CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait, — A Transfer of Authority ceremony took position involving the 9th Money Management Assistance Unit, Undertaking Force Wildcards, and the 82nd Finance Battalion, Job Drive Diamond, on Nov. 19, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. at Camp Arifjan in Kuwait.
The ceremony that took position in the Morale, Welfare and Recreation Theatre here signified the finish of the obligations and duties of Task Force Wildcards, commanded by U.S. Army Maj. James Lemley, and the assumption of those responsibilities and obligations by Job Pressure Diamond, commanded by Lt. Col. Adrian Plater.
Col. Seth Morgulas, commander of the 369th Sustainment Brigade carried out the transfer of authority ceremony.
Morgulas took the time to emphasize that finance is one particular of all those matters we usually get for granted until eventually we want funds or until finally we really do not get paid. He also reminded anyone of the achievements and obligations of the 9th Economic Management Aid Device, or FMSU.
“In the very last 9 months the 9th FMSU collected more than $114 million and disbursed approximately $1 billion together with electronic resources transfers and accredited about $700 million in professional vendor fork out,” he explained.
The 9th FMSU also executed the EagleCash Smart Card which can give for all a services member’s economical wants, as an alternative to money, Debit cards, credit cards, and checks, when in a deployed locale.
Morgulas said that the Troopers of the 9th FMSU accomplished substantially and maintained the position quo of fiscal administration excellence throughout the CENTCOM place of accountability and expressed that he was very pleased of them and all they have accomplished and explained to them they must be very pleased of by themselves.
He wished them the greatest of luck in their following mission and long term assignments, and safe travels back again to their residence station.
The 9th FMSU signaled their transfer of authority by neatly and securely rolling their guidon, identified as the hues, and placed it in its scenario.
Capt. Danny Bungcayao, the command representative of the 9th FMSU, spoke about the dedication of his crew and their capacity to react to operations in several spots regardless of the tiny sizing of the unit.
He explained that the team went higher than and beyond to ensure operations had been finished with the utmost precision, professionalism and performance.
Bungcayao named just about every section and leader by identify, irrespective of rank, and manufactured specific mention of his junior enlisted Soldiers who stepped up and volunteered to choose on responsibilities previously mentioned their station.
Morgulas and Command Sgt. Maj. Curtis Moss with Activity Power Hellfighter introduced gifts to Bungcayao and Sgt. Very first Class Ivan Deoliveria, who gained them on behalf of the outgoing 9th FMSU.
Maj. Lemley could not attend but Morgulas wished him the most effective also. He thanked Lemley for his extraordinary leadership the past nine months, as effectively as Lemley’s devotion and stewardship of government resources, and his treatment for the soldiers assigned to the 9th.
The 82nd Finance Battalion, or FI BN, uncased their shades soon after the 9th FMSU cased theirs.
Morgulas welcomed the 82nd FI BN to the group. He stated that he appeared ahead to performing with them about the next 9 months.
“The up coming thirty day period will be tough but fulfilling for all of the Soldiers of the 82nd,” he stated.
Lt. Col. Adrian Plater, the commanding officer of the 82nd FI BN, thanked the leaders of the greater echelons for the prospect and explained that he, Command Sgt. Maj. Jennifer Boynton, his senior enlisted advisor, and all the Soldiers of Endeavor Drive Diamond are ready to deliver the aid important and take care of the obligations placed on them.
The ceremony closed with a benediction sent by Chaplain Maj. Robert Volk with the 369th Sustainment Brigade’s device ministry workforce, followed by the Military Music.
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|Date Posted:||11.20.2022 15:16|
|Spot:||CAMP ARIFJAN, KW|
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