SF, CA and PSYOP Regiments Seek Nominations for Distinguished Members of the Special Operations Regiments

The Commanding General of the U.S. Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School is seeking nominations for current or former Soldiers for induction as distinguished members of the Civil Affairs, Psychological Operations or Special Forces regiments.

Nominees may be active, retired or former officers, warrant officers or enlisted Soldiers who are graduates from the Civil Affairs, Military Information Support or Special Forces qualification courses (or been awarded the Special Forces tab - SF Regiment only) and have served in their respective regiment. Nonminations can be submitted forDepartment of the Army civilians with significant affiliation with his or her respective regiment. Nominees must have made significant contributions to the success of their regiment on the battlefield and/or to the training and qualification of new members of the regiment. Following retirement or discharge, nominees must have continued to make contributions to the regiment or the local community. Also, cContinued service to the regiment after separation from the military, either through formal or informal activities, is particularly important as a criterion for selection. Nominations can be made posthumously.

Nominations must include:

· A letter of recommendation that includes name, address, phone number and, if possible, e-mail address for the person being nominated. Posthumous nominations should provide contact information for the next of kin.

· A single-spaced formal Army bio of no more than two pages covering career highlights, which includes assignments and accomplishments in chronological order, as well as awards and decorations earned.

· A good-quality, 8-by-10-inch photo (preferably head and shoulders). Original photos will be returned.

Submit nominations:

By e-mail to rayd@soc.mil, or by mail, addressed to:
Commanding General, USAJFKSWCS
Attn: AOJK-SGS
3004 Ardennes St., Stop A
Fort Bragg, NC 28310-9610

About

The Regimenal Honors, Awards and Affiliation Program is intended to recognize those who have contributed to the welfare of the Civil Affairs, Special Forces and Psychological Operations regiments, active or reserve component, as Department of the Army civilians, or in a private capacity. The program futher serves as a link between members of the regiments currently serving and those who have separated from service, but continue to advance the interests of their respective regiments. These recognized individuals serve as role models, advocates and public examples to all members of the regiments. Through their sterling example, they enhance unit morale, cohesion and esprit, and promote the war-fighting ethos, unwavering sense of pride and selfless service of today's Soldiers.