Actions, Awards & Promotions

Area of Responsibility

  • Medical Retention
  • Military Awards
  • Military Occupational Specialty (MOS)
  • Additional Skill Identifier (ASI)
  • Skill Qualification Identifier (SQI)
  • Officer Skill Identifier (SI)
  • Officer and Enlisted Promotions
  • Officer Candidate School (OCS)
  • Separation Action (Unqualified Resignations)
  • Compassionate Reassignment/Permissive Attachments
  • Conscientious Objector Requests
  • Foreign Language Proficiency Bonus


Promotions



Compassionate Reassignment/Permissive Attachments

  • Documentation required for Compassionate Action (Reassignment or Attachment): Department of the Army (DA) Form 3739: Application for Compassionate Actions
  • Supporting Documents
    • For medical problems, supporting documentation will include: A signed statement from the attending physician stating a diagnosis prognosis, and treatment plan for patient. If the illness is terminal, a life expectancy should be included in the statement.
    • For legal problems, a signed statement from a licensed attorney stating the problem and the reason why reassignment is the better option. Copies of court orders, divorce decrees, or other legal documents will be included when appropriate.
    • In cases of rape/child abuse, a statement from police, social service agency, or examining physician is required.
    • Soldiers on leave will need to submit their DA Form 31: Request and Authority for Leave .


MOS Orders/Awards and Decorations

  • MOS Orders Supporting Documentation
    • Recommendations for MOS/SQI/ASI/SI will be submitted on a DA Form 4187 with supporting documentation through command channels to the commander authorized to approve.
  • Combat and Special Skill Badges
    • Recommendations for awards of badges will be submitted by memorandum or DA Form 4187 through command channels to the commander authorized to approve the award IAW Chapter 8, AR 600-8-22: Military Awards.
  • Officer Candidate School (OCS)
    • Upon release of HRC MILPER Message, installation OCS selection panel is coordinated and conducted.

Contact Information

Soldier Action Section
Bldg 1384
Fort Knox, Kentucky 40121

Branch Chief
Telephone: 502-624-5309
DSN: 464-5309
Fax: 502-624-4186

Hours
Monday - Thursday
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Reassignments/
Family Travel

Telephone: 502-624-1882
Telephone: 502-624-1550
Telephone: 502-624-4733
Telephone: 502-624-5270
DSN: 464-XXXX

Sponsorship Liaison
Telephone: 502-624-5309
Telephone: 502-624-5936
DSN: 464-XXXX
Email: usarmy.knox.imcom-hq.mbx.total-army-sponsorship@mail.mil

Deletions/Deferments
Telephone: 502-624-1550
DSN: 464-1550

Soldier Actions
Telephone: 502-624-5936
Telephone: 502-624-7243
Telephone: 502-624-4733
Telephone: 502-624-3589
Telephone: 502-624-1550
Telephone: 502-624-1882
Telephone: 502-624-5270
Telephone: 502-624-3410
Telephone: 502-624-3997
DSN: 464-XXXX

Promotions
Telephone: 502-624-3589
Telephone: 502-624-3827
DSN: 464-3589/3827



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Friday
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