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Human Resources Assistant

Minton

Thomas Minton

Position:  Human Resources Assistant

Assigned:  16 July 2012

Branch: Engineer

MOS:  12Z5M / Combat Engineer First Sergeant / USAR

Civilian Education: 

  • Northern Kentucky University– B.S. Office Systems Technology

Military Education:

  • Recruiting Operation Officer Course
  • Human Resources Assistant Course
  • Engineer Hazardous Planner Course
  • Equal Opportunity Leadership Course
  • Combat Trainer Course
  • Battle Staff NCO Course
  • First Sergeant Course
  • Composite Risk Management Train the Trainer Course
  • Advanced Noncommissioned Officer Course
  • Unit Pay Administration Course
  • Unit Administrator Basic Course
  • Basic Noncommissioned Officer Course
  • Primary Leadership Development Course

Assignments:

  • B Co 478th EN BN, Fort Thomas, KY, Combat Engineer
  • B Co 478th EN BN, Fort Thomas, KY, Combat Engineer Team Leader
  • B Co 478th EN BN, Fort Thomas, KY, Combat Engineer Squad Leader
  • B Co 478th EN BN, Fort Thomas, KY, Combat Engineer Platoon Sergeant
  • 396th EN CO, Anbar Province, Route Clearance Platoon Sergeant
  • 450th EN CO, Fort Thomas, KY, Combat Engineer Platoon Sergeant
  • 450th EN CO, Fort Thomas, KY, Combat Engineer First Sergeant

Combat Tours and Operational Deployments:

  • Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq/Kuwait), 2003
  • Operation Iraqi Freedom (Anbar Province), 2007-2008

Awards and Decorations:

  • Bronze Star Medal
  • Army Commendation Medal (2nd Award)
  • Army Achievement Medal
  • Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal (6th Award)
  • National Defense Service Medal (with Bronze Star)
  • Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Iraq Campaign Medal (Campaign Star)
  • Non Commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (3rd Award)
  • Army Service Ribbon
  • Overseas Service Ribbon (2nd Award)
  • Armed Forces Reserve Medal W/ “M” Device
  • Armed Forces Reserve Medal
  • Combat Action Badge
  • Driver Badge with Driver-Wheeled Vehicle (s) Clasp
  • Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon (2nd Award)
  • Achievement Medal for Civilian Service

Family:

  • He and wife Susan have a daughter, Emma.