Delta Command Team
CPT Stedroy P. Joseph was born in the Sutherlands Development of St. John’s Antigua, West Indies to Steadroy Joseph and Evelyn James. He moved to Brooklyn New York to further his studies at the City University of New York (CUNY) and received his degree in August 2000.
CPT Joseph enlisted in the United States Army on September 11th 2003 into the Engineering Branch as a construction equipment operator and attended Basic Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. He attended advanced individual training at Fort Leonard Wood Missouri and graduated January 2004. He was initially assigned to Fort Lee, VA where he served in a Bulk Petroleum Fuel unit 267th Quartermaster Company. CPT Joseph commissioned as an Air Defense Artillery Officer through the Officer Candidate School on 21 August 2008.
CPT Joseph’s previous assignments included Launcher and Fire Control Platoon Leader in Alpha, 2nd Battalion, 43rd Regiment of the 11th ADA Brigade where he deployed his Platoon to Bahrain and subsequently served as the 11th ADA BDE Assistant Operations Officer.
CPT Joseph’s military and civilian education includes the Warrior Leaders Course, Officer Candidate School, Phase II of the Army Basic Officer Leadership Course, the Air Defense Officer Basic Course, the Property Book Manager’s Course, Combatives Level 1 and the Captain’s Career Course. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brooklyn College, City University of New York and a Master of Arts degree from The University of Texas at El Paso.
CPT Joseph’s awards and decorations include the Army Commendation Medal (4 OLC), Army Achievement Award (2 OLC), Meritorious Unit Citation, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Non Commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon and German Proficiency Badge (Gold).
SFC Anthony Hopkins is a native of Mineral Springs, Arkansas. He
entered the U.S. Army in June 2000 and attended Basic Training
at Ft. Knox, Kentucky later graduating from the Wheeled Vehicle
Repairer AIT at Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Maryland. He has
served in numerous leadership positions: Squad and Section
Leader, Motor Sergeant, Maintenance Control Sergeant, Recruiter,
Station Commander, Operations NCOIC and Platoon Sergeant.
SFC Hopkins’ previous assignments include Wheeled Vehicle
Mechanic, 514th Maintenance Company, 548th Corps Support
Battalion 10th Mountain Division, Ft. Drum, New York; Service
and Recovery NCO with 82nd CSE Engineers, 44th Engineer
Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Edwards, Korea; Service
and Recovery NCOIC , Maintenance Troop, Regimental Support
Squadron, 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Ft. Polk, Louisiana;
Transportation Coordinator NCOIC, U.S. Army Garrison Command,
Ft. Polk, Louisiana; Operations NCOIC, Squad Leader, Motor
Sergeant, Maintenance Control Sergeant, Golf Company, 94th
Brigade Support Battalion, 10th Mountain Division, Ft. Polk,
Louisiana; Platoon Sergeant, Motor Sergeant, Fox Company, 94th
Brigade Support Battalion, Forward Operating Base Warrior and
Ghazni, Afghanistan; Recruiter, Station Commander, Covina
Recruiting Company, Los Angeles Recruiting Battalion, Los
Angeles, California; Motor Sergeant, Maintenance Control
Sergeant, Platoon Sergeant, Section Sergeant, Service Company,
Delta Battery, 4-5 ADA Battalion, 69th ADA Brigade, Ft. Hood,
Texas. He completed two combat deployments to Afghanistan with
94th Brigade Support Battalion from 2005 to 2007 and one
deployment with 4-5 ADA Bn to Kuwait from Nov. 2011 to Nov.
He is currently working on a Bachelor’s Degree in Administrative
Management from Excelsior College. SFC Hopkins’ military schools
include Combat Life Saver Course, SAMS-E Operators Course, Hotel
Eight Recovery Course, Air Assault School, Basic Recruiter
Course, Motor Pool Managers Course, Combatives Level 1 Course,
Primary Leadership Development Course, Advanced Noncommissioned
Officers Course, Senior Leaders Course.
SFC Hopkins’ awards and decorations include the Air Assault
Badge; Meritorious Service Medal; Army Commendation Medal (2nd
Oak Leaf Cluster); Army Achievement Medal (4th Oak Leaf
Cluster); Army Good Conduct Medal (4th Award); National Defense
Service Medal (2nd Award); Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global
War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal; Global War on Terrorism
Service Medal; Korean Defense Service Medal; NATO Medal; NCO
Development Ribbon (3); Overseas Service Ribbon (2th Award);
Army Service Ribbon.