Beck, Rodney, CSM

Field Artillery (Enlisted)
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Current Service Status
USA Retired
Current/Last Rank
Command Sergeant Major
Current/Last Service Branch
Command Sergeant Major
Current/Last Primary MOS
00Z-Command Sergeant Major FA
Current/Last MOS Group
Field Artillery (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
2009-2011, 00Z, HQ, US Army Cadet Command
Previously Held MOS
13E10-Cannon Fire Direction Specialist
13C-Tactical Fire Operations/Automated Fire Control Systems Specialist
13Z-Field Artillery Senior Sergeant
Service Years
1976 - 2011
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Command Sergeant Major

Nine Service Stripes

 Official Badges 

Drill Sergeant Badge Drill Sergeant Campaign Hat (Male)

 Unofficial Badges 

Honorable Order of Saint Barbara Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Sergeant Morales Club

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Sergeant Morales ClubAssociation of United States Army (AUSA)United States Field Artillery AssociationSergeant Audie Murphy Club
  1981, Sergeant Morales Club
  1991, Association of United States Army (AUSA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2001, United States Field Artillery Association [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2002, Sergeant Audie Murphy Club

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Retired....Enjoying the relaxation.
Other Comments:
Mar 2004 Retired

Oct 2004 I received my private pilot license.

July 05, I started working as an instructor for the Montana Youth Challenge Program, Department of Military Affairs, Dillon, Montana.

08 Mar 2009 reported to active duty, Ft. Jackson, SC, (Retiree Recall - Volunteer).  23Mar09 reported to the Gonzaga University ROTC, Spokane, WA.

2011 - Retired again.

July 2012 - Was asked to go to Ft. Lewis and assist at LDAC....I accepted (anything to help our soldiers and future leaders of our Army).

Aug-Sep 2012 - Was asked to work as an administrative assistant (Assistant Resource Technician) at Gonzaga University ROTC....again I accepted......

Oct 2012-Sep 2014 - Relaxing

Oct 2014-Present - Firearms instructor, Tech Support Specialist for HiFi Simulation Technologies, Scenery Developer for Orbx Simulation Systems.
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 Ribbon Bar

Aviation Badge (Basic)
Senior Parachutist
Great Britain - Jump Wings

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1976, 4th Battalion, 1st Training Brigade (Fort Sill, OK), A/3
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
3rd Battalion, 34th Field Artillery 9th Infantry Division1st Battalion, 509th Infantry (Airborne)Southern European Task Force (SETAF)
2nd Battalion, 37th Field ArtilleryUnited States European Command (USEUCOM)1st Battalion (Cadre) 19th Field Artillery Regiment6th Battalion, 37th Field Artillery
2nd Infantry Division1st Battalion, 7th Artillery First Army (1st Army)2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment
Division Artillery (DIVARTY) 10th Mountain Division (LI)Field Artillery Center & School (Staff)ROTC Gonzaga University (Cadre), HQ, US Army Cadet CommandHQ, US Army Cadet Command
  1977-1979, 13E10, 3rd Battalion, 34th Field Artillery
  1977-1979, 13E10, 9th Infantry Division
  1979-1982, 13E10, D Troop, 1st Battalion, 509th Infantry (Airborne)
  1979-1982, Southern European Task Force (SETAF)
  1987-1988, 13C, 2nd Battalion, 37th Field Artillery
  1988-1991, 13C, United States European Command (USEUCOM)
  1991-1995, 13Z, HHB, 1st Battalion (Cadre) 19th Field Artillery Regiment
  1995-1996, 13Z, HHB, 6th Battalion, 37th Field Artillery
  1995-1996, 13Z, 2nd Infantry Division
  1996-1998, 13Z, E Battery, 1st Battalion, 7th Artillery
  1998-1998, 13Z, First Army (1st Army)
  1998-2000, 00Z, 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment
  2000-2001, 00Z, Division Artillery (DIVARTY) 10th Mountain Division (LI)
  2001-2004, 00Z, Field Artillery Center & School (Staff)
  2009-2011, 00Z, ROTC Gonzaga University (Cadre), HQ, US Army Cadet Command
  2009-2011, 00Z, HQ, US Army Cadet Command
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Liberation and Defense of Kuwait/Operation Desert Storm
  1998-2004 Operation Joint Forge (SFOR)4
  2001-2001 Terrorist Attack on the Pentagon
 Colleges Attended 
Pierce College,  Fort Lewis, WAUniversity of Maryland, European DivisionCity Colleges of Chicago
  1977-1977, Pierce College, Fort Lewis, WA
  1980-1980, University of Maryland, European Division
  1990-1990, City Colleges of Chicago
  1996-1997, International College
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