Military service

John Edmond Hatley

Date of Birth: July 30, 1968

Marital Status: Divorced, 2011

Civilian Education: Attended Groesbeck HS, GED, 47 Semester hours

At the University of Maryland, maintained a 3.6 GPA

Military Education:
Primarily Leadership Development Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officer Course, Advanced Noncommissioned Officer Course, Ranger School, Airborne School, Air Assault School, Bradley Master Gunner School, Bradley Fighting Vehicle Leaders Course, Senior Instructor Operator Course, Bradley Crew Evaluator, Unit Armor Course, Combat Lifesaver Course, Jungle Operations Training and German Headstart.
IET Fast Track Program, 1st Place 2ID Olympics Half-Marathon, BNCOC Honor Graduate, ANCOC Commandants List, ANCOC Henry Caro Leadership Award, Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Inductee, Recipient of the Order of St. Maurice, Combative Instructor.
Stateside Assignments:
Ft. Campbell, Kentucky; Ft. Hood, Texas
Overseas Deployments/Assignments:
Operation Desert Shield/Storm (Saudi Arabia/Iraq), Operation Joint Forge (Bosnia), Operation Joint Guardian II (Kosovo), Operation Iraqi Freedom II, Operation Iraqi Freedom (2006-2008), Panama, Korea, Germany
Duty Positions Held:
USAG Schweinfurt Housing NCOIC, First Sergeant, 1IDG-3 Training Sergeant Major, Division Master Gunner, Platoon Sergeant, Brigade Master Gunner, Section Leader, Squad Leader, Team Leader, RTO, Machine Gunner, M249 (SAW) Gunner, Armor, Rifleman
Awards and Decorations:
Bronze Star Medal (2), Meritorious Service Medal (2), Valorous Unit Award (2), Meritorious Unit Commendation, Army Commendation Medal for Valor, Army Commendation Medal (3), Army Achievement Medal (7) Ranger Tab, Combat Infantryman Badge (2), Expert Infantryman Bade, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, German Marine Schutzenschnur (Marksmanship) Badge (Gold), Army Service Ribbon, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism service Medal, Southwest Asia Service Ribbon 2/BSS, Saudi Liberation medal (Saudi Arabia), Saudi Liberation Medal (Kuwait), National Defense Service Medal (2), NCO Professional Development Ribbon (3), Korean Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal (6), Overseas Service Ribbon (5), Kosovo Service Medal, NATO Service Medal (2), Overseas Service Bars (5) (Combat Stripes), Marksmanship Badge (expert)

recent comments

  • Tony Wysinger

    Free John Hatley TW - Krum, Tx.

  • Medina

    I got to serve under him in bagdad , and he was the greatest nco i have ever met. He truly loved his soldiers. The justice system made a mistake ,and imprisoned a great man and here. All of damage inc. 2plt never forget how he took us in ,and the things he taught us.

  • Clifford Gabriel

    Sara 2 more book will be sent out to Afghanistan to SSG Parker and SFC Fernandez. Thank you for the books, the look in the Soldiers eyes when they turn the pages it brings them back to happy moments in their lives. Thank you again. SSG Gabriel

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