• PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " Members of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club stand for a photo with Soldiers about to be granted membership into the prestigious club before the induction ceremony at Bagram Airfield Dec. 23, 2013. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Inductions

    PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " Members of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club stand for a photo with Soldiers about to be granted membership into the prestigious club before the induction ceremony at Bagram Airfield Dec. 23, 2013. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt...

  • PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Eston Simmons (left) and Sgt. 1st Class Justin Pizzoferrato (right) listen reverently to the invocation kicking of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club induction ceremony Dec. 23, 2013, at Bagram Airfield. Simmons is a Lake City, Fla. native who serves as the master gunner of 5th Battalion, 25th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division and Pizzoferrato is a platoon sergeant with 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Bde., 10th Mtn. Div., who hails from Moosup, Conn. The two were among just a handful of noncommisoned officers granted membership out of the thousands of NCOs in Regional Command-East. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Inductions

    PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Eston Simmons (left) and Sgt. 1st Class Justin Pizzoferrato (right) listen reverently to the invocation kicking of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club induction ceremony Dec. 23, 2013, at Bagram...

  • PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Eston Simmons, master gunner, 5th Battalion, 25th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot, from Lake City, Fla., accepts the medallion of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club, the Army Commendation Medal, and a group of other awards and prizes Dec. 23, 2013, at Bagram Airfield, that came with induction into the club. Becoming a member of the SAMC is widely considedered one of the greatest honors a noncommisioned officer in the U.S. Army can achieve. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Inductions

    PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Eston Simmons, master gunner, 5th Battalion, 25th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot, from Lake City, Fla., accepts the medallion of the...

  • PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. Adriana Fox, a Davis, Calif. native and chaplain assistant with 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot, takes a photo with Sergeant Audie Murphy Club member Sgt. Maj. Eddie Jackson Dec. 23, 2013, at Bagram Airfield, after her induction into the organization. Fox was the only female Soldier from her brigade chosen to be accepted as a member into one of the most prestigious organizations a noncommisioned officer in the U.S. Army can be a part of. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Inductions

    PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. Adriana Fox, a Davis, Calif. native and chaplain assistant with 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot, takes a photo with Sergeant Audie Murphy Club member Sgt. Maj. Eddie...

  • PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Eston Simmons stands with other recently inducted members of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Dec. 23, 2013, at Bagram Airfield, reciting the creed of the noncommisioned officer as their first act as members. Simmons is a Lake City, Fla. native who serves as the master gunner of 5th Battalion, 25th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division. Membership into the SAMC is largely thought of as one of the most esteemed achievements a noncommisioned officer can attain. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Inductions

    PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Eston Simmons stands with other recently inducted members of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Dec. 23, 2013, at Bagram Airfield, reciting the creed of the noncommisioned officer as their first act...

  • PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Justin Pizzoferrato accepts the medals and awards that come with induction into the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club from club member Sgt. Maj. Eddie Jackson Dec. 23, 2013, during induction ceremony at Bagram Airfield. Pizzoferrato serves as a platoon sergeant with 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot, from Moosup, Conn. He was chosen for the honor first by the collected Sergeants Major of 4th Bde. then from Regional Command-East. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Inductions

    PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Justin Pizzoferrato accepts the medals and awards that come with induction into the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club from club member Sgt. Maj. Eddie Jackson Dec. 23, 2013, during induction ceremony at...

  • PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. Adriana Fox, a Davis, Calif. native and chaplain assistant with 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot, places her signature alongside her fellow Sergeant Audie Murphy Club inductees on a charity Harley Davidson poster Dec. 23, 2013, at Bagram Airfield. Fox joined two other noncommisioned officers from her Brigade and a handful from across Regional Command-East as the club's newest members. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Inductions

    PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. Adriana Fox, a Davis, Calif. native and chaplain assistant with 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot, places her signature alongside her fellow Sergeant Audie Murphy Club...

  • PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Justin Pizzoferrato, platoon sergeant, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot, from Moosup, Conn., unwraps the new Playstaion 4 he won in addition to the other prizes and awards he just received that came with his induction into the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club at Bagram Airfield, Dec. 23, 2013. For years, membership into the SAMC has been one of the most prestigious achievements a noncommisioned officer can attain. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Inductions

    PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Justin Pizzoferrato, platoon sergeant, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot, from Moosup, Conn., unwraps the new Playstaion 4...

  • PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " New inductees of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club from the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot, join club members Command Sgt. Maj. Noe Salinas (middle), senior enlisted leader, 4th Bde., and Sgt. 1st Class Tamika Tolbert (right), supply noncomissioned officer in charge for 4th Bde., for a photo commemorating the event Dec. 23, 2013, at Bagram Airfield. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot PAO)

    Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Inductions

    PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan " New inductees of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club from the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Patriot, join club members Command Sgt. Maj. Noe Salinas (middle), senior enlisted leader, 4th Bde., and...

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