CSM Thomas Ray

CSM Thomas Ray

Dates of Service: Jun 1969 - Jul 2010
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  • PV2 Jun 69
  • PFC Jan 70
  • SPC Mar 70
  • SGT Jun 70
  • SSG
  • SFC
  • MSG
  • CSM

Recent Activity  -

Military Experiences

Apr 2009 - Jul 2010
Operations NCOIC
Operations SGM for Northern Kuwait and and Southern Iraq.
Jun 2006 - Sep 2007
Garrison Command Sergeant Major
OPCON to 2nd and 3rd MAW as the garrison CSM for all Army.
Feb 2003 - Apr 2004
NCOIC for Task Force Gator, working with all the Coalition Forces during the RIP with the Marine Corp. Provided Convoy Security, Logistics, directed by CFLCC and the State Dept.
Jun 1970 - Dec 1970
Team Sergeant
Worked in 5 man LRP teams, had snipers attached, I acted as a spotter. We had four teams, with one in firebase acting as communications for the other teams. Highest rank we had on the teams was one E6. Missions included: stay behind ambushes, prisoner snatches, radio relay for foreign troops, anything crazy they could think up.


(4 years, 6 months)
Apr 2009 - Jul 2010
Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) - Kuwait
Operations Sergeant Major - Northern Kuwait and Southern Iraq
Jul 2006 - Aug 2007
Iraq ribbon
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Garrison Command Sergeant Major - Al Asad, Iraq
Feb 2003 - Jan 2004
Iraq ribbon
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
NCOIC - Task Force Gator, CFLCC C4 Multinational Logistics
Jan 1970 - Dec 1970
Vietnam ribbon
Vietnam War
11F Intel Sergeant 199th LIB and 1st Cav Div

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools
Individual & Special Skill Schools

Distinguished Rifleman Badge 1995