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2SBCT Soldier earns top spot in BLC

 

Last updated 9/1/2021 at 9:56am

Sgt. Gabrielle Pena

Spc. Kaleigh Filson, an intelligence analyst with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, presents Command Sgt. Maj. Dustin McIntosh with a plaque during her Basic Leaders Course graduation ceremony Aug. 27 at Fort Carson. Filson graduated top of her class out of 224 Soldiers.

Story by Sgt. Gabrielle Pena

At one point in most Soldiers' careers, they will recite the Creed of the Noncommissioned Officer before their friends, families and peers during the Basic Leaders' Course graduation ceremony as the next step to earning their stripes.

An even smaller group of Soldiers are able to earn the coveted Distinguished Honor Graduate title and pass the course at the top of their class.

Such is the case for Spc. Kaleigh Filson, an intelligence analyst with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division as she graduated from B...



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