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Command Group


Commander of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division

Colonel David S. Doyle

 

COL David S. Doyle received his commission in the Infantry from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1993. His first assignment was with 2d Battalion, 502d Infantry Regiment at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, where he served as a Rifle Platoon Leader, Heavy Weapons Platoon Leader, Support Platoon Leader, Battalion Logistics Officer and Battalion Assistant Operations Officer.

Upon completion of the Infantry Officer Advanced Course, COL Doyle served as the Brigade Training Officer for the 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He subsequently assumed command of Bravo Company, 2d Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment.

He then served with 3d Ranger Battalion as the Battalion Civil Affairs Officer, Battalion Air Operations Officer, and commander of Bravo Company. After command, COL Doyle served on the Ranger Regimental staff as the Regimental Strategic Requirements Officer before attending Command and General Staff College.

After CGSC, he returned to Fort Benning and served as the Liaison Officer, Operations Officer, and Executive Officer for the 3d Ranger Battalion. He completed the School of Advanced Military Studies (SAMS) at Fort Leavenworth prior to his assignment to the Joint Staff, in the Pakistan Afghanistan Coordination Cell, at the Pentagon.

COL Doyle served as the commander of 2d Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment and deployed with the Battalion in support of Operation Unified Response in Port au Prince, Haiti, and in support of Operation New Dawn in Iraq.

He attended the National War College in Washington, DC completing the course as a Distinguished Graduate. He then served as the CJ3, Director of Operations, for the Special Operations Joint Task Force / NATO Special Operations Component Command in Afghanistan before assuming command of the Commando BCT, 2 Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry) on 21 January, 2014.

His awards include the Silver Star Medal, the Bronze Star Medal with three oak leaf clusters, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal with oak leaf cluster, Meritorious Service Medal with three oak leaf clusters, the Joint Service Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters, the Army Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters, and the Army Achievement Medal. He has also earned the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal with arrowhead device, the Joint Meritorious Unit Award with two oak leaf clusters, the Valorous Unit Award, the Afghan Campaign Ribbon with three service stars, the Iraq Campaign Ribbon with six service stars, the Humanitarian Assistance Award, the Armed Forces Services Medal and the NATO Service Medal.

COL Doyle earned the Combat Infantryman’s Badge, the Expert Infantryman’s Badge, the Air Assault Badge, Master Parachutist Badge with Bronze Service Star, and the Ranger Tab.

Command Sergeant Major of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division

Command Sergeant Major Roger D. Parker 

CSM Roger Parker graduated Infantry one station unit training (OSUT) at Fort Benning, Georgia.  His first duty assignment was 2/9 Infantry out of Fort Ord, California where he served as a Grenadier, Team Leader, and Mortar Squad Leader. 

He then was reassigned to the 4th Ranger Training Brigade in Fort Benning Georgia as a Squad Leader and Instructor.  Thereafter he changed stations to Fort Bragg, North Carolina where he served with the 1st Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment as a Squad Leader and Platoon Sergeant.  After three years he was sent to Fort Polk, Louisiana to serve as an Observer and Controller and Platoon Sergeant in the 1/509th.  After his service in Fort Polk he was reassigned back to Fort Bragg, North Carolina as a First Sergeant in the 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment where he deployed to Iraq.  After serving as a First Sergeant for three years he was sent to the 3rd Brigade 82nd Airborne Division to serve as the Brigade Operations Sergeant Major and again deployed to Iraq.

He was then sent to the 82nd Airborne Division to serve as the G3 Operations Sergeant Major.   He was reassigned to Fort Benning, Georgia and where he served as the OSUT, Command Sergeant Major.  CSM Parker most recently served as the 3rd Battalion, 15 Infantry Regiment Command Sergeant Major at Ft. Stewart, Georgia from February 27, 2012 to May 16, 2014, including a nine month deployment to Wardak, Afghanistan.

CSM Parker awards and decorations include Bronze Star Medal 1 OLC, Meritorious Service Medal 2 OLC, Army Commendation Medal 6 SOLC & 1 OLC, Army Achievement Medal 4 OLC, Valorous Unit Award, Meritorious Unit Commendation 1 OLC, Army Good Conduct Medal 9 knots, National Defense Service with 1 Bronze Star, Afghanistan Campaign Medal with 2 Campaign Stars, Iraq Campaign Medal with 2 Campaign Stars, Global War on Terror Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terror Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon Numeral 4, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon Numeral 3, NATO Medal, Ranger Tab, Combat Infantryman Badge, Expert Infantryman Badge, Pathfinder Badge, Master Parachutist Badge, and Air Assault Badge.