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Command Group




 Lieutenant Colonel Robert W. Marshall

LTC Robert W. Marshall earned his commission and a Bachelor of Arts from Furman University.

 LTC Marshall’s previous assignments include battery commands in the 10th Mountain DIVARTY; Small Group Instructor and Senior Instructor, Field Artillery Captains’ Career Course at Fort Sill, OK; Brigade Fire Support Officer 1BCT 10th Mountain and Battalion Operations Officer with 3-6 FA during Operation Iraqi Freedom 07-09; and Executive Officer with 3-6 FA supporting Operation Enduring Freedom 10-11. Most recently LTC Marshall served in a Joint assignment as the Fires Officer for II Marine Expeditionary Force and Fire Support Coordinator for the 2d Marine Expeditionary Brigade at Camp Lejeune, NC.

 LTC Marshall’s awards include 2 BSMs, 2 MSMs, 2 ARCOMs, 1 Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, 1 AAM , 1 MUC, 2 NDSMs, 1 AFEM, KCMBS, 1 ACMCS, 1 ICMCS, 1 GWOTE, 1 GWOTS, 1 ASR, 2 OSRs, and the NATO Medal for Bosnia, Kosovo and OEF.

 LTC Marshall has served 1 tour in Iraq, 1 tour in Afghanistan and has been previously stationed in Fort Hood, Fort Drum, Fort Still and Camp Lejeune.  



Command Sergeant Major Byron C. Larsen

Command Sergeant Major Larsen enlisted in the United States Army in February of 1991 and completed Basic Combat Training and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sill, Oklahoma as a 13B Field Artilleryman.  His first duty assignment was 10th Mountain Division at Ft. Drum, New York. CSM Larsen’s other assignments include tours to Green Bay, WI, Ft. Campbell, KY, and Ft. Hood, TX.

CSM Larsen has served in numerous leadership positions throughout his Field Artillery career ranging from Section Chief and Battery First Sergeant to Battalion Sergeant Major of a Training Support Battalion.  Command Sergeant Major Larsen’s deployments include one to Iraq (OIF 1) and one to Afghanistan (OEF 7-8).

CSM Larsen has attended various military schools to include Warrior Leader Course, Advanced Leaders Course, Senior Leaders Course, Army Recruiter Course, Station Commander Course, First Sergeant Course, Airborne School, Air Assault School, Sling Master Course, Basic Close Combat Course, and Combat Life Savers Course. Additionally, he holds an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science.

CSM Larsen’s awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (1OLC), Meritorious Service Medal (2OLC), Army Commendation Medal (9OLC), Army Achievement Medal 14th Award, Meritorious Unit Citation (1OLC), Army Good Conduct Medal 6th Award, National Defense Service Medal 2nd Award, Humanitarian Service Medal, Non-Commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon 3rd Award, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Ribbon 2rd Award, NATO Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Campaign Star 2nd Award, Iraq Campaign Medal with Campaign Star 2nd Award, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, the Combat Action Badge, Army Recruiter Badge, Drivers Badge and Air Assault Badge. He is a member of the Honorable Order of Saint Barbara and Audie Murphy Club.