foia Daniel Otoole Usn ret

Eric Bradley filed this request with the Navy Personnel Command of the United States of America.
Tracking #

DON-NAVY-2019-002057, 2019-S-N-027


Est. Completion None
Partially Completed


From: Eric Bradley

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

the Official Military Personnel File (OMPF) for DANIEL OTOOLE including Form DD-214, all Fitness Report and Counseling forms NAVPERS Form 1610/2, NAVPERS form 1610/1, Enlisted performance evaluation reports NAVPERS Form 1616-1, NAVPERS Form 1611, Background Summary (NAVPERS Form 1640/32), Cumulative Record of Training (NAVPERS Form 5300/16), history of assignments NAVPERS 1070/605, Navy Training History NAVPERS form 601-4, all military decoration and full award citations, all military education/training courses, military service number.

DANIEL OTOOLE served in the navy as enlisted servicemember from ~1976 to 1998 active duty, rank Master Chief Petty officer E-9, birth date approximately 1955-1958. Awarded numerous decorations including navy commendation medal, combat action ribbon, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, overseas service ribbon and etc . Specifically request copy of history of assignments NAVPERS form 1070/605 and copy of all commendation medal citations with redactions as determined. This FOIA request is submitted to verify claim to be a U.S. military veteran. NPRC search unable to locate the OMPF file.

I am general public and thus do not know the military service number.
I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest . Mr Dan Otoole was a government employee of the US Department of Homeland Security.
The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press .

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Eric Bradley

From: Navy Personnel Command

This message is to confirm your request submission to the FOIAonline application: View Request. Request information is as follows: (
* Tracking Number: DON-NAVY-2019-002057
* Requester Name: Eric Bradley
* Date Submitted: 12/13/2018
* Request Status: Submitted
* Description: OMPF information pertaining to Daniel O'Toole.

From: Navy Personnel Command

Mr. Bradley,

I received a fax from you seeking the status of your request pertaining to Daniel Otoole. This request is currently pending. A response date has not been established.


David P. German
Bureau of Naval Personnel
Office of Legal Counsel (BUPERS-00J6)
FOIA Officer & Initial Denial Authority (IDA)
Comm: (901) 874-3165, DSN: 882-3165

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From: Navy Personnel Command

Your request has been assigned to Commander, Naval Special Warfare Command for action and direct reply to you.  They may be contacted at NSW-FOIA@SOCOM.MIL if needed. (mailto:NSW-FOIA@SOCOM.MIL)

From: Navy Personnel Command

This will acknowledge receipt, and advise that your FOIA request has been transferred to Naval Special Warfare Command (NSWC) to process. Accordingly, your old tracking number DON-NAVY-2019-002057 has been closed and reopened and assigned NSW tracking No. 2019-S-N-027.

Point of Contact Information:

FOIA/Privacy Act Department
Naval Special Warfare Command
2000 Trident Way
San Diego, CA 92155-5599

From: Navy Personnel Command

The attached is NAVSPECWARCOM response to your Freedom of Information Act request.

Eric S. Erdmann
FOIA/PA Program Manager, Coordinator
Naval Special Warfare Command
2000 Trident Way
San Diego, CA 92155-5599

FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY- CONTENT MAY BE PRIVACY ACT PROTECTED- Any misuse or unauthorized disclosure may result in both civil and criminal penalties.