The Military District of Washington Sergeant Audie Murphy Club (MDWSAMC) inducted three Sentinels from the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier into their ranks on Audie Murphy’s birthday, June 19. The MDWSAMC recognizes Army Noncommissioned Officers (NCOs) whose demonstrated performance and inherent leadership qualities and abilities that are characterized by those of Sergeant Audie Leon Murphy.
The induction and membership into the MDWSAMC is a reward for NCOs whose leadership achievements and performance merit special recognition. The SAMC is a means of recognizing those NCOs who have contributed significantly to the development of a professional NCO Corps and a combat ready Army. Members exemplify leadership characterized by personal concerns for the needs, training, development and welfare of Soldier and their Families.
Newly inducted were the Sergeant of the Guard (SOG) SFC John Wirth, Relief Commander SSG Brian Blackmore, the Assistant Sergeant of the Guard (ASOG) SGT Patrick Leamy. Congratulations on receiving this very prestigious honor!