Senior Military Science Instructor / MS-III Instructor

MSG Michael Walsh





 41 credits from Western Kentucky University


Airborne School

Combat Lifesaver Course

Basic Leader Course

Advanced Leader Course

Ranger School

Army Basic Instructor Course

Tactics Certification Course

Ranger First Responder Course

Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support Course

Senior Leader Course

Sapper School

Army Mountain Warfare School

Jumpmaster Course

Pathfinder Course

Counter IED Dismounted Tactics Master Trainer Course

Commander / First Sergeant Course.


3rd BN 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, Fort Bragg, North Carolina where he served as Grenadier and RTO from May 2001 to July 2002

1st BN 503rd Infantry Regiment, Vicenza, Italy where he served as Grenadier, Rifle Team Leader, Rifle Squad Leader and Reconnaissance Team Leader from August 2002 to December 2008

6th Ranger Training Battalion, Eglin Air Force Base where he served as a Ranger Instructor from January 2009 to February 2012

6th SDRN 4th Cavalry Regiment, Fort Knox, Kentucky where he served as Platoon Sergeant from April 2012 to October 2014

HHC BDE 173rd IBCT (ABN), Vicenza, Italy where he served as the BDE Air Operations NCOIC from November 2014 to July 2015

1st BN 503rd Infantry Regiment, Vicenza, Italy where he served as First Sergeant from July 2015 to July 2017.


Bronze Star Medal

Meritorious Service Medal (1 OLC)

Army Commendation Medal (6 OLC)

Army Achievement Medal (5 OLC)

Army Good Conduct Medal (5 Knots)

National Defense Service Medal

Afghanistan Campaign Medal (2 CS)

Iraq Campaign Medal (1 CS)

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 6)

Non-commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 3)

Ranger Tab

Sapper Tab

Parachutist Badge

Senior Parachutist Badge

Master Parachutist Badge

Pathfinder Badge

Italian Parachutist Badge

Expert Infantryman Badge

Combat Infantryman Badge