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HR Actions Tracking Tool

This HR Actions Tracking Tool is a collection of worksheets and checklist to help track and monitor Human Resources activities. It worksheets and checklist included are Suspense, PAT, PERMS, Leader Call, Awards, Long Awards, Driving and Mechanic Badge, Jr Enlisted Advancement, Basic Military Requirements, Family Care Plan, NEOER, NGB 4100 Enlisted Promotion Point Worksheet, E4 Efficiency Reports, Line of Duty investigations, Medical Follow Up, Policies, SOPs, and Additional Duties. NOTE: This document is in MS Excel CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

US Army Correspondence Courses SOP

This SOP establishes the policy and procedures for enrollment, completion, recording and awards for US Army Correspondences Courses. NOTE: This document is in PDF format

My commander has directed we wear all of our awards from our recent deployments- I do not have orders yet for several of the awards, should I still wear them?

My leadership wants me to wear all of our awards we're supposed to get from our deployment. I do not want to wear any of them until I get orders, or its on my ERB. Am I right to only wear what I've technically earned?.. Read the Answer»

Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Study Guide

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This is a Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Study Guide. It can be used to study the information you need to know to prepare to go in front of the SAMC Board.  It has sections covering the Motto, History of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club, Biography of Audie Murphy, Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Logo and Lineage, Crest, Citation For Medal of Honor Recipient Audie L. Murphy, Audie Murphy’s Movie Titles, Songs Written By Audie Murphy, Audie Murphy’s Military Award List, Board Advice, Sample Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Board Questions (without answers), Current and Former Sergeants Major of the Army, Army Command Policy (AR 600-20), Army History, Army Programs, Military Awards (AR 600-8-22), Chain of Command (AR 600-20), Code of Conduct, Common Tasks (STP 21-1-SMCT), Defensive Positions (STP 21-1-SMCT and STP 21-24-SMCT), Drill and Ceremony (FM 3-21.5), First Aid (FM 4-25.11), Flags; Honors; and Salutes (AR 840-10), Leadership (FM 22-100, FM 7-22.7), …Read More

Infantry Division Awards SOP Memorandum

This is an Infantry Division Awards SOP Memorandum.  It can be use as an example of how to write an Infantry Division Awards SOP Memorandum.  It also contains examples of how to fill out the recommendation for award DA FORM 638, narrative to accompany the award of the legion of merit, citation page and more forms, memos and references that are required for completing the awards process. Its purpose is to prescribe procedures for completing all PCS, ETS, Good Conduct Medals, retirement, and civilian and military recognition awards for all Soldiers assigned, attached, or ADCON to DHHB. NOTES: Some references listed in this doc might have been superseded and/or updated and should be checked for accuracy, which can be easily done using the DA PAM 25-30 web page or downloaded and installed program for checking current and superseded DOD publications (For example purposes only: FM 3-0 was superseded by ADP …Read More

Awards Standard Operating Procedures Memorandum

This is an awards standard operating procedures memorandum.  It can be used as an example of how to write an awards standard operating procedures memorandum. All leader should be dedicated to ensuring that all soldiers, noncommissioned officers, and officers who distinguish themselves through exceptional achievement or service, special skills or qualification, or acts of heroism or valor receive the appropriate tangible recognition through an effective awards program. Every member within HHC must adhere to and enforce the guidelines established below to ensure timely, appropriate recognition for deserving personnel. NOTE: This document is in MS Word format

Can overweight Soldiers receive awards?

Can a Soldier receive an award if he is flagged for overweight?.. Read the Answer»

Can stolen valor be mentioned on a Soldier’s NCOER?

An NCO in my unit was busted for wearing an unauthorized Ranger Tab. Can this be noted on his NCOER?.. Read the Answer»

What proof do I need to get my prior service awards on my ERB?

I am about to attend the promotion board and need to update my ERB. I am a prior service Marine with awards from my prior service days. What documentation to I need in order to serve as proof for the awards I earned?.. Read the Answer»

How do I check the status of my service award for my last deployment?

I was submitted for a Bronze Star during my latest deployment. However, since my return I have heard different statuses about my award such as it being approved, downgraded, and even lost. Despite constant communication with my S1, no one can seem to locate my award and give me an accurate status. What should I do?.. Read the Answer»

How far can a Soldier’s award be downgraded?

I was put in for a Soldiers Medal for saving a civilian's life. How far can it be downgraded?.. Read the Answer»

Writing for Impact Class/Briefing

Class/briefing that discusses how to write effectively. Writing is important for recognition,  quarterly and annual awards, career-specific awards will help to build careers, also for promotion,  Enlisted Performance Reports (EPRs) and Officer Performance Reports (OPRs) are critical to the promotion system.  Other subjects covered include: Information on Writing Military Style, How to Write an Effective Bullet. NOTE: This document is in MS PowerPoint

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