Det 8

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Detachment 8, Stuttgart, Germany
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (CET)
Phone: DSN - 314-430-5300 Commercial - 011-49-711-7080-0181
Mailing Address: HQ USEUCOM, Attn: ECRA, Unit 30400, APO, AE 09128-5000

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Announcement of the Award of the Joint Meritorious Unit Award (JMUA) TO HQ EUCOM Per Joint Staff

Permanent Order Number J-ISO-0006-15, dated Jan. 14, 2015, under the provisions of DoD Manual 1348.33-V1, Nov. 23, 2010, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff has awarded the Joint Meritorious Unit Award for exceptional meritorious service to HQ EUCOM to include the following subordinate activities: JAC, RAF Molesworth; Supreme HQ Allied Powers Europe, Survey Section, Mons Belgium; Special Activities Supreme Allied Commander Division, Mon Belgium; and Special Operation Command Europe, Stuttgart, during the period of 1 September 2011 to 12 September 2014. Service units and individuals assigned to Service units in support of these organizations are not eligible for this award.

IMAs who were present at the time and directly participated in the service or achievement for 30 days or more shall be authorized to wear the JMUA ribbon. Members must be permanently assigned or attached by official orders.

For records update, attach source document(s) (i.e. official orders) and JS order through the vPC-GR. For more information please reference the DoDM cited above or contact the 786 FSS Det 1, Force Management section at

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Det 8 Commander

Colonel Will Roff is the Commander, Headquarters Individual Reservist Readiness and Integration Organization, Detachment 8, Patch Barracks, United States Army Garrison, Stuttgart, Germany. He is responsible for the readiness, accountability, personnel and administrative services for the Individual Reservists assigned to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, European Command, Africa Command and United States Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa

Col Roff entered the Air Force in 1992 with a Regular Commission from the United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs Colo.  Upon graduation, Col Roff was assigned to Malmstrom AFB in Great Falls, Mont. where he started his nine year active duty career in ICBM Maintenance working on Minuteman II, Minuteman III, and the Peace Keeper Weapon systems. His distinguished accomplishments include the Air Force’s ICBM Maintenance Officer of the Year and Air Force Space Command’s Logistician of the Year.  In 1999 Col Roff left active duty service and transitioned to an Academy Liaison Officer.  Following a period in the IRR, Col Roff selected a position in aircraft maintenance where he served as a maintenance officer and a Commander in the 916th Maintenance Group, Seymour Johnson AFB N.C. and deployed in 2014 to Southwest Asia in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. 

Prior to his current position, he served as the Deputy Group Commander, 315th Maintenance Group, Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina.

Det 8 Superintendent

Chief Master Sergeant Derrick Stroman serves as the Superintendent, Headquarters Individual Reservist Readiness and Integration Organization Detachment 8, United States Army Garrison Stuttgart, Germany. Detachment 8 is responsible for the readiness, accountability, personnel and administrative services for the Individual Reservists (IRs) assigned to North Atlantic Treaty Organization, European Command, Africa Command and United States Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa. Duties include initiating, managing, and monitoring funding, training, assignments, and other manpower actions with appropriate offices. He is responsible for oversight/tracking of personnel processes, IR end- strength execution, programming, readiness issues related to the IR program, execution of manpower, personnel, funding and education/training policies. Detachment 8 serves as the local point of contact for all IRs questions concerning Reserve personnel and administration.

CMSgt Stroman was born in Washington, D.C. and entered the Air Force in June 1994. Upon graduating from Services technical training at Lackland Air Force Base, TX, he has served in numerous assignments. These assignments include working at the Headquarters Air Force, MAJCOM, Wing, Group, and Squadron levels. He has deployed in support of Operations ENDURING FREEDOM and IRAQI FREEDOM. He took the opportunity to cross-train into the administration career field in 2004. He was selected into a special duty assignment in 2016 and cross-trained into the Military Training Leader career field. SMSgt Stroman has a very diversified career serving as a Regular Air Force, Traditional Reservist, Individual Mobilization Augmentee, and Active Guard Reserve member. He recently completed his second Associates degree in Education and Training Management from the Community College of the Air Force. He was most recently, assigned as the AFRC Technical Training Liaison, Headquarters Air Force Reserve Command, Directorate of Personnel, Operating Location, Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas before assuming his current position. While assigned to Sheppard he was recognized as the HQ AFRC Directorate of Personnel SNCO of the 1st Quarter in 2018 and the 82d Training Wing, Training Operations SNCO of the 2nd Quarter in 2019.

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