|Submitted||Dec. 7, 2018|
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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 MARK L CASS 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.
Mark L Cass served in the united states navy from approximately ~1978 to 1998 active duty, USN retired enlisted service. Awarded numerous decorations including meritorious service medal, combat action ribbon, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, joint meritorious unit award, 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 if necessary. This FOIA request is submitted to verify claim to be a U.S. military veteran.
I am general public and thus do not know the military service number. birth date unknown.
I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest . Mr Mark Cass is a longtime pilot/Captain with American Airlines, Inc. pilot of A319 / A321 commercial airplanes. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, 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.
This message is to confirm your request submission to the FOIAonline application: View Request. Request information is as follows: (https://www.foiaonline.gov/foiaonline/action/public/submissionDetails?trackingNumber=DON-NAVY-2019-002054&type=request)
* Tracking Number: DON-NAVY-2019-002054
* Requester Name: Eric Bradley
* Date Submitted: 12/13/2018
* Request Status: Submitted
* Description: OMPF information for Mark Cass.
To Whom It May Concern:
I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information Act request, copied below, and originally submitted on Dec. 7, 2018. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response. You had assigned it reference number #DON-NAVY-2019-002054.
Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.
I received a fax from you seeking the status of your request pertaining to Mark Cass. 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
For Official Use Only - Privacy Sensitive. Any misuse or unauthorized disclosure may result in both civil and criminal penalties.
Your FOIA 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)
Please cancel/close this FOIA request forwarded by navy personnel command, DON-NAVY-2019-002054. The subject records reside in the custody of National Personnel Records Center NPRC in St Louis for servicemembers discharged before 1999. Mark Luke CASS was discharged from active duty in 1998. We will coordinate with National Personnel Records Center.
No further action necessary from FOIA Naval Special Warfare Command. Please close the item.
This will confirm your request to withdraw the subject named request. Accordingly, Naval Special Warfare Command will take no further action on it and closing your request.
NSW tracking No. 2019-S-N-023.
Point of Contact Information:
FOIA/Privacy Act Department
Naval Special Warfare Command
2000 Trident Way
San Diego, CA 92155-5599
FOIA/PA NIPR: NSW-FOIA@socom.mil
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