U.S. Marine Corps NCOA Vanguard Award Presented

The Mullins Family

GySgt Samuel S. Mullins, the Marine Corps recipient of NCOA’s 2020 Military Vanguard Awards, was presented his award by his command at NAS Pensacola. Mullins’ First Sergeant,  1stSgt Christino, spoke about the NCOA Military Vanguard Award and what it means, and recounted GySgt Mullins’ actions that predicated his receiving the award.

Click here for the narrative of GySgt Mullins’ heroic act.




1stSgt Christino and GySgt Mullins
Major Magdaleno and GySgt Mullins

L-R Capt Steele, 1stSgt Christino, GySgt Mullins, Major Magdaleno, and Capt Kesselring