CSM James Mitchell

CSM Mitchell, James

His previous assignments include: Carpentry Masonry Specialist, A Co 249th Engineer Battalion Combat Heavy, Karlsruhe, Germany; Squad Leader C Co 46th Engineer Battalion Combat Heavy, Fort McClellan, Alabama; Squad Leader A Co 94th Engineer Battalion Combat Heavy, Hohenfels, Germany; Senior Instructor (Brown Hall) B Co 577th Engineer Battalion, Drill Sergeant A Co 2nd Battalion 10th Infantry Regiment, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Platoon Sergeant A Co 94th Engineer Battalion, Hohenfels, Germany; Detachment Sergeant A Co 94th Engineer Battalion Camp Bond Steel, Kosovo; First Sergeant, 535th Combat Support Equipment Company, First Sergeant B Co 7th Army NCO Academy, Deputy Commandant 7th Army NCO Academy, Grafenwoehr, Germany; Detachment Sergeant Major 573rd Construction Management Team, Brigade S-3 SGM 555th Engineer Brigade Joint Base Lewis-McChord; J-3 Sergeant Major Joint Task Force Triple Nickel, Bagram, Afghanistan; Garrison CSM Hunter Army Airfield, Savannah, GA. CSM and Senior Enlisted Engineer Trainer on the BEB Observer Coach trainer team, JMRC Hohenfels, Germany. CSM Mitchell is presently the battalion Command Sergeant Major of the 46 Engineer Battalion.

Command Sergeant Major Mitchell’s military education includes: Basic Leader Course; Advanced Leader Course; Senior Leader Course; First Sergeant Course; Air Force Senior NCO Course; Airborne Course; Air Assault Course; Basic Instructor Training Course (advanced platform); Small Group Instructor Course; Unit Alcohol and drug Course; Unit Movement Officer Course; Instructor’s Course at the Euro NATO Engineer Center (ENTEC); Systems Approach to Training Course; Drill Sergeant Course; Master Fitness Trainer Course; Safety Officer Course 40; Combatives Level 1 Course; Combatives Level 2 Course; Joint Engineer Operations Course; Battalion and Brigade Pre Command Courses.

CSM Mitchell’s deployment experience includes Desert Shield/Desert Storm, Zagreb Croatia, Mazirah Island Oman, IFOR mission Bosnia, Kosovo KFOR-4A, OIF I, OIF III, OIF 08-10, OEF XIII.

His awards and decorations include: Bronze Star medal (2 OLC); MSM (6 OLC); Army Commendation Medal (7 OLC); Army Achievement Medal (8 OLC); Good Conduct Medal (9th Award); National Defense Medal (2 Bronze Stars); Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal; Southwest Asia Service Medal (3 battle stars); Kosovo Campaign Medal (Bronze Service Star); Afghanistan Campaign Medal (1 campaign star); Iraqi Campaign Medal (3 campaign stars); Global War On Terrorism Medal; Global War On Terrorism Service Medal; Humanitarian Service Medal; NCO Professional Development Medal (numeral IV); Army Service Ribbon; Overseas Service Ribbon (numeral VIII); Kuwait Liberation Medal (Saudi Arabia); Kuwait Liberation Medal (Kuwait); NATO Medal (2nd Award); Meritorious Unit Commendation (3 OLC); Army Superior Unit Award; Drill Sergeant Identification Badge; Parachutist badge; Air Assault Badge; Driver’s Badge; Germany Army Schützenschnur (gold); Engineer Bronze De Fleury Medal; Knight of the Order of St. Michael; He is also a member of the prestigious Sergeant Morales Club.


Last Updated: 08/17/2017