Michael Bastos Online Writings and Resume

Military Record

Commands and Units

III Marine Expeditionary Force G-4 Maintenance Management Office

(Camp Courtney, Okinawa Japan) [ January 2008 – Present ] United States Marine Corps Rank: Sergeant

Marine Wing Support Squadron 373, Marine Wing Support Group 37, 3rd Marine Air Wing

(Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California) [ February 2007 – December 2007 ] United States Marine Corps Rank: Sergeant

Marine Wing Headquarters Squadron-3, 3rd Marine Air Wing

(Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California) [ July 2005 – February 2007 ] United States Marine Corps Rank:Corporal

Battery T, 5th Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division

(Camp Pendleton, California) [ December 2004 – July 2007 ] United States Marine Corps Rank:Corporal

Headquarters Battery, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division

(Camp Pendleton, California) [ July 2002 – December 2004 ] United States Marine Corps Rank: Lance Corporal

Marine Corps Combat Service Support Schools (MCCSSS)

(Camp Lejeune, North Carolina) [ May 2002 – July 2002 ] United States Marine Corps Rank: Private First Class

Marine Combat Training Battalion, School of Infantry (East)

(Camp Geiger, North Carolina) [ March 2002 – May 2002 ] United States Marine Corps Rank: Private First Class

Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island

(Parris Island, North Carolina) [ September 2001 – March 2002 ] United States Marine Corps Rank: Private

Awards

Over the years I have received many awards mostly during my time in the Military. Below is a list of awards received over the last decade.

Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal 1st Award

Earned 24 June 2004

Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal 2nd Award Gold Star

Earned 21 May 2005

Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal 3rd Award Two Gold Stars

Earned 14 January 2007

Iraq Campaign Medal

Earned 13 March 2006

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal

Earned 7 April 2005

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

Earned 1 December 2004

Navy Unit Commendation

Earned 4 February 2005

Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation

Earned 14 September 2004

Humanitarian Service Medal

”Awarded for Humanitarian Mission to the Island of Sumatra, Malaysia During the December 2004 Tsunami Crisis” Earned 12 February 2005

Sea Service Deployment Ribbon 1st Award

Earned 5 June 2005

Sea Service Deployment Ribbon 2nd Award Bronze Star

Earned 9 February 2007

Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal 1st Award

Earned 18 September 2004

Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal 2nd Award Bronze Star

Earned 17 September 2007

National Defense Service Medal

Earned 8 March 2002

Certificate of Commendation (Individual Award)

Earned 17 December 2003

Certificate of Commendation (Individual Award) 2nd Award

Earned 10 March 2005

Schools

Logistics Managers Operational School

[ November 2005 ] Camp Pendleton, California

Course Summary Upon completion of this course, I was able to use the Marine Corps Integrated Maintenance Management automated information system (MIMMS).

Non-Commissioned Officer’s Leadership School

[ January 2005 ] USS Bonhomme-Richard, U.S. Naval Helo Carrier Ship

Personnel Service Support School

[ May 2002 – June 2002 ] Camp Lejeune, North Carolina

Course Summary Upon completion of this course, I was able to keyboard at a speed of at least 65 wpm, type correspondence and military reports, maintain computerized service records, and prepare as well as process personnel separation/retention documents on the computer.

Marine Combat Infantry School

[ April 2002 ] Camp Johnson, North Carolina

Course Summary Upon completion of this course, received weapons and infantry skills necessary to function as a member of a rifle squad or machine gun team.

Marine Corps Recruit Training

[ September 2001 – December 2001 ] Parris Island, South Carolina Course Summary

Upon completion of this course, I was able to perform basic infantry skills of physical ability, drill and ceremony, marksmanship, confidence to perform as a team member in tactical offensive and defensive formations, and perform basic martial arts training.