Warrant Officer Five Tolbert retired from active duty on 31 October 2005
culminating a 32 year career as the 8th Regimental Chief Warrant Officer of the
Quartermaster Corps. He currently serves as Deputy Chief for the Office of the
Quartermaster General, US Army Quartermaster Center and School.
Warrant Officer Five Tolbert received a Warrant Officer appointment after
completing the Warrant Officer Candidate Course at
Warrant Officer Five Tolbert has served in a variety of career progressive
assignments that include; Battalion Supply Technician, 223rd Aviation Battalion,
Property Book Officer, 26th Signal Battalion, during this assignment he deployed
to Saudi Arabia in support of both ”Operations Desert Shield and Desert
Storm", Property Book Team Chief and later Chief Asset Visibility Section,
Division Materiel Management Center, 4th Infantry Division; Property Book
Officer US Army Central Command-Forward, Camp Doha Kuwait; Instructor/Writer US
Army Quartermaster Center and School, and Quartermaster Personnel Career
Management Officer, United States Total Army Personnel Command.
Tolbert is authorized to wear the Legion of Merit, the Bronze Star, the
Meritorious Service Medal with 6 Oak Leaf Clusters, the Army Commendation Medal
with two Oak Leaf Clusters, and the Army Achievement Medal with five Oak Leaf
Clusters. Other decorations include the National Defense Service Medal with
Bronze Stars, Southwest Asia Medal with Bronze Star, the Armed Forces
Expeditionary Medal, Saudi/Kuwait Liberation Medal, and the Kuwait Liberation
Tolbert is a Distinguished Member of the Quartermaster Regiment and a recipient
of the Distinguished Order of Saint Martin.