Carlson, Charlie, SSG

Military Police Corps (Enlisted)
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Current Service Status
USA Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Current/Last Service Branch
Military Police Corps
Current/Last Primary MOS
31B-Military Police
Current/Last MOS Group
Military Police Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
2003-2004, 31B, HHT, 2nd Cavalry Regiment
Previously Held MOS
95B-Military Policeman
95B-Q9-Accident Investigator
95D-CID Special Agent
Service Years
1989 - 2005
Foreign Language(s)
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Cold War Certificate
Presidential Certificate of Appreciation
Order of the Spur

Staff Sergeant

Four Service Stripes

Three Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

Army Military Police Army CID French Fourragere US Southern Command

2nd Cavalry Regiment 800th Military Police Brigade 3rd Infantry Division

 Unofficial Badges 

Military Police Mountain Sniper Army Honorable Discharge (1984-Present)

US Army S.E.R.E. insignia MP Shoulder Cord Jungle Expert Badge Order of The Spur

 Military Association Memberships
CID Agents2nd Cavalry AssociationPost 1Military Association of GeoCachers
Military Police Regimental Association (MPRA)Non Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA)
  2004, CID Agents [Verified]
  2004, 2nd Cavalry Association [Verified]
  2004, American Legion, Post 1 (Member) (Atlanta, Georgia) - Chap. Page
  2008, Military Association of GeoCachers
  2012, Military Police Regimental Association (MPRA) - Assoc. Page
  2012, Non Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Action 1st Award
Military Police

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1990, 795th Military Police Battalion (Fort McClellan, AL), B/1
  1999, CID Special Agent Warrant Officer Basic Course (Fort McClellan, AL), A
 Unit Assignments
ARNG, Florida1st Battalion, 121st Infantry Regiment800th Military Police BrigadeUS Army South (USARSO)/Military Police Command, Panama
U.S. Army92nd Military Police BattalionMilitary Police UnitsXVIII Airborne Corps
25th Military Police CompanyCID Field Office, HawaiiUS Army Criminal Investigation Command (USACIDC)Task Force Eagle
Army Garrison Fort Irwin, CA2nd Cavalry Regiment
  1989-1990, 95B, 705th Military Police Company
  1990-1990, 95B, 1st Battalion, 121st Infantry Regiment/D Company
  1990-1992, 95B, 705th Military Police Company
  1991-1991, 95B, 800th Military Police Brigade/HHC
  1992-1993, Military Police Command, Panama/HHC, LEA
  1993-1993, 95B-Q9, Military Police Traffic Accident Investigation Course
  1993-1996, 95B-Q9, 92nd Military Police Battalion/HHC
  1996-1998, 511th Military Police Company
  1996-1998, 95B, XVIII Airborne Corps
  1998-1998, 95B, 25th Military Police Company
  1998-2001, 95D, CID Field Office, Hawaii
  1999-1999, 95D, (31D) Criminal Investigations Special Agent Course
  2001-2001, 95D, Hunter Branch Office - Fort Stewart District
  2001-2004, 31B, 549th Military Police Company
  2002-2002, 31B, Task Force Eagle
  2002-2002, 95B, Army Garrison Fort Irwin, CA/Operations Group NTC
  2003-2004, 31B, HHT, 2nd Cavalry Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1990-1990 Gulf War/Defense of Saudi Arabia/Operation Desert Shield
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Liberation and Defense of Kuwait/Operation Desert Storm
  1991-1991 Operation Desert Falcon (Saudi Arabia)
  1994-1994 Operation Safe Haven/Safe Passage (Cuba)
  2002-2002 Operation Joint Forge (SFOR)
  2004-2004 Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)1
 Reflections on Service
Please describe who or what influenced your decision to join the Army?
Whether you were in the service for several years or as a career, please describe the direction or path you took. What was your reason for leaving?
If you participated in any military operations, including combat, humanitarian and peacekeeping operations, please describe those which were the most significant to you and, if life-changing, in what way.
Was there a particular incident during your service when you believed you were in a situation you might not survive? Please describe what happened and what was the outcome.
Of all your duty stations or assignments, which one do you have fondest memories of and why? Which one was your least favorite?
From your entire service, including combat, describe the personal memories which have impacted you most?
What achievement(s) are you most proud of from your military career? If you received any medals, awards, formal presentations or qualification badges for significant achievement or valor, please describe how these were earned.
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or any other memorabilia, please describe those which are the most meaningful to you and why?
Which individual(s) from your time in the military stand out as having the most positive impact on you and why?
Please recount the names of friends you served with, at which location, and what you remember most about them. Indicate those you are already in touch with and those you would like to make contact with.
Can you recount a particular incident from your service which may or may not have been funny at the time, but still makes you laugh?
What profession did you follow after your military service and what are you doing now? If you are currently serving, what is your present occupational specialty?
What military associations are you a member of, if any? What specific benefits do you derive from your memberships?
In what ways has serving in the military influenced the way you have approached your life and your career? What do you miss most about your time in the service?
Based on your own experiences, what advice would you give to those who have recently joined the Army?
In what ways has helped you remember your military service and the friends you served with.
 Colleges Attended 
Georgia Military CollegeFlorida State UniversityCommunity College of the Air ForceCentral Texas College
University of PhoenixUniversity of Maryland at BaltimoreSaint Leo UniversityUniversity of Florida
  1990-1990, Georgia Military College
  1993-1996, Florida State University
  1994-1994, Community College of the Air Force
  1998-1998, Jefferson Community College
  1999-2000, Central Texas College
  2000-2006, University of Phoenix
  2002-2002, University of Maryland at Baltimore
  2006-2009, Saint Leo University
  2009-2011, University of Florida
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Jul 12, 2012, General Photos
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