Iron Soldier Recognized by El Paso Leaders

By Spc. Matthew Marcellus (1st Armored Division)July 10, 2019

Sgt. Laderius Beattie, of Rosedale, Mississippi, a human resources specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 1st Armored Division and the 1AD Warrior of the Year for 2019, remarks on the nature of his service to the El Paso County Commissioners Court, July 8, in El Paso, Texas.
The court recognized Beattie for his exemplary service as a Soldier in the United States Army and emphasized his embodiment of the Soldier's Creed, presenting him with a certificate, plaque and a flag previously flown over the county courthouse.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Laderius Beattie, of Rosedale, Mississippi, a human resources specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 1st Armored Division and the 1AD Warrior of the Year for 2019, remarks on the nature of his service to the El Paso County Commissioners Court, July 8, in El Paso, Texas. The court recognized Beattie for his exemplary service as a Soldier in the United States Army and emphasized his embodiment of the Soldier's Creed, presenting him with a certificate, plaque and a flag previously flown over the county courthouse. (Photo Credit: Spc. Matthew Marcellus (1st Armored Division)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Laderius Beattie, of Rosedale Mississippi, a human resources specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 1st Armored Division, receives a flag and a certificate noting his exemplary service by, from left, Commissioners Vincent Perez, Carlos Leon, Carl L. Robinson and David Stout, representing Precincts 3, 1, 4 and 2, respectively, at the El Paso County Commissioners Court, July 8, in El Paso, Texas.
Commissioners presented the flag, previously flown over the county courthouse from May 21 to May 27, 2019, to Beattie in front of members of the greater El Paso community during an open meeting of the El Paso Commissioners Court.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Laderius Beattie, of Rosedale Mississippi, a human resources specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 1st Armored Division, receives a flag and a certificate noting his exemplary service by, from left, Commissioners Vincent Perez, Carlos Leon, Carl L. Robinson and David Stout, representing Precincts 3, 1, 4 and 2, respectively, at the El Paso County Commissioners Court, July 8, in El Paso, Texas. Commissioners presented the flag, previously flown over the county courthouse from May 21 to May 27, 2019, to Beattie in front of members of the greater El Paso community during an open meeting of the El Paso Commissioners Court. (Photo Credit: Spc. Matthew Marcellus (1st Armored Division)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Laderius Beattie, of Rosedale, Mississippi, a human resources specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 1st Armored Division, reacts after receiving a certificate, plaque and a flag flown over the county courthouse from Commissioner Carl L. Robinson, center, the representative of El Paso County's Precinct 4, as Commissioner David Stout, the representative of Precinct 2, looks on at the El Paso County Commissioners Court, July 8, in El Paso, Texas.
Beattie, the 1AD Warrior of the Year for 2019, addressed the court on the nature of his service prior to the court's formal recognition of his exemplary service, duty and professionalism as a Soldier in the United States Army.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Laderius Beattie, of Rosedale, Mississippi, a human resources specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 1st Armored Division, reacts after receiving a certificate, plaque and a flag flown over the county courthouse from Commissioner Carl L. Robinson, center, the representative of El Paso County's Precinct 4, as Commissioner David Stout, the representative of Precinct 2, looks on at the El Paso County Commissioners Court, July 8, in El Paso, Texas. Beattie, the 1AD Warrior of the Year for 2019, addressed the court on the nature of his service prior to the court's formal recognition of his exemplary service, duty and professionalism as a Soldier in the United States Army. (Photo Credit: Spc. Matthew Marcellus (1st Armored Division)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Laderius Beattie, of Rosedale, Mississippi, a human resources specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 1st Armored Division, receives with a plaque from Commissioner Carl L. Robinson, center right, representing El Paso County's Precinct 4, along with Commissioner Vincent Perez, left, of Precinct 3, Commissioner Carlos Leon, center left, of Precinct 1 and Commissioner David Stout, right, of Precinct 2, at the El Paso County Commissioners Court, July 8, in El Paso, Texas.
The commissioners recognized Beattie, the 1AD Warrior of the Year for 2019, in an open meeting for his exemplary service as a Soldier in the United States Army and noted his embodiment of the Soldier's Creed.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Laderius Beattie, of Rosedale, Mississippi, a human resources specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 1st Armored Division, receives with a plaque from Commissioner Carl L. Robinson, center right, representing El Paso County's Precinct 4, along with Commissioner Vincent Perez, left, of Precinct 3, Commissioner Carlos Leon, center left, of Precinct 1 and Commissioner David Stout, right, of Precinct 2, at the El Paso County Commissioners Court, July 8, in El Paso, Texas. The commissioners recognized Beattie, the 1AD Warrior of the Year for 2019, in an open meeting for his exemplary service as a Soldier in the United States Army and noted his embodiment of the Soldier's Creed. (Photo Credit: Spc. Matthew Marcellus (1st Armored Division)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Laderius Beattie, of Rosedale, Mississippi, a human resources specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 1st Armored Division, receives a certificate noting his exemplary service as a Soldier in the United States Army along with a plaque and a flag previously flown over the county courthouse by, from left, Commissioners Vincent Perez, Carlos Leon, Carl L. Robinson and David Stout, of Precincts 3, 1, 4 and 2, respectively, July 8, in El Paso, Texas.
1AD announced Beattie as the 1AD Warrior of the Year for 2019 in May after a series of challenging tasks and tests assessing Soldier knowledge, skills and aptitude, embodying the spirit, competence and excellences which defines the American Soldier.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Laderius Beattie, of Rosedale, Mississippi, a human resources specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 1st Armored Division, receives a certificate noting his exemplary service as a Soldier in the United States Army along with a plaque and a flag previously flown over the county courthouse by, from left, Commissioners Vincent Perez, Carlos Leon, Carl L. Robinson and David Stout, of Precincts 3, 1, 4 and 2, respectively, July 8, in El Paso, Texas. 1AD announced Beattie as the 1AD Warrior of the Year for 2019 in May after a series of challenging tasks and tests assessing Soldier knowledge, skills and aptitude, embodying the spirit, competence and excellences which defines the American Soldier. (Photo Credit: Spc. Matthew Marcellus (1st Armored Division)) VIEW ORIGINAL