R 251800Z APR 23
MSGID/GENADMIN/CMC WASHINGTON DC DMCS//
SUBJ/CALENDAR YEAR 2022 LTCOL WILLIAM G. LEFTWICH JR. TROPHY FOR OUTSTANDING LEADERSHIP//
GENTEXT/REMARKS/1. I have approved the selection of Captain Shan G. Mandrayar, Battalion Landing Team 2/4, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, I Marine Expeditionary Force, MARFORPAC, as the recipient of the CY2022 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 Captain Mandrayar and the following officers who performed so commendably:
RANK NAME MOS UNIT
Maj R. M. Hilgendorf 0302 2D BN 6TH MAR, 2D MARDIV, II MEF,
Capt J. D. Mar 0302 2D BN 7TH MAR, 1ST MARDIV, I MEF,
Capt D. P. Sanderfield 0302 1ST BN 2D MAR, 3D MARDIV, III MEF,
Capt P. C. Severson 0302 BLT 1/4, 31ST MEU, III MEF, MARFORPAC
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.//