Happy to report both a O-3 LT and myself were reimbursed for a single $200 with AmEx Personal Platinum and a single $250 using the AmEx Hilton Aspire Card.
Share your data points if you got it! I updated my churning guide as well. Also happy to report the $50 in person Saks is coming back fully reimbursed, even for a gift card:
Additionally I was able to get cash back using Ebates on buying the gift card: