March 2011 Combat Awards

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Note: The award records in the Marine Corps' Award Processing System (APS) and Improved Awards processing System (iAPS) were used to populate this list, which reflects personal combat awards from the start of GWOT presented to Marines and Sailors serving with USMC forces only. This list may not reflect certain personal combat awards processed outside of either system and/or approved by another branch of Service. Any questions on the content of the list should be submitted in writing to the Personal Awards Section (MMMA-2) at: Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps, Manpower Management Division, MMMA-2, 3280 Russell Road, Quantico
VA 22134.

Navy Cross

Blonder, Brian M GySgt Recon Co I, MEF
  Fabayo, Ademola D 1stLt RCAC 3-7
  Rodriguezchavez, Juan J SSgt RCAC 3-7
 

Silver Star

Ceniceros, Irvin M Sgt 2d Mar Spec OpsBn MarForSOC
  Owen, Byron J. Capt Force Recon Co, I MEF
  Rodriguez, Amilcar I LCpl 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Simmons, Franklin M. Cpl Force Recon Co, I MEF
  Walker, Eric B Capt Force Recon Plt, 2/7
 

Bronze Star
With Combat "V"

Anklam III, Charles E GySgt Hqtrs MarFor CentCom
  Asay, Dennis J Capt 3/6 2d MarDiv
  Begley, J. C. LtCol 2d Mar Regt 2d MarDiv
  Black, Troy E Sgt 2/6 2d MarDiv
  Dean, Garrett E. SSgt Force Recon Co I, MEF
  Emrick, Jordan B PO3 3/1 1st MarDiv
  Fields, Joshua E SgtMaj 3/7 1st MarDiv
  Frazier, Gil C LtCol 7th Mar Regt 1st MarDiv
  Garza, Christopher LCpl 3/7 1st MarDiv
  Hefty, William A Capt 3/1 1st MarDiv
  Holm, Zachary G Sgt Force Recon Co I, MEF
  Lenzi, Mark A Capt 2/7 1st MarDiv
  Madrid, Richard R Capt 2/6 2d MarDiv
  Manning, Michael A SSgt 2/6 2d MarDiv
  McDonald, Travis C LCpl 2/9 2d MarDiv
  McGirr, Matthew J Cpl 2/6 2d MarDiv
  Miller, Chad L 1stSgt 3/7 1st MarDiv
  Norman, Steven A SSgt 1st MLG (Forward)
  Powell, Richard J Sgt Force Recon Co I, MEF
  Rice, Curtis A 1stLt CO G, 2/7
  Rollins, William W Sgt 2/7 1st MarDiv
  Rowe, Patrick S SSgt Force Recon Plt, 2/7
  Smith, Michael R SSgt Force Recon Plt, 2/7
  Turner, Brandon H Capt FAC, 2/7
  Valadez, Guillermo Cpl RCAC 3-7
  Warren, Robert W SSgt RCAC 3-7
  Watson, Benjamin T GySgt RCAC 3-7
  Williams, Kevin A 1stSgt RCAC 3-7
  Woods, Michael P Maj RCAC 3-7
 

Bronze Star

Altieri, Dan N CWO2 2d Mar Spec Ops Bn MarForSOC
  Bain, James H MCPO I MEF (Forward)
  Carroll III, James C Maj 5th ANGLICO MHG III MEF
  Cece, Andrew T Maj 1/3 3d MarDiv
  Clingan, Mark H Maj 2d Mar Regt 2d MarDiv
  Custis, Jon A Capt 3/7 1st MarDiv
  Dunne, Justin S Maj 3/1 1st MarDiv
  Eibert, Daniel T MGySgt 3/3 3d MarDiv
  Glasgow, Douglas V Maj 2/6 2d MarDiv
  Kaifesh, Lawrence J SgtMaj 1st LAR Bn 1st MarDiv
  Mayne, Michael L MGySgt 3/7 1st MarDiv
  Miller, Matthew S SgtMaj 1st Intel Bn I MEF
  Nielsen, Derek C LtCol 3d MAW (Forward)
  Pacheco Jr, Steven A LtCol Hqtrs MarFor CentCom
  Pecina, Thomas A Capt 2/6 2d MarDiv
  Pitchford, Richard H Maj 1st LAR Bn 1st MarDiv
  Polanco, Fausto LtCol I MHG (Forward)
  Sawyer, Troy L Maj 1st LAR Bn 1st MarDiv
  Schaefer, Douglas B SgtMaj 3/25 4th MarDiv
  Shaw Jr, Dallas E LtCol 1st MLG (Forward)
  Siaw, Peter A GySgt 1st Recon Bn 1st MarDiv
  Stahl, James M MGySgt 1st Recon Bn 1st MarDiv
  Swanson, Benjamin A SgtMaj 3/3 3d MarDiv
  Trenchard, Terence D LtCol 3d MAW (Forward)
  Wolfenbarger, Craig A SgtMaj 2/9 2d MarDiv
  Wolford, Brian N LtCol 3d MAW (Forward)
  Yagel, Douglas W LtCol 1st MarDiv (Forward)
  Yarolem, Brian R LtCol 1st MarDiv (Forward)
  Zuniga Jr, Orlando Maj 2/9 2d MarDiv
 

Navy and Marine Corps
Commendation
With Combat "V"

Artuso, Ryan J Capt 2d Mar Spec Ops Bn MarForSOC
  Bailey, Tase E Sgt 2d Mar Spec Ops Bn MarForSOC
  Baker, Nathaniel R SSgt 2d Mar Spec Ops Bn MarForSOC
  Beech, Michael E 1stLt 1st CEB 1st MarDiv
  Benson, Jeffrey A Cpl 4th LAR Bn 4th MarDiv
  Billmair, Julian E Sgt 3/7 1st MarDiv
  Cagney, Fergal N GySgt 3/1 1st MarDiv
  Cartagena, Carlos M Cpl 2d Mar Spec Ops Bn MarForSOC
  Drake, Jordan R GySgt 2d Mar Regt 2d MarDiv
  Elbrecht Jr, Gary L SSgt 2d Mar Spec Ops Bn MarForSOC
  Everett, David G 1stLt 2/9 2d MarDiv
  Geraghty, Brian P GySgt 2d Mar Spec Ops Bn MarForSOC
  Luna, Oscar S SSgt I MHG (Forward)
  Martin, Joseph M. GySgt 2d Mar Spec Ops Bn MarForSOC
  Matzelle, Chad R Sgt 2d Mar Spec Ops Bn MarForSOC
  Mejia, Luis A 1stLt 2/9 2d MarDiv
  Nunez, Jerry GySgt Force Recon Co, I MEF
  Petrie, Scott G SSgt 2/9 2d MarDiv
  Pizzuli, Patrick D Sgt 2/9 2d MarDiv
  Quinn, Jason M SSgt 2d Mar Spec Ops Bn MarForSOC
  Romriell, Cody T LCpl 1/8 2d MarDiv
  Rumple, Nicholas D. Sgt Force Recon Co, I MEF
  Salisbury, Brian D Sgt 1st CEB 1st MarDiv
  Scott, Jared A Sgt 1st CEB 1st MarDiv
  Small, Randall M GySgt Force Recon Plt, 2/7
  Stephens, Joshua M Sgt Force Recon Plt, 2/7
  Tetzel, Mark H Sgt Force Recon Plt, 2/7
  Whicker, Andrew D PO1 Force Recon Plt, 2/7
  White, Jason S. Sgt Force Recon Co, I MEF
 

Navy and Marine Corps
Achievement
With Combat "V"

Alley, Travis W LCpl 2/3 3d MarDiv
  Alvarez, Porfirio A Sgt 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Banks, Michael T SN 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Barbiera, Adrian LCpl 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Benedict, Daniel R LCpl 1/3 3d MarDiv
  Bravoderueda, Mauricio Sgt 3/1 1st MarDiv
  Breiter, Austin L Cpl 3/1 1st MarDiv
  Brennan, Thomas J LCpl 1/8 2d MarDiv
  Brown, Paul M Sgt 1/8 2d MarDiv
  Brunner Jr, Lewis A LCpl 1/8 2d MarDiv
  Castillo, David B Cpl 1st CEB 1st MarDiv
  Dafflitto, Anthony M Sgt 1st CEB 1st MarDiv
  Ehret, Brandon T Cpl 1st CEB 1st MarDiv
  Hamett Jr, Mark E Sgt 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Harrison, Acton W Sgt 1/8 2d MarDiv
  Hess, Darin S GySgt 3/7 1st MarDiv
  Johnson, Jeffrey W Cpl 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Lowczys, Jonathan M Sgt 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Magana, Victor J Cpl 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Marin, Jonathan Sgt 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Marohn, Jonathan G LCpl 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Miller, Jesse D PO3 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Nowak, Erik E SA 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Owen, Matthew T Cpl 1st CEB 1st MarDiv
  Perez, James M PO3 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Pollard, Justin G Sgt 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Rausch, Leonard P LCpl 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Rhoades, Ryan J Sgt 3/9 2d MarDiv
  Robinson, Joshua R LCpl 1st CEB 1st MarDiv
  Rose, Eric C Cpl 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Sanchez, Robert P Sgt 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Stoural, Paul J LCpl 1st CEB 1st MarDiv
  Varney, Jordan M LCpl 1st CEB 1st MarDiv
  Wattle, Jason T Cpl 3/5 1st MarDiv
  Woidt, Christopher G Cpl 1st CEB 1st MarDiv
  Yard, Curtis M Sgt 1st CEB 1st MarDiv