FOIA Kevin Short Army soldier retired

Eric Bradley filed this request with the U.s. Army Human Resources Command, Fort Knox, Ky 40122 of the United States of America.


From: Eric Bradley

To Whom It May Concern:

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

The Army Official Military Personnel File (OMPF) for Kevin W Short including form DD-214, all NCO evaluation reports DA FORM 2166-8 / DA Form 2166-9-2 / DA Form 2166-9-1 / DA FORM 2166-9-3 , all Enlisted Evaluation Reports (EER), Record of unit assignments form, dates of promotion, final active duty photo, administrative remarks, all training courses/military education received, full military awards and citations.

Kevin W Short served in the United States Army as a enlisted servicemember between approximately 1983 to 2004. Participated in Operation Desert Storm, Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom. claimed numerous awards, badges and decorations including Combat Infantryman Badge, Bronze Star Medal with oak leaf clusters, Defense Meritorious Medal, Joint Service Commendation medal, army commendation medal, Good conduct medal, Army achievement medal, Overseas service ribbon, Kuwait Liberation medal, Scuba Diver Badge, Military Free Fall Parachutist Badge, Special Forces Tab, NATO Medal, Presidential Unit citation, expert marksmanship badge and etc. Please redact any sensitive information protected in accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974. Specifically request a copy of all individual & unit award citations.
PLEASE NOTE: I represent the general public and thus do not know the military service number. Please process my request for this service member's OMPF. His distinguished military service and achievements are a matter of public concern. I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be 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


The request has been rejected by the agency.