Sergeant Major Matthew J. Walters
Command Sergeant Major, 11th Military Police Battalion (CID)
SGM Walters is a native of Goldsboro, NC. He entered the Army in November, 1988 and attended One Station Unit Training at Fort McClellan, AL as a Military Police Soldier.
SGM Walters’ assignments include Military Policeman, 256th Military Police Company, Hanau, GE; Team Leader, 437th Military Police Company, Fort Belvoir, VA; Military Police Investigator, 704th Military Police Battalion, Fort Lewis, WA; Squad Leader, 57th Military Police Company, Camp Carroll, Korea, Corrections Shift Leader, United States Disciplinary Barracks, Fort Leavenworth, KS; USACIDC Special Agent, Fort Leavenworth, KS; Detachment Sergeant, 20th Military Police Detachment (CID), Camp Casey, Korea; Detachment Sergeant, 90th Military Police Detachment (CID), Fort Sill, OK; Detachment Sergeant , 43rd Military Police Detachment (CID), Fort Hood, TX; Operations Sergeant, 11th Military Police Battalion (CID), Fort Hood, TX; First Sergeant, Fort Riley CID Battalion, Fort Riley, KS; Sergeant Major, 22nd Military Police Battalion (CID), Fort Lewis, WA; and Sergeant Major, 11th Military Police Battalion (CID), Fort Hood, TX. SGM Walters was most recently assigned to the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy, Class 62, Fort Bliss, TX.
SGM Walters deployments include Operation Sea Signal, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba (1992), Joint Task Force 160, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba (1995), Operation Iraqi Freedom (2004-2005).
SGM Walters military education includes the Primary Leadership Development Course, Basic Non Commissioned Officers Course, Advanced Non Commissioned Officers Course, First Sergeants Course, United States Army Sergeants Major Academy, Class 62, Military Police Investigators Course, Corrections Non Commissioned Officers Course, CID Special Agent Course, Protective Services Training Course, Hostage Negotiations Course, Advanced Crime Scene Investigation Course, Anti Terrorism Force Protection Level II Course, and Scotland Yard Exhibits Officer Training Course. SGM Walters has a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Administration from Upper Iowa University and a Master of Criminal Justice Administration degree from Oklahoma City University.
SGM Walters awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, the Army Commendation Medal with six Oak Leaf Clusters, the Army Achievement Medal with seven Oak Leaf Clusters, the Joint Meritorious Unit Award with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Meritorious Unit Citation with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Army Good Conduct Medal, (7th Award), the National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Star, the Korean Defense Service Medal, the Iraq Campaign Medal with Bronze Service Star, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Non Commissioned Officer Development Ribbon (4), the Army Service Ribbon, the Overseas Service Ribbon (4th Award), and the U.S. Coast Guard Special Operations Ribbon.