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Command Group


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

Colonel COL Scott Himes

 

 

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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.