MAJ Montgomery Granger

MAJ Montgomery Granger

Dates of Service: Oct 1986 - Dec 2008
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  • PFC Oct 86
  • SPC Apr 88
  • 2LT Aug 91
  • 1LT Aug 94
  • CPT Aug 99
  • MAJ Feb 07
Commissioning Source:  OCS

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I am the author of "Saving Grace at Guantanamo Bay: A Memoir of a Citizen Warrior," and former ranking US Army Medical Department officer, Joint Detainee Operations Group (JDOG), Joint Task Force 160, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, from FEB - JUN 2002. I wrote the book to expose the REAL story about detention operations in the Global War on Terror. Gitmo is the finest military detention facility on earth.

Military Experiences

Jan 1992 - Nov 1999
Company Commander/Staff Officer/Various Positions
Oct 1986 - Aug 1987
Combat Medic
Combat Medic with HHC. PLT SGT, “Mal,” was Combat EFMB from Vietnam War. Hooah!


(1 year, 11 months)
Sep 2005 - Nov 2005
Coordinated retrograde movement back to the U.S. for my unit. Trans officer went home on emergency leave. Lucky me!
Dec 2004 - Sep 2005
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Field Medical Assistant: Coordinated medical, preventive medical and environmental services for detention operations. Abu Ghraib, Baghdad, Camp Bucca, Ashraf.
Feb 2003 - Jun 2003
Fort Dix, NJ
Trained for no deployment, thanks to Turkey, who voted NOT to allow U.S. forces to travel through their country in order to attack Iraq from the north, but still accepted $7 billion in aid.
Feb 2002 - Jun 2002
Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Ranking U.S. Army Medical Department officer with the Joint Detainee Operations Group, Task Force 160, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba - helped take care of bad guys.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Jun 2007 - Jul 2007

Additional Duty Safety Officer (USAR)

Feb 2005 - Mar 2005

Officer Advanced (Military Police, Non-Branch Familiarization)

Jul 2004 - Aug 2004

Combined Arms Services and Staff School (CAS3), Camp Ripley, MN

Jun 2000 - Jul 2000


Security Clearance

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

1998 - 2000

State University of New York at Stony Brook

School District Administrator

1985 - 1986

1980 - 1985

University of Alabama

Bachelor's Degree, Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance

Civilian Experiences

Jun 2015 - Present
Associate Administrator for Health, Physical Education and Operations
Aug 2009 - Jun 2012
Director of Health, Physical Education and Athletics
Started in Jun 2000
District Administrator for Operations/Director of Health, Physical Education, Athletics and Health Services

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