Command Sgt. Major Michael E. Diggs Sr.
January 6, 2014
CSM Michael E. Diggs Sr.
Command Sgt. Major, U.S. Army Garrison Daegu, South Korea
Installation Management Command, Pacific Region
Command Sergeant Major Michael E. Diggs, Sr. was born in Newport News, VA. He began his military career as a 71L and later reclassified to a 75B.
Command Sergeant Major Diggs' assignments include PAC Clerk, HHSC, 307th Military Intelligence Battalion, Ludwigsburg, Germany; PSNCO, HHSC, 110th Military Intelligence Battalion, 642nd Engineer (CSE) Company (Desert Shield/Storm), and HHC, 41st Engineer Battalion, Fort Drum, NY; PSNCO, HHC, 18th Military Police Brigade, Admin NCO, HHD, 93rd Military Police Battalion, PSNCO, 284th Military Police Company, Frankfurt, Germany; Senior Personnel Sergeant and Battalion Adjutant, HQ/A, 832nd Ordnance Battalion, Redstone Arsenal, AL; First Sergeant, HHD, US Army Chemical Activity, Pacific, Johnston Island; Senior Personnel Sergeant, HSC, 61st Area Support Medical Battalion, Detachment Sergeant, Detachment B, 546th Personnel Services Battalion, Fort Hood, TX; Personnel Readiness Improvement and Development (PRIDE) Team NCO and First Sergeant HHC, 1st Personnel Command, Schwetzingen, Germany; First Sergeant, HHC, Special Activities, Fort Belvoir, VA; Strength Management NCOIC, Headquarters, TRADOC, G-1, Fort Monroe, VA and Branch Sergeant Major, Military Schools Branch and Engineer Branch, United States Army Human Resources Command, Alexandria, VA. His most recent assignment was as Command Sergeant Major for the Special Troops Battalion, U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth, KS.
Command Sergeant Major Diggs' military education includes Primary Leadership Development Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officer Course (Commandant's List), Advance Noncommissioned Officer Course, Battle Staff Course, First Sergeant Course, Air Assault Course, the Air Force Antiterrorism Course, United States Sergeants Major Academy (Class 57), the Sergeants Major Force Management Course and the Battalion Command Sergeants Major Course. Command Sergeant Major Diggs' has an Associate's Degree in General Studies from Columbia College and a Bachelor of Science in History from Excelsior College.
Command Sergeant Major Diggs' awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (3rd OLC), Army Commendation Medal (7th OLC), Army Achievement Medal (6th OLC), Good Conduct Medal (9th Award), National Defense Service Medal (2nd Award), Southwest Asia Service Medal (3 Bronze Stars), Kuwaiti Liberation Medals (Saudi Arabia & Kuwait), NCO Professional Development Ribbon (4), Global War on Terrorism, Overseas Service Ribbon (4), Army Superior Unit Award (2nd Award), Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, the Air Assault Badge, Drivers Badge, German Army Marksmanship Badge (Gold) and the Order of Horatio Gates Medal (Bronze). He is also a member of the Sergeant's Morales and Audie Murphy Clubs.