Captain Timothy Lee Jenkins Jr., is the New York City Recruiting Battalion’s Adjutant, arriving from Ft. Lee, Virginia, last January.
He is a native of Maryland and attended Easton High School, graduating in 1998. He further attended the University of Delaware and graduated in 2003 with a Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering and attended Army ROTC while there.
Jenkins was commissioned in the summer of 2003 as a Transportation Corps Officer with a branch detail to Field Artillery, his current branch is Logistics.
Cpt. Jenkins’ military schools and assignments include: Field Artillery Officer Basic Course, Fort Sill, Okla,; 2-3 Field Artillery, Giessen Germany; 15 Mo. Platoon Fire Direction Officer; 2 Mo. Battery Executive Officer; 501st Forward Support Battalion, Friedberg, Germany; Support Operations Officer; Combined Logistics Captains Career Course, Fort Lee Va; and Recruiting Battalion, Ft. Hamilton NY at the present time.
He deployed with the 501st Forward Support Battalion, 1st Brigade, 1st Armored Division, with five months in Tal Afar Iraq and 9 months in Ramadi, Iraq.
Jenkins has also been the recipient of one Bronze Star Medal, one Army Commendation Medal; one Army Achievement Medal; one Iraq Campaign Medal and two Overseas Service Ribbons.
©2008 Community Newspaper Group
By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:
You agree that you, and not BrooklynDaily.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to BrooklynDaily.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.