Malnes, Brian, SGT

Armor (Enlisted)
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Current Service Status
USA Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Service Branch
Current/Last Primary MOS
19E-M48-M60 Armor Crewman
Current/Last MOS Group
Armor (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1988-1990, 19E, 1st Battalion, 803rd Armor Regiment, 96th Troop Command
Service Years
1985 - 1990
Foreign Language(s)
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate
Order of the Spur


One Service Stripe

Two Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

Army Physical Fitness Badge Belgian Fourragere Imjin Scouts 2nd Infantry Division

 Unofficial Badges 

Army Honorable Discharge (1984-Present) Noble Patron of Armor Manchu Mile Cold War Medal

Order of The Spur Cold War Veteran

 Military Association Memberships
Post 1709, San Francisco Peaks Post
  2011, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Post 1709, San Francisco Peaks Post (Member) (Flagstaff, Arizona) [Verified] - Chap. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
I am currently finishing my PhD in English and am attempting to rejoin the Army.
Other Comments:
Not Specified
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 Ribbon Bar

Air Assault Badge
Korea - Jump Wings

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1985, 3rd Battalion, 1st Training Brigade (Fort Knox, KY), B/2 (Instructor)
 Unit Assignments
2nd Infantry Division4th Squadron, 7th Cavalry RegimentArmy Garrison Fort Carson, CO81st Armored Brigade Combat Team
ARNG, Washington
  1985-1985, 19E, 2nd Infantry Division
  1985-1986, 4th Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment
  1985-1986, 4th Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment
  1985-1986, 19E, 2nd Infantry Division
  1986-1986, Army Garrison Fort Carson, CO
  1986-1987, 19E, Army Garrison Fort Carson, CO
  1986-1988, 19E, Army Garrison Fort Carson, CO
  1987-1988, 19E, Army Garrison Fort Carson, CO
  1988-1990, 19E, 81st Armored Brigade Combat Team
  1988-1990, 19E, 81st Armored Brigade Combat Team
  1988-1990, 19E, 1st Battalion, 803rd Armor Regiment, 96th Troop Command
 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?
Of all your duty stations or assignments, which one do you have fondest memories of and why? Which was your least favorite?
From your entire military service, describe any memories you still reflect back on to this day.
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or other memorabilia, which one is the most meaningful to you and why?
Which individual(s) from your time in the military stand out as having the most positive impact on you and why?
Can you recount a particular incident from your service, which may or may not have been funny at the time, but still makes you laugh?
What profession did you follow after your military service and what are you doing now? If you are currently serving, what is your present occupational specialty?
What military associations are you a member of, if any? What specific benefits do you derive from your memberships?
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?
Based on your own experiences, what advice would you give to those who have recently joined the Army?
In what ways has helped you remember your military service and the friends you served with.
 Colleges Attended 
Pacific Lutheran UniversityUniversity of Maryland - Far EastUniversity of ColoradoNorthern Arizona University
University of Louisiana at LafayetteAshworth College
  1984-1985, Pacific Lutheran University1
  1985-1986, University of Maryland - Far East
  2005-2006, Arapahoe Community College
  2006-2008, University of Colorado
  2008-2010, Northern Arizona University
  2012-Present, University of Louisiana at Lafayette1
  2012-Present, Ashworth College
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