Booth, Van, SSG

Infantry (Enlisted)
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Current Service Status
USA Retired
Current/Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Current/Last Service Branch
Current/Last Primary MOS
Current/Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
2014-2016, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment
Previously Held MOS
11M-Fighting Vehicle Infantryman
Service Years
1995 - 2016
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Operation Iraqi Freedom

Staff Sergeant

Six Service Stripes

Three Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

Army Physical Fitness Badge Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Post-2007) Army Recruiter (Gold) - 3 Sapphires

Schutzenschnur Bronze 1st Armored Division 10th Mountain Division 1st Infantry Division

 Unofficial Badges 

Combat Advisor Mountain Army Honorable Discharge (1984-Present) Manchu Mile

Recruiters Ring

 Military Association Memberships
Post 42Post 2167, R. K. Locker Post
  2003, American Legion, Post 42 (Member) (Fayetteville, Tennessee) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  2016, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Post 2167, R. K. Locker Post (Member) (Fayetteville, Tennessee) - Chap. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Preparing for Army Retirement: Official Retirement Date: March 31, 2016
Other Comments:
Total Active Army Service Time: 20 Years, 22 Days.
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   2009-2013, 11B10, A Company, 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry

Staff Sergeant
From Month/Year
January / 2009
To Month/Year
March / 2013
A Company Unit Page
Staff Sergeant
Fort Riley
 A Company, 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry Details

A Company, 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry
Ground Unit
Parent Unit
1st Battalion, 28th Infantry
Created/Owned By
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Last Updated: Apr 24, 2019
Memories For This Unit

Best Friends
My dp (deep penetration) Heavy Weapons Squad from 3rd PLT, A CO (APR 2009-OCT 2010).

Best Moment
Birth of my 3rd child Bristol in MAR 2009 shortly after arriving back to FT Riley, KS


Worst Moment
Being moved from A CO to HHC and assigned to the S-3 operations shop while I was away at Fort Polk, Louisiana in January 2011.

Chain of Command
SFC Husbands (Platoon Sergeant) A CO


Other Memories
Returned back to FT Riley, KS after recruiting duty and went to a light Infantry BN and Brigade that activated in 2006. Assigned to A CO, 1-28 INF BN, 4th IBCT, 1st Infantry Division (Big Red One).

My Photos For This Unit
1st Infantry Division
31 Members Also There at Same Time
A Company

Shelton, Dustin, SPC, (2005-2009) IN 11B10 Specialist
Moosman, Cody, PFC, (2010-2012) IN 11B10 Private First Class
1st Battalion, 28th Infantry

Hansen, Robert, SFC, (1999-Present) IN 11B10 Sergeant First Class
Sheffield, Jason, CW2, (2003-Present) IN 11B10 Staff Sergeant
Edgar, Joshua, SSG, (2008-2015) IN 11B10 Sergeant
White, Christopher, SP 4, (2006-Present) IN 11B10 Specialist 4
Herrera, Jose, SPC, (2008-2014) IN 11B10 Specialist
Richardson, Joseph A, SPC, (2008-2012) IN 11B10 Specialist
Styers, Allan, SSG, (2003-Present) IN 11B10 Specialist
Johnson, Heath, PFC, (2007-2008) IN 11B10 Private First Class
Beda, James, Sgt, (2005-2009) IN 11B10 Sergeant
Kennedy, Jacob, SGT, (2008-2012) IN 11C10 Sergeant
Robinson II, Robert, LTC, (1997-Present) IN 11A Lieutenant Colonel
Carrigan, Andrew, CPT, (2002-2008) IN 11A Captain
Lambka, Todd William, 1LT, (2010-2012) IN 11A First Lieutenant
Steele, Nicholas, SGT, (2007-2017) SC 25U Specialist
Gates, Daniel, MAJ, (1992-Present) Major
Stiltz, Matthew H., SSG, (2005-2012) Sergeant
Dohrenwend, Jacob, SPC, (2008-2010) Specialist
Mullins, Christopher, SPC, (2008-2010) Specialist
C Company

Shaver, Joshua, MAJ, (1994-Present) IN 11A Captain
D Company

Sackett, James, SSG, (1994-2014) IN 11B10 Staff Sergeant
Millar, Scott, SPC, (1983-2014) IN 11B10 Specialist
Mcguire, Brandon, 1SG, (1998-Present) IN 11Z50 First Sergeant
[Name Withheld], (1997-2017) IN 11B40 Sergeant First Class
Herrera, Jose, SPC, (2008-2014) Specialist
E Company

Toolin, Michael, 1SG, (1991-2018) FA First Sergeant

Volkman, Michael, SPC, (1986-2009) IN 11B10 Specialist
Shaver, Joshua, MAJ, (1994-Present) IN 11A Captain
Snyder, Brett, SSG, (1987-2008) SC 25U Staff Sergeant
Ennis, Mike, SGT, (2007-2013) IN Sergeant
Lazaney-Rodriguez, Carlos Alberto, SSG, (1994-2014) Sergeant

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