st, a few things will change. We will be focused on air-assault operations, pilots will be utilizing helicopters and infantry will be deploying from them: as well as our ORBAT changes. ORBAT Platoon Headquarters Platoon Leader: 1st Lt. C. Henderson - M16A1 & M1911 Platoon Sergeant: TBD - M16A1 & M1911 Platoon Radio Telephone-Operator: TBD - M16A1 Platoon Marksman: TBD - M21 SWS Combat Medic: Pfc. J. Collins - M16A1 Machine Gunner: TBD - M60 GMPG & M1911 Assistant Machine Gunner: TBD - M16A1 Ammo Bearer: TBD - M16A1 First Squad Squad Leader: S/Sgt. T. Huot - M16A1 & M1911 Fire Team Alpha Fire Team Leader: Sgt. T. Miller - M16A1 Grenadier: TBD - M16A1 w/ M203 Rifleman (LAT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M72A3 LAW Rifleman (LAT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M72A3 LAW Rifleman (LAT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M72A3 LAW Fire Team Bravo Fire Team Leader: TBD - M16A1 Grenadier: TBD - M16A1 w/ M203 Rifleman (LAT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M72A3 LAW Rifleman (LAT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M72A3 LAW Rifleman (AT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M47 Dragon Second Squad Squad Leader: TBD - M16A1 & M1911 Fire Team Alpha Fire Team Leader: TBD - M16A1 Grenadier: TBD - M16A1 w/ M203 Rifleman (LAT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M72A3 LAW Rifleman (LAT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M72A3 LAW Rifleman (AT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M72A3 LAW Fire Team Bravo Fire Team Leader: TBD - M16A1 Grenadier: TBD - M16A1 w/ M203 Rifleman (LAT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M72A3 LAW Rifleman (LAT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M72A3 LAW Rifleman (AT): TBD - M16A1 w/ M47 Dragon
  5. Background Information Operation Husky was one of the first stepping stones in the beginning of the final conflict in World War II: the first jump into Europe. The British and the American task force dropped and navally invaded jointly in 1943 to capture the island for a further step into the soft underbelly of Europe: Italy. The 82nd Airborne Division, the unit we will be portraying: dropped behind enemy lines and disabled coastal forts and guns that would have hampered the landing, and assisted in capturing multiple strategic locations such as the towns and supply chains a long the coast. Additional Mods You will NOT need any additional mods for this event. Additional Information Please contact your Squad Leader about the equipment, submachine gunners will carry the M1928 Thompson and mainly utilize the M1 Garand for Rifleman: but for the most part, 1942AB gear will be utilized.
  6. Background Information Operation Husky was one of the first stepping stones in the beginning of the final conflict in World War II: the first jump into Europe. The British and the American task force dropped and navally invaded jointly in 1943 to capture the island for a further step into the soft underbelly of Europe: Italy. The 82nd Airborne Division, the unit we will be portraying: dropped behind enemy lines and disabled coastal forts and guns that would have hampered the landing, and assisted in capturing multiple strategic locations such as the towns and supply chains a long the coast. Additional Mods You will NOT need any additional mods for this event. Additional Information Please contact your Squad Leader about the equipment, submachine gunners will carry the M1928 Thompson and mainly utilize the M1 Garand for Rifleman: but for the most part, 1942AB gear will be utilized.
  7. This seems like a pretty neat idea. You should put name tapes over their heads so people can pick themselves out!
  8. PROMOTIONS & AWARD CEREMONY - MARCH 28th The Secretary of the Army has reposed special trust and confidence in the patriotism, valor, fidelity and professional excellence of the following Soldiers. In view of these qualities and their dedicated service to the 101st Airborne Division they are, therefore, promoted to the rank shown. S-4 Logistics will update all requisite paperwork within 48 hours of the effective date of promotion. Soldiers must update their name on TeamSpeak 3, and Discord within one week of the effective date of promotion. These promotions are approved by command and authority for promotion may be found in Unit Regulations. Notes for March: Sergeant Lauri Torni retires. Corporal Andrew Frost is appointed Squad Leader of Second Squad. Technician Fourth Grade Eugene Dusty returns from Retirement. The following soldiers were promoted to: 6TH GRADE - PRIVATE FIRST CLASS Private Jamie Lockard promoted to Private First Class Private Shane Kovic promoted to Private First Class 5TH GRADE - TECHNICIAN FIFTH GRADE Private First Class Stephen Berry promoted to Technician Fifth Grade Private First Class Nathan Watkins promoted to Technician Fifth Grade Private First Class Tom Kazansky promoted to Technician Fifth Grade 4TH GRADE - SERGEANT Corporal Thomas Miller promoted to Sergeant 3RD GRADE - STAFF SERGEANT Sergeant Thomas Huot promoted to Staff Sergeant The following soldiers were awarded: Soldier Medal Corporal Thomas Miller Air Medal Second Lieutenant Aleister Crowley Purple Heart Sergeant Thomas Huot Corporal Thomas Miller Army Commendation Medal, Second Award Private First Class Stephen Berry Army Commendation Medal with V Device Corporal Jacob Briel Private First Class Shane Kovic Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal with V Device Private First Class Stephen Berry Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal Private First Class White Wolf Master Parachutist Badge Sergeant Jack Carnegie Good Conduct Medal, Second Award Second Lieutenant Jacob Lengfelder Technical Sergeant James Randazzo Sergeant Thomas Huot Corporal Thomas Miller Technician Fifth Grade Erwin Rommel Technician Fifth Grade John Smith Good Conduct Medal, First Award Technician Fifth Grade Hadrian Ramirez Private First Class John Mast Private First Class Nathan Watkins Private First Class Stephen Berry Corporal Jacob Briel
  9. Quarter One - March, 2020 Corporal Thomas Miller Corporal Thomas Miller joined the 101st Airborne Division Realism Unit on August 2nd, 2020 where he was first assigned as a Rifleman in First Squad, First Platoon, How Company quickly upon graduation of his Initial Training Courses. Since then, Corporal Thomas Miller has accelerated his growth in Staff Shops and in Combat Positions by taking up vital parts of the unit: such as Imagery, Uniforms and Infantry Leadership. Throughout his time here he has shown a very strong passion for the community through vigor and dedication to his craft. He shows these while leading a team to setting the example in S-4 Staff. Having earned himself multiple Army Commendation Medal with Valor in combat, having graduated skilled schools in Leadership: as well as assisting in training for his Staff Shop, and improving the quality of our propaganda tenfold. In view of these qualities, his demonstrated leadership potential, and dedicated service, Corporal Thomas Miller has been award the Soldiers Medal and selected as this Soldier of the Quarter. Why did you join the 101st Airborne Division? Due to the excess amount of time I had to spare, and a friend of mine: James Randazzo was in the unit. Any favorite/funny/memorable moment throughout our whole time in the unit? The time when the unit was still growing to what it is today. I was situated on a Church Tower with a German Sniper Rifle, BAR, Garand and an MG. I switched between guns to take out targets from different ranges; my whole squad was dead and was en-route after a re-spawn and I managed to hold it for seven straight minutes. Under heavy suppression, I managed to live and survive the operation without injury. My actions on that day kept us from losing our objective which would have caused a major issue in the mission. Any advice to give to your fellow Paratroopers? Never get too comfortable with something in life. Always be on the move and explore new things. What value is the most important to you and why? Respect, even if your men no longer respect you. No matter how hard you hide that fact from yourself you are no longer a leader. What motivates you? Just knowing what I do my part to bring entertainment and enjoyment to our unit members. Any valuable lessons you have learned while being in the unit? Sometimes you need to pick and choose what you are going to fight. Not everything is worth fighting for. Sometimes you need to take a step back and re-assess yourself and accept failure.
  10. Background Information Operation Torch was the first airborne and naval invasion conducted by the United States of America with the United Kingdom in a joint effort to retake French North Africa, and spearhead Libya. French Forces of the colonies have aligned themselves with Vichy France, a shattered French government being the puppet of the German Reich. General Dwight D. Eisenhower organized three amphibious task forces and one airlanding force to land in French Morroco and French Algiers. The unit we will be playing as, the 82nd Airborne, 509th Parachute Infantry Regiment was tasked to land in Oran and capture two strategic airstrips. Additional Mods You will need the Anizay map for this event, and the regular modpack. Additional Information Please make sure to contact your squad leader on any extra equipment you may able to bring/switch out. Due to the late-war nature of the drop, M1919A6s and M1A1 Bazookas will be in abundance.
  11. Background Information Operation Torch was the first airborne and naval invasion conducted by the United States of America with the United Kingdom in a joint effort to retake French North Africa, and spearhead Libya. French Forces of the colonies have aligned themselves with Vichy France, a shattered French government being the puppet of the German Reich. General Dwight D. Eisenhower organized three amphibious task forces and one airlanding force to land in French Morroco and French Algiers. The unit we will be playing as, the 82nd Airborne, 509th Parachute Infantry Regiment was tasked to land in Oran and capture two strategic airstrips. Additional Mods You will need the Anizay map for this event, and the regular modpack. Additional Information Please make sure to contact your squad leader on any extra equipment you may able to bring/switch out. Due to the late-war nature of the drop, M1919A6s and M1A1 Bazookas will be in abundance.
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