R 262042Z MAR 21
MSGID/GENADMIN/CMC WASHINGTON DC DMCS//
SUBJ/CALENDAR YEAR 2020 LTCOL WILLIAM G. LEFTWICH JR. TROPHY FOR OUTSTANDING LEADERSHIP//
GENTEXT/REMARKS/1. I have approved the selection of Major Michael H. Nolan, 2d Battalion, 5th Marines, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, MARFORPAC, as the recipient of the CY2020 Leftwich Trophy For Outstanding Leadership for Performance while serving as a company commander within 1st Marine Division. As expected, the competition was exceptionally keen. All nominees had exemplary records which indicated noteworthy leadership and command ability.
2. Congratulations to Major Nolan and the following officers who performed so commendably:
Rank Name MOS Unit
Maj W. Cunningham 0302 3D BN, 1ST MAR, 1ST MARDIV,
I MEF, MARFORPAC
Maj M. Scotto 0302 1ST BN, 3D MAR, 3D MARDIV,
III MEF, MARFORPAC
Maj M. Hanks 0302 HQBN, 2D MARDIV, II MEF, MARFORCOM
Maj P. Hofinga 0302 3D BN, 2D MAR, 2D MARDIV,
II MEF, MARFORCOM
3. Information and coordinating instructions regarding the presentation of the trophy will be forwarded via separate correspondence.
4. Semper Fidelis, David H. Berger, General, U.S. Marine Corps, Commandant Of The Marine Corps.//