Densford, Daryl, MAJ
Chaplain (Officer)
 
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Current Service Status
USA Active
Current/Last Rank
Major
Current/Last Service Branch
Chaplain-Christian
Current/Last Primary MOS
56A-Command and Unit Chaplain
Current/Last MOS Group
Chaplain (Officer)
Current/Last Unit
2016-Present, 56A, USAG Fort Leonard Wood
Previously Held MOS
71M-Chaplain Assistant
Service Years
2004 - Present
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Operation Enduring Freedom
Cold War Certificate

Chaplain-Christian

Major



Four Overseas Service Bars


 Official Badges 

160th Signal Brigade 12th Combat Aviation Brigade 34th Infantry Division


 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal


 Military Association Memberships
Military Chaplains AssociationOfficers' Christian FellowshipIraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA)European Commandery
U.S. Army Chaplain Corps Regimental AssociationGovernment Vacation Rewards
  2003, Military Chaplains Association - Assoc. Page
  2003, Officers' Christian Fellowship [Verified]
  2008, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2010, Military Order of Foreign Wars (MOFW), European Commandery [Verified]
  2010, U.S. Army Chaplain Corps Regimental Association
  2016, Government Vacation Rewards [Verified] - Assoc. Page


 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
I have been at the U.S. Army Military Police School as the Ethics Instructor since May 2013 and am loving it!
   
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Chaplain Densford first entered the Army in 1988 as an enlisted Chaplain Assistant and served in the 4th Battalion, 5th Field Artillery, 1st Infantry Division at Fort Riley, Kansas. He returned to the Army as a Chaplain in January 2004 and has served as the Battalion Chaplain for 5th Squadron, 15th Cavalry Regiment, Fort Knox, Kentucky; 25th Signal Battalion, Camp Asalayah, Qatar; 3-159 Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, Illesheim, Germany and 2nd Battalion, 10th Infantry Regiment, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. Chaplain Densford also served as the Brigade Chaplain for the 1st Engineer Brigade, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri and is currently the MP Regimental Chaplain and Ethics Instructor at the U.S. Army Military Police School at Fort Leonard Wood. His deployments include a 13 month tour in Iraq with 3-159 ARB and a 12 month tour in Qatar and Afghanistan with 25th Signal BN.
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Chaplain Densford entered the Army as a Chaplain after about 15 years of civilian ministry in Ohio, Colorado and Upstate New York. He is endorsed by the Church of the Nazarene where he has served the majority of his ministry, though he has also ministered in various capacities in Wesleyan, Baptist (BGC), Lutheran (LCMS) and United Church of Christ (UCC) churches.
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Chaplain Densford earned an Associate of Christian Education (ACE) and Bachelor of Biblical Studies (BBS) from Nazarene Bible College in Colorado Springs, Colorado (1995), a Master of Arts in Theological Studies (MATS) from Northeastern Seminary in Rochester, New York (2003) and a Master of Arts in Christian Ministry (MACM) from Assemblies of God Theological Seminary in Springfield, MO (2013). In May 2014 he will graduate with a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) from Northeastern Seminary.
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His military education includes enlisted Basic Combat Training at Fort Dix, New Jersey (1988); the Chaplain Assistant Course at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey (1988); the Chaplain Officer Basic and Chaplain Captain Career Courses (2004 & 2010) at Fort Jackson, South Carolina; and the Cultural Awareness Training Course (Middle East Region) (2005).
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Chaplain Densford’s awards and decorations include: the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal (2 OLC), Army Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal (2 Campaign Stars), Iraq Campaign Medal (2 Campaign Stars), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (3 Device), NATO Medal (Afghanistan), and the Cold War Service Certificate.
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Chaplain Densford is married to the former Holly Lorraine Parr who together have five children: Jacob, Hannah, Jonathan, Julia and Heidi.

   
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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1988, Fort Dix, NJ (Basic Training), 11
  1988, Fort Monmouth, NJ (Signal Corps Basic Training), C/2
  2004, Fort Jackson, SC (Chaplain Basic Officer Leadership Course), B/1
 Unit Assignments
Chaplains Center and School, Fort Monmouth4th Battalion, 5th Field Artillery Regiment5th Squadron, 15th Cavalry Regiment25th Signal Battalion
3rd Attack Reconnaissance Battalion (ARB), 159th Aviation RegimentMulti-National Force Iraq MNF-I/Task Force QuickstrikeChaplain Center and School2nd Battalion, 10th Infantry Regiment
1st Engineer BrigadeBrigade Support Battalion/US Army Student Detachment (USASD)US Army Military Police School (USAMPS)501st Military Intelligence Brigade
USAG Fort Leonard Wood
  1988-1988, 71M, Chaplains Center and School, Fort Monmouth/(56M) Chaplain Assistant Course AIT
  1988-1988, 71M, 4th Battalion, 5th Field Artillery Regiment
  2004-2006, 56A, 5th Squadron, 15th Cavalry Regiment
  2006-2007, 56A, 25th Signal Battalion
  2007-2010, 56A, 3rd Attack Reconnaissance Battalion (ARB), 159th Aviation Regiment
  2008-2009, 56A, Multi-National Force Iraq MNF-I/Task Force Quickstrike
  2010-2010, 56A, Chaplain Center and School/Chaplain Captain Career Course, Fort Jackson
  2011-2011, 56A, 2nd Battalion, 10th Infantry Regiment
  2012-2012, 56A, 1st Engineer Brigade
  2012-2013, 56A, Brigade Support Battalion/US Army Student Detachment (USASD)
  2013-Present, 56A, US Army Military Police School (USAMPS)
  2015-2016, 56A, 501st Military Intelligence Brigade
  2016-Present, 56A, USAG Fort Leonard Wood
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1989 Training Exercise
  2001-2020 Global War On Terror
  2006-2006 OEF - Afghanistan/Consolidation I (2001-06)2
  2007-2007 OEF - Afghanistan/Consolidation II (2006-09)2
  2007-2009 Camp Banzai Kadhimiya district, Iraq2
  2008-2008 COB Basra, Iraq
  2009-2009 Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)/Iraqi Sovereignty (2009-10)
  2009-2010 OEF - Afghanistan/Consolidation III (2009-11)
 Colleges Attended 
God's Bible School and CollegeKansas State UniversityNazarene Bible College
  1984-1985, God's Bible School and College
  1988-1988, Kansas State University
  1992-1995, Nazarene Bible College
  2001-2003, Northeastern Seminary
  2012-2013, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary
  2013-2014, Northeastern Seminary
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