May 28, 2024

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    Military and Professional Bearing

    • Demonstrated exceptional bearing and appearance, consistently embodying a well-disciplined soldier.
    • Set a remarkable example for subordinates and peers, showcasing outstanding professionalism.
    • Maintained an immaculate uniform and appearance at all times, providing an exceptional example for fellow soldiers.
    • Projected self-confidence and authority, serving as an exceptional role model in terms of physical fitness and proper wear of the uniform.
    • Developed comprehensive procedures for handling Distinguished Visitors, which were adopted as the unit standard, ensuring the preservation of heritage and tradition.
    • Consistently displayed military bearing and professionalism, even in high-stress situations.
    • Competently represented the Help Desk, remaining calm, composed, and collected under stressful conditions.
    • Embraced a level of military bearing and professionalism required for engagements within a Corps-level headquarters.
    • Exemplified adherence to standards through appearance, demeanor, and actions, fostering a culture of organizational professionalism.
    • Took pride in being a Soldier and earned the respect of peers and subordinates.
    • Represented the detachment in a professional manner, ensuring the phone was never unattended and always answered within three rings.
    • Volunteered to maintain the building exterior, grounds, and parking lot, resulting in the best appearance in years. Weekly efforts were praised by the Command Sergeant Major (CSM).
    • Inspired self-improvement in subordinates through a sterling personal example.
    • Demonstrated loyalty to superiors, peers, and the unit on a daily basis, with an enthusiastic work ethic that inspired peers to follow suit.


    • Motivated Soldiers at all levels to excel and improve, serving as an outstanding example of leadership and physical fitness.
    • Maintained a high level of physical performance in all three categories of the Army Physical Fitness Test (APFT) and was consistently chosen as a grader.
    • Played a key role in helping his clinic win the Commander’s Trophy for APFT Excellence for the fourth consecutive cycle.
    • Led his squad to an average APFT score of 280, taking responsibility for the fitness of subordinates.
    • Implemented an innovative and demanding physical training regimen, resulting in a 25-point increase in the overall APFT scores.
    • Successfully integrated seven Soldiers into the THOR3 (Tactical Human Optimization, Rapid Rehabilitation, and Reconditioning) Program, achieving scores of over 80 points in each PT event.
    • Demonstrated exceptional physical fitness while deployed, with an APFT score of 290 and a strong commitment to maintaining fitness standards.
    • Set the standard by leading physical fitness training during Battle Assembly.
    • Devoted himself to Soldier readiness, reducing the platoon’s APFT failure percentage from 44% to 10%.
    • Displayed a strong commitment to responsibilities, achieving a 100% first-time pass rate for the platoon on the APFT for two consecutive testing cycles.
    • Competed in the Commander’s Cup challenge and led his team to a first-place finish in a 17-mile foot march while carrying over 50 pounds of equipment.
    • Possessed a fierce competitive spirit, with ambition being his greatest asset as a Soldier.


    • Accepted duties that required authority above his pay grade, showcasing fearlessness and positioning himself for advancement.
    • Successfully handled additional requirements despite a rigorous operational tempo, demonstrating mental poise, calmness, and physical endurance.
    • Took charge of the shop and effectively managed day-to-day operations without visible support from Headquarters (HQ).
    • Encouraged peers and possessed the confidence and mental toughness to sustain operations under all conditions.
    • Ended bullying and out-of-control behavior by enforcing standards, restoring a professional and productive work environment.
    • Briefed seniors, peers, and subordinates with confidence, thanks to constant situational awareness and active involvement in the mission. Served as a model soldier.
    • Confronted any Soldier acting inappropriately, displaying maturity and personal courage.
    • Identified and addressed inappropriate behavior through on-the-spot counseling, demonstrating confident leadership.
    • Reported a contractor who repeatedly engaged in “playful” slapping of junior Soldiers, eliminating workplace stress and abuse.
    • Demonstrated maturity and authority well beyond his rank, setting a strong example for all soldiers to follow.
    • Refused to ignore departures from standards and took decisive action to restore order, displaying personal courage.


    • Prepared the section for unforeseen obstacles, delays, setbacks, and shortages, embodying the definition of readiness.
    • Set an exemplary example during a Detachment stress shoot, displaying the physical stamina required to persevere on the battlefield.
    • Adapted to changing situations and became a relied-upon resource within the unit due to technical expertise and ability to complete tasks.
    • Successfully completed assignments and met mission requirements despite challenges of working at an outlying station, serving as the prime example of resilience.
    • Faced problems head-on while working with less than 75% of authorized manning strength according to the Modified Table of Organization and Equipment (MTOE), showcasing unstoppable leadership.
    • Maintained a positive attitude and demonstrated pride in accomplishing the mission, always willing to assist peers and subordinates alike.
    • Sustained a positive attitude despite a high operational tempo, providing unwavering support that helped the team exceed shipping goals.
    • Cross-trained all team members on various positions, improving the ability to recover from and sustain operations around the clock.
    • Demonstrated the stamina and willpower to continue when others stopped.
    • Exhibited optimism and determination while attending advanced Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) training, making the most of the time spent in school.
    • Sustained an attitude of determination and optimism throughout challenging missions, leading by example.
    • Demonstrated endurance and motivation during 12+ hour days, inspiring subordinates and peers to do the same.
    • Refused to back down from a challenge and assumed responsibility for a new office, coaching others to define their duties and consistently exceeding expectations.
    • Effectively managed numerous tasks simultaneously, displaying mental toughness and adaptability to meet demands.
    • Overcame personal deficiencies and became mentally, physically, and emotionally ready to lead in combat.
    • Functioned well under stress, persevering and completing over 200 road clearance missions.
    • Maintained focus on requirements and sustained critical operations during a severe manning shortage, considered the worst in history.
    • Displayed stamina and endurance in the completion of daily duties and missions.
    • Sought positive solutions to problems and maintained a positive attitude regardless of the situation.
    Thomas Dearborn
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    Thomas Dearborn

    I am honoured to share my experiences and stories for all the years of my service