CSM Bradley E. Cross
Command Sergeant Major
Command Sergeant Major Bradley E. Cross is a native of Canaan, Vermont. He entered the Army as a Military Policeman on May 18, 1990 and attended One Station Unit Training at Fort McClellan, Alabama.
His positions and assignments include: driver and gunner in the 552nd MP Company, Pusan, Korea; driver and gunner in the 4th MP Company, DST Investigator in the 6th MP Group (CID) Fort Carson, Colo.; DST Investigator Hawaii Field Office, 6th MP Group (CID) Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Team Leader in the Fort Shafter MP Company, Fort Shafter, Hawaii; DST Investigator in the 78th MP Detachment 6th MP Group (CID), Team Leader and Squad Leader in the 977th MP Company, Fort Riley, Kan.; Drill Sergeant in the Company C 795th MP Battalion, Senior Drill Sergeant Leader at the NCOA/Drill Sergeant School (Cadre), Operation Sergeant in the 463rd MP Company, Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.; Platoon Sergeant in the 2nd MP Company, Camp Casey, Korea; Operation Sergeant in the 342nd MP Battalion, Operation Sergeant in the 14th MP Brigade, and First Sergeant in the Company B 787th MP Battalion, Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.; First Sergeant in the 563rd MP Company, and Operations Sergeant Major in the Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment 91st MP Battalion, Fort Drum, N.Y.; Division Provost Sergeant Major in the and Operations Company, Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 25th ID Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Protection Sergeant Major for the United States Division - Center (Iraq); Command Sergeant Major of the 728th Military Police Battalion, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Command Sergeant Major of the 89th Military Police Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas; Command Sergeant Major of the U.S. Army Criminal Investigations Command and Army Corrections Command, NCR, Va.
Command Sergeant Major Cross has several deployments including Operation Iraqi Freedom 08-10 and Operation New Dawn.
He has graduated from numerous military schools including Basic Leaders Course; Military Police Investigations School; Advanced Leaders Course; Master Fitness Trainer Course; Drill Sergeant School; Air Assault School; Basic Instructor Training; Equal Opportunity Leaders Course; Combat Lifesavers Course; Senior Leaders Course; Conventional Physical Security Course; Battle Staff Course; First Sergeant Course; The United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (NR Class 35) and the BN and BDE Pre-Command/Command Sergeant Major Course. Command Sergeant Major Cross is working toward his Bachelor of Science Degree in Leadership Management.
Command Sergeant Major Cross's awards and badges include: the Legion of Merit Medal, Bronze Star Medal (second award), Meritorious Service Medal (sixth award), Army Commendation Medal (fourth award), Army Achievement Medal (sixth award), Army Good Conduct Medal (seventh award), National Defense Service Medal (w/Bronze Star), Korean Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal (two Bronze Stars), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (with numeral four), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Ribbon (with numeral five), Meritorious Unit Citation, Army Superior Unit Award, Driver's Badge, Air Assault Badge and the Drill Sergeant Badge. He is also a Sergeant Audie Murphy Club inductee (honorary) and a recipient of the prestigious Military Police "Order of the Marechaussee" in Bronze and Silver.