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Captain Gavin Townsend
Uniform
Designation
Kilo Company
Location Westminster, Colorado Nickname Townsend
Status Active Duty Role Commanding Officer
Enlisted 02/20/2002 Promoted 12/07/2007
Time in Service 16 years, 9 months, 26 days Time in Grade 11 years, 0 months, 9 days
Biography
Commanding Officer of the 3rd Infantry Division. Fearless in combat and hell bent on driving the Germans straight to the gates of hell.
Service Record
12/07/2007 Commissioned as a Captain and reassigned as Commanding Officer; KILO Company, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division.
06/04/2005 Assigned to Headquarters 3rd Infantry Division.
06/04/2005 Promoted to the rank of First Sergeant.
11/30/2004 Reassigned to Second Platoon "Deuces Wild".
02/20/2002 Graduated the 3rd ID Basic Combat Training Program.
Award Record
12/02/2012 Planetside 2 Theatre of Operations Medal Award Be a member of the 3rd Infantry Division during Planetside 2.
10/22/2011 Battlefield 3 Theatre of Operations Medal Award Be a member of the 3rd Infantry Division during Battlefield 3.
08/27/2009 ArmA 2 Theatre of Operations Medal Award ArmA 2 Unit Citation awarded to soldiers who were part of the 3rd ID during the ArmA 2 Campaign.
04/06/2008 NCO Professional Development Ribbon Award Awarded to members of the 3rd Infantry Division for successful completion of designated NCO professional development courses.
12/19/2007 Call of Duty 4 Theatre of Operations Medal Award Call of Duty 4 Unit Citation awarded to soldiers who were part of the 3rd ID during the Call of Duty 4 Campaign.
05/09/2007 3rd Infantry Division Extended Service Medal Award Awarded for serving five years in the 3rd Infantry Division.
12/20/2006 Distinguished Service Cross Award Distinguished Service Cross [DSC] Awarded to those who are exceptional in every regard. The highest honor attainable in the 3rd Infantry Division.
04/30/2006 Distinguished Marksmanship Badge Award This badge is intended to recognize those members of the 3rd ID who have obtained an exceptional score at an official sniper competition.
04/09/2006 Soldier's Medal Award Awarded for creating an ingenious plan for a match that ensures our victory.
02/20/2006 3rd Infantry Division Extended Service Medal Award Awarded for serving four years with the 3rd Infantry Division.
11/09/2005 Call of Duty 2 Theatre of Operations Medal Award Call of Duty 2 Unit Citation awarded to soldiers who where part of the 3rd ID during the Call of Duty 2 Campaign.
04/17/2005 Close Order Rifle Drill Assessment - Expert Award For succesfully passing CORDA with no faults.
03/26/2005 Armed Forces Service Medal Award Awarded for participating in one match.
03/26/2005 Global War on Terrorism Service Medal Award Awarded for participating in a winning battle in a European Campaign.
02/20/2005 3rd Infantry Division Extended Service Medal Award Awarded the 3rd ID ESM device for serving three years in the 3rd ID.
02/12/2005 Call of Duty Theatre of Operations Medal Award Call of Duty Unit Citation awarded to soldiers who where part of the 3rd ID during the Call of Duty Campaign.
02/12/2005 Call of Duty Theatre of Operations Medal Award Call of Duty Unit Citation awarded to soldiers who where part of the 3rd ID during the Call of Duty Campaign.
05/21/2004 3rd Infantry Division Extended Service Medal Award Received for serving one year in the 3rd ID
02/20/2004 3rd Infantry Division Extended Service Medal Award Awarded the 3rd ID ESM device for serving two years in the 3rd ID.
02/20/2003 3rd Infantry Division Extended Service Medal Award Awarded for one full year of service in the 3rd Infantry Division.
02/20/2002 Day of Defeat Theatre of Operations Medal Award Be a member of the 3rd Infantry Division during Day of Defeat.
02/20/2002 Army Service Ribbon Award Having graduated BCT and joining the ranks of the 3rd ID.