Young, Charles, 1SG

Infantry (Enlisted)
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Current Service Status
USA Retired
Current/Last Rank
First Sergeant
Current/Last Service Branch
Current/Last Primary MOS
11Z50-Infantry Senior Sergeant
Current/Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
2008-2009, 11Z50, 95th Division (Training)
Previously Held MOS
Service Years
1985 - 2009

Special Forces
First Sergeant

Eight Service Stripes

Two Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Post-2007) Drill Sergeant Campaign Hat (Male) Drill Sergeant Badge

 Unofficial Badges 


 Military Association Memberships
Post 157
  1971, American Legion, Post 157 (Member) (Horicon, Wisconsin) [Verified] - Chap. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
My part-time job is teaching First Responder Medical training to industry and fire departments around the area. I do this through the technical college in our community.
Other Comments:
Not Specified
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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)
Special Forces
Vietnam - Jump Wings

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1968, 3rd Battalion, 1st Training Brigade (Fort Campbell, KY), C/1
  2005, Basic Training (Fort Knox, KY), B/2 (Instructor)
  2008, Basic Training (Fort Benning, GA), 1 (Instructor)
 Unit Assignments
Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne SchoolSpecial Forces Training Group Airborne (SFTG Abn)10th Special Forces Group (Airborne)5th Special Forces Group (A)
76th Infantry BrigadeArmy Reserve3rd Battalion, 334th Regiment100th Division (Institutional Training)
98th Division (Training)95th Division (Training)
  1968-1968, 11B10, Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
  1968-1969, 11B10, Special Forces Training Group Airborne (SFTG Abn)
  1969-1970, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne)
  1970-1971, 11B10, 5th Special Forces Group (A)
  1991-1993, 11B10, 76th Infantry Brigade
  1993-1998, 11B10, A Company, 3rd Battalion, 334th Basic Combat Training
  1998-2000, 11B10, C Company, 3rd Battalion, 334th Basic Combat Training
  2000-2004, 11Z50, HHC, 3rd Battalion, 334th Regiment
  2004-2005, 11Z50, 100th Division (Institutional Training)
  2006-2008, 11Z50, 98th Division (Training)
  2008-2009, 11Z50, 95th Division (Training)
 Reflections on Service
Please describe who or what influenced your decision to join the Army.
Whether you were in the service for several years or as a career, please describe the direction or path you took. What was your reason for leaving?
If you participated in any military operations, including combat, humanitarian and peacekeeping operations, please describe those which made a lasting impact on you and, if life-changing, in what way?
In what ways has serving in the military influenced the way you have approached your life and your career? What do you miss most about your time in the service?
 Colleges Attended 
University of Wisconsin-WhitewaterCarthage CollegeUniversity of Wisconsin-MilwaukeeMarquette University
University of Wisconsin-MilwaukeeUniversity of Wisconsin-Platteville
  1967-1967, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
  1971-1974, Carthage College
  1975-1975, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  1975-1976, Marquette University
  1991-1991, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  2002-2004, Marian College
  2012-Present, University of Wisconsin-Platteville
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