1stSgt Michael Gartland

1stSgt Michael Gartland

Dates of Service: Mar 1984 - Feb 2008
RETIRED
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Promotions

  • Amn Sep 85
  • A1C Jul 86
  • SrA Mar 87
  • Sgt Nov 87
  • SSgt Jul 88
  • TSgt May 94
  • MSgt Dec 99
  • 1stSgt Apr 05

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Bio 

- U-2 avionics, Air Education and Training Command master instructor, enlisted historian, first sergeant. - Retired after 24 years active duty; working in contractor position as senior historian for United States Air Forces Central Command.

Military Experiences

Apr 2005 - Jun 2007
20 OSS
Jul 2002 - Sep 2004
HO
Jan 1985 - Oct 1990
TR-1/U-2 Avionics Guidance and Control Systems Technician

Deployments

(2 years)
Feb 2006 - Mar 2007
Pakistan
First sergeant for 9th Air Expeditionary Task Force - Falcon Talon
Feb 2003 - Sep 2003
Iraq ribbon
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
363d Air Expeditionary Wing historian
Sep 1996 - Oct 1996
Afesr
Operation Southern Watch
4404th Wing (Provisional) historian while USAF consolidated forces at Prince Sultan Air Base, Saudi Arabia, following the terrorist attack on Khobar Towers
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