SSG Dennis Grossmann

SSG Dennis Grossmann

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  • PVT
  • PVT Jan 90
  • PV2 Sep 90
  • PFC Feb 91
  • SPC Sep 92
  • SGT Jun 04
  • SSG Oct 09

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Bio 

I've been a mechanic, skilled laborer, heavy highway laborer, Heating and Air tech, haven't retired, but service connected problems with my back and neck have kept me grounded. I don't miss the Army at all, I just miss some of the camaraderie, shared misery, bad food, sh** house lawyers, PT, training subordinates, deployments, okay, there was more good than bad so I guess I do miss it a little.

Military Experiences

Sep 2001 - Oct 2012
Equipment Operator
Oct 2009 - Apr 2012
Oct 1992 - Jan 2004
Research and Development on the M2A2,Blue force tracker and many other things

Deployments

(2 years, 9 months)
Apr 2009 - Mar 2010
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Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Wasted almost a year building up FOB defenses, only to learn that the base was closing.
Dec 2004 - Dec 2005
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Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
A gunner for a TMT running from Al A sad to Kuwaiti and all points in between, including but not limited to Ramadi, Fallujah, Hit, FOB Kalsu, Cedar 2, and Scania. Also did construction work when it was supposed to be down time.
Mar 2004 - Apr 2004
Guatemala
Probably the best annual training exercise ever.
Dec 1990 - May 1991
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Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Sep 2002

21E Heavy Construction Equipment Operator

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Apr 2002

Combat Engineer Training

Jul 1990 - Oct 1990

63E M1 Tank Systems Mechanic

Certifications

2004

D8/9 Operator Certification Cat Factory 1st group to ever go through for the Army.

Foreign Language Skills

1992

German (3+/3+)

Security Clearance
Secret

Personal Information

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