ALARACT 189/2015

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ALARACT 189/2015 – DA LABEL 180 SOLDIER FOR LIFE WINDOW STICKER ORDERING PROCEDURES

ALARACT RELEASE AUTHORITY WASHINGTON QC//CMOC// Originator:

DTG: 101954Z Dec 15 Precedence: RDAC: General

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SUBJ/ALARACT 189/2015 – DA LABEL 180 SOLDIER FOR LIFE WINDOW STICKER ORDERING PROCEDURES

THIS ALARACT MESSAGE HAS BEEN SENT BY JSP ON BEHALF OF HQDA DCS G-I//DAPE-MSO//

  1. REFERENCE: AR 600-8-7, RETIREMENT SERVICES PROGRAM, DATED 28 APRIL 2015.
  2. MISSION: THE SOLDIER FOR LIFE (SFL) WINDOW STICKER HAS BEEN CREATED. THIS MESSAGE CLARIFIES THE CURRENT STATUS AND ORDERING INFORMATION OF THE NEW ITEM.
  3. END STATE. TO PROVIDE INFORMATION FOR OBTAINING THE NEW SOLDIER FOR LIFE WINDOW STICKER.
  4. IN JULY 2014, THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY AND THE CHIEF OF STAFF, ARMY APPROVED THE SOLDIER FOR LIFE LOGO.
  5. THE OFFICIAL SFL LOGO IS BLACK AND GOLD IN COLOR WITH GOLD

BACKGROUND AND CONSISTS OF THE U.S. ARMY STAR LOGO WITH THE WORDS

‘SOLDIER FOR LIFE” ACROSS THE BOTTOM. THE NEW ARMY SOLDIER FOR LIFE

LOGO MORE ACCURATELY REFLECTS THE ARMY’S VISION OF TRANSITIONING

SOLDIERS REMAINING A MEMBER OF THE ARMY TEAM AND IS IN KEEPING WITH

THE MOTTO “ONCE A SOLDIER, ALWAYS A SOLDIER. . .A SOLDIER FOR LIFE. ” THE SFL LOGO WAS INCORPORATED INTO A WINDOW STICKER THAT MAY BE ISSUED TO ANY SOLDIER.

  1. THE UPDATED AR 600-8-7 IDENTIFIES THE SOLDIER FOR LIFE WINDOW STICKER/DECAL AS DA LABEL 180. RETIRING SOLDIERS WILL RECEIVE TWO

COPIES OF DA LABEL 180 (SFL WINDOW STICKER) IN THE ARMY RETIRING SOLDIER COMMENDATION PROGRAM (ARSCP) PACKAGE WHICH ALSO CONTAINS THE U.S. FLAG, THE U.S. ARMY RETIRED LAPEL BUTTON, AND A LETTER OF COMMENDATION FROM THE ARMY’S SENIOR LEADERS.

  1. DA LABEL 180, SOLDIER FOR LIFE WINDOW STICKERS ARE ALSO CURRENTLY AVAILABLE FOR ORDERING THROUGH THE ARMY PUBLISHING DIRECTORATE AT HTTPS: //DOL.HQDA. PENTAGON. MIL/PTCLICK/INDEX.ASPX BY USING PIN NUMBER 105307. UNITS, RETIREMENT SERVICES OFFICERS (RSO) AND ORGANIZATIONS MAY PLACE ORDERS THROUGH THEIR UNIT PUBLICATION CONTROL OFFICERS.
  2. POINTS OF CONTACT FOR THIS MESSAGE ARE:
  3. ARMY RSO, ODCS, G-1, (DAPE-MPS-RSO) , MS. LYNN PETERSON, DSN 671-2632, CML (703) 692-2632, E-MAIL LYNN. M. PETERSON.CIV@MAIL.MIL
  4. ARMY RSO, ODCS, G-1, (DAPE-MPS-RSO) , MR. MARK OVERBERG, DSN

671-7231, CML (703) 571-7231, E-MAIL MARK. E.OVERBERG.CIV@MAIL.MIL

  1. EXPIRATION DATE: 30 NOVEMBER 2016.

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