SPC Alex Hilstro was honored for his outstanding professionalism and tactical expertise in support of Operation Enduring Freedom at the 8th Annual AUSA Troop Appreciation Banquet.
SPC Alex Hilstro is from Albany, New York and is assigned to Charlie Battery, 4-5 ADA (Ft. Hood).
SPC Hislstro is considered one of the most professional and competent Soldiers in Crew Green. He is also one of the most proficient Reports Operator in the Battery. His hard work is evident in the BCP as he and his section have yet to fail an evaluation.
SPC Hilstro has the highest APFT score in the platoon with a score of 291. He is an extremely hard worker who can be full heartedly relied upon to complete any task put before him.
Recently, SPC Hilstro has become interested in investing his money. He created an investment account with USAA and has been researching ways to make his money grow.
SPC Hilstro never complains and always takes initiative to get the job done, making him the perfect candidate to receive this award.