|Submitted||Dec. 11, 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 E CARACCI 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, the 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.
Specifically request copy of history of assignments NAVPERS form 1070/605, copy of all personal commendation medal citations and all unit award citations with redactions as determined by FOIA officer.
Mark E Caracci claims retired navy Master chief petty officer E9. Approximate service dates 1978 to 1998 active duty. Claims numerous awards including joint service commendation medal, meritorious service medal, Combat Action Ribbon, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Overseas service ribbon and other decorations. graduate of basic underwater demolition training BUD/S in 1980. birth date unknown. This request is submitted to corroborate claim to be a U.S. military veteran. NPRC search unable to locate the OMPF file, advised to contact Navy Personnel Command.
PLEASE NOTE: I am general public and thus do not know the military service number. Mr Caracci previously worked for government contractor Blackwater Security Company since renamed to Xe Services LLC and CACI International Inc.
I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. 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-2019-002060&type=request)
* Tracking Number: DON-NAVY-2019-002060
* Requester Name: Eric Bradley
* Date Submitted: 12/13/2018
* Request Status: Submitted
* Description: OMPF information pertaining to Mark Caracci.
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. 11, 2018. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response. You had assigned it reference number #DON-NAVY-2019-002060.
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 Caracci. 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 reached at NSW-FOIA@SOCOM.MIL if you need to contact them. (mailto:NSW-FOIA@SOCOM.MIL)
please cancel this FOIA request forwarded by navy personnel command, DON-NAVY-2019-002060. The subject records reside in the custody of National Personnel Records Center NPRC in St Louis for servicemembers discharged before 1999. Subject was discharged from active duty before 1999. We will coordinate and resubmit with NPRC concerning MCPO Mark e CARACCI.
No further action necessary from FOIA Naval Special Warfare Command.
This will confirm your request to cancel this Freedom of Information Act request. Accordingly, Naval Special Warfare Command will close and take no further action on this request.
NSW tracking No. 2019-S-N-019.
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
FOIA/PA SIPR: NSW-FOIA@socom.smil.mil
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