Command Sgt. Maj. Francisco J. Declet was born and raised in Caguas, Puerto Rico. He entered the active military service on August 14, 1994. He completed Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, and AIT at Fort Eustis, Virginia. He received his MOS AH-64 Armament/Electrical Repairer (68X10). Duty positions that Declet has held are Armament/Electrical Repairmen, Squad Leader, Production Control NCOIC, Technical Inspector, Instructor Writer, Senior Drill Sergeant, Platoon Sergeant, First Sergeant, and Brigade Operations Sergeant Major.
Declet’s previous assignments include Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Camp Humphreys, Korea; Illesheim, Germany; Fort Eustis; Hunter Army Airfield, Savannah, Georgia; U.S. Army Security Assistance Training Management Organization (USASATMO), Fort Bragg, with TDY assignment in Egypt (TAFT); Fort Hood, Texas; Fort Bliss, Texas; and Fort Rucker, Alabama. His deployments include Bosnia, Kosovo, OIF, OEF and OEF (Spartan Shield) in Kuwait.
Declet’s military education includes the Primary Leadership Development Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officers Course, Advance Noncommissioned Officers Course, Instructor Training Course, Drill Sergeant Course, U.S Army First Sergeant Course and SERE-C (High Risk; Full Spectrum). He has completed an A.A.S. in Administrative/Management Studies and a Bachelor of Professional Studies-Business/Management with Excelsior College, and currently pursuing his Master of Science/Management with a major in Organizational Leadership. Declet is a graduate of the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (USASMA) Class 66.
Declet’s awards and decoration include the Bronze Star Medal 1st with Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Service Medal 3rd with Oak Leaf Cluster, Army Commendation Medal 4th with Oak Leaf Cluster, Army Achievement Medal 2nd with Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal 7th Award, National Defense Service Medal with SS, Korean Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal with SS, Kosovo Campaign Medal with CS, Afghanistan Campaign Medal with CS, Iraq Campaign Medal with CS, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal , Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Armed Forces Service Med-al, NCO Professional Development Ribbon 5th, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon 6th Award, NATO Medal with two SS, Meritorious Unit Award with Oak Leaf Cluster, Valorous Unit Award, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Master Air Crewmember Badge, Driver/Mechanics Badge, German Armed Forces Bronze Badge for Military Proficiency, German Gold Schutzenschnur, The Drill Sergeant Badge, the Sergeant Audie Murphy Award and a member of the SALUTE Military Honor Society.
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