Promotion and Award (Mark R. Furie) 

SSgt. Dethfield said:

PFC Furie has been involved in alot of firsts since joining the 29th. He was a recruit in the first EST training platoon for Easy Company, he was part the first training platoon I personally taught as a DI, the first casualty of our barbed-wire laden obstacle course, the first SLT candidate I have personal been involved in to be the subject of an SLT scrim and now he will be the first of those recruits to complete SLT and become an NCO of the 29th. None of us ever could have known, however, how solid of a leader PFC Furie would become. He has never had any issue learning new things, taking criticism, picking himself back up after a crushing defeat or embarrassing mistake and always learns from what has happened. All of this has paid off and he is now fit to join the ranks of 29th leadership so I am pleased to award him his Army NCO Professional Development Ribbon and a promotion to the rank of Corporal! Well done Corporal Furie!



Know Ye, that reposing special trust and
confidence in the fidelity and abilities of

Mark R. Furie       025509269      EP2S1

I do promote him to Corporal in the


to rank as such from the 5th day of November 2018 .

You are charged to discharge carefully and diligently the duties of the grade to which promoted and to uphold the traditions and standards of the Army.

Effective with this promotion you are charged to execute diligently your special skills with a high degree of technical proficiency and to maintain standards of performance, moral courage and dedication to the Army which will serve as outstanding examples to your fellow soldiers. You are charged to observe and follow the orders and directions given by superiors acting according to the law, articles, and rules governing the discipline of the Army. Your unfailing trust in superiors and loyalty to your peers will significantly contribute to the readiness and honor of the United States Army.


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