Baber, James, SFC

Military Police Corps (Enlisted)
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Current Service Status
USA Retired
Current/Last Rank
Sergeant First Class
Current/Last Service Branch
Military Police Corps
Current/Last Primary MOS
31B4V5-Military Police Investigator
Current/Last MOS Group
Military Police Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
2006-2010, 31B4V5, HHC, 262nd Quartermaster Battalion (AIT Cadre)
Previously Held MOS
95B40-Military Police
82C30-Field Artillery Surveyor
95B2V5-Military Police (Investigator)
95B10-Military Police
77F-Petroleum Supply Specialist
31B10-Military Police
Service Years
1984 - 2010
Foreign Language(s)
Arabic-Gulf (Iraqi)
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Cold War Certificate
Order of Saint Michael
Close Quarter Combat Training Certificate

Sergeant First Class

Eight Service Stripes

Seven Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

10th Mountain Division 16th Military Police Brigade (Airborne) 18th Military Police Brigade 1st Armored Division

1st Cavalry Division 1st Medical Brigade 212th Field Artillery Brigade 260th Military Police Brigade

3rd Corps 3rd Infantry Division 42nd Military Police Brigade 800th Military Police Brigade

82nd Airbone Division 89th Military Police Brigade 8th Military Police Brigade Berlin Brigade

Criminal Investigation Command U.S. Army Military District of Washington United States Army South US Army Retired

USAE International Security Assistance Force Joint Command USAE Multi-National Forces Iraq (MNF-I) Army Recruiter - 3 stars Army Retired-Soldier for Life

Army Military Police Army Physical Fitness Badge US Army Retired (Post-2007) French Fourragere

Basic Army Instructor Badge Military Police Brassard Army CID NATO-KFOR

 Unofficial Badges 

Airborne Military Police Sniper Artillery Shoulder Cord

Army Honorable Discharge (1984-Present) MP Shoulder Cord Jungle Expert Badge Cold War Medal

Order of Saint Michael (Bronze) Cold War Veteran Order of the Marcheusse Jungle Expert

Rappel Master

 Countries Deployed To or Visited

 Ribbon Bar

Combat Action 1st Award
Senior Parachutist (3 Combat Jumps)
Machine Gun
Military Police
Germany Jump Wings (Bronze)

 National Guard Awards

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1984, 4th Battalion, 1st Training Brigade (Fort Sill, OK), C/1
  1987, 795th Military Police Battalion (Fort McClellan, AL), C
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
212th Field Artillery Brigade262nd Quartermaster Battalion260th Military Police Brigade287th Military Police Company
372nd Military Police BattalionMilitary Police Units553rd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion89th Military Police Brigade
507th Medical Company (Air Ambulance)2nd Infantry DivisionBrooke Army Medical Center125th Forward Support Battalion
US Army Recruiting Command (USAREC)262nd Quartermaster Battalion (AIT Cadre)
  1984-1987, 82C30, 212th Field Artillery Brigade
  1984-1987, 95B40, 262nd Quartermaster Battalion
  1987-1995, 95B2V5, 260th Military Police Brigade
  1988-1989, 287th Military Police Company
  1988-1994, 95B10, 372nd Military Police Battalion
  1989-1991, 95B10, 401st Military Police Company
  1995-1997, 77F, 53rd Quartermaster Company, 553rd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion
  1995-1997, 95B10, 89th Military Police Brigade
  1997-1999, 95B2V5, 507th Medical Company (Air Ambulance)
  1999-2000, 95B10, 2nd Infantry Division
  2000-2002, 95B10, HHC, Brooke Army Medical Center
  2002-2005, 77F, 125th Forward Support Battalion
  2005-2006, 31B10, 977th Military Police Company
  2006-2006, 79R, US Army Recruiting Command (USAREC)
  2006-2010, 31B4V5, HHC, 262nd Quartermaster Battalion (AIT Cadre)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1988-1988 Operation Golden Pheasant (Honduras)
  1989-1990 Operation Just Cause (Panama)
  1990-1991 Gulf War/Defense of Saudi Arabia/Operation Desert Shield
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Liberation and Defense of Kuwait/Operation Desert Storm
  1993-1993 Operation Restore Hope (Somalia)
  1994-1994 Operation Uphold Democracy (Haiti)
  1995-1996 Operation Joint Endeavor (IFOR)
  1999-1999 Operation Joint Guardian (KFOR)
  2001-2002 Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF)
  2003-2003 OIF/Liberation of Iraq (2003)
  2003-2004 OIF/Transition of Iraq (2003-04)
  2005-2006 OIF/National Resolution (2005-07)
 Colleges Attended 
Old Dominion UniversityCentral Texas CollegeKansas State UniversityUniversity of Richmond
American Military UniversityAmerican Public University
  1989-1990, Old Dominion University
  1996-2010, Central Texas College
  2003-2004, Kansas State University
  2006-2007, University of Richmond
  2012-2014, American Military University
  2016-2018, American Public University
 Military Association Memberships
Non Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA)Association of United States Army (AUSA)Military Police Regimental Association (MPRA)Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA)
American Gulf War Veterans AssociationRetired Military Police Officers AssociationUnited Services Automobile Association (USAA)American Veterans (AMVETS)
Chapter 47Post 284Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)
  1998, Non Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2000, Association of United States Army (AUSA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2008, Military Police Regimental Association (MPRA) - Assoc. Page
  2010, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2010, American Gulf War Veterans Association
  2011, Retired Military Police Officers Association
  2011, United Services Automobile Association (USAA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2013, American Veterans (AMVETS) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2014, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 47 (Executive Director) (Petersburg, Virginia) - Chap. Page
  2014, American Legion, Post 284 (Member) (Colonial Heights, Virginia) - Chap. Page
  2014, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) - Assoc. Page
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