NEWS | Nov. 18, 2015

Logistics deputy retires

By Sgt. Denis Oritiz 841st Transportation Battalion

The 841st Transportation Battalion hosted a joint, Army - Navy, retirement ceremony celebrating the career of Navy Lieutenant Commander Anthony J. Seifert (a.k.a. Otter).  The ceremony took place at the Navy Memorial Amphitheater in North Charleston, S.C. on October 30, 2015. Many family members, former coworkers and countless friends attended. Army Lieutenant Col.  Dennis Major (841st Battalion Commander) officiating the event, welcomed the guest speaker, Navy Lieutenant Commander Ilia Ermoshkin.

Lcdr. Seifert's 23 year career included assignments as Food Service Officer, Logistics, Plans and Policy Officer, Force Ordnance Officer, JTF-HOA Operations Logistics Officer, Instructor/Clearance Officer, Naval Postgraduate School. His assignments took him across the United States from Florida to Southern California, Alaska to Virginia and around the globe. Seifert's final assignment was as the Deputy Commander and Operations Officer of the 841st Transportation Battalion.