CSM Jeremiah J. Larson is a native of Montana. CSM Larson joined the Army in August, 1998 and completed Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. During his career, he has served as a Howitzer Cannoneer, Howitzer Gunner, Howitzer Section Chief, Platoon Sergeant, Battalion Master Gunner, Senior Observer/Controller, Security Force Assistance Brigade Deputy Team Chief, First Sergeant, Senior Military Science Instructor, and G3 Fires Sergeant Major.
CSM Larson’s assignments include 3rd Squadron, 2d Cavalry Regiment, Fort Polk, Louisiana; 1st Battalion, 15th Field Artillery, Camp Casey, Korea; 1st Battalion, 321st Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; 2nd Battalion, 307th Field Artillery Regiment, Camp Atterbury, Indiana; 173d Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Camp Ederle, Italy; 4th Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, Grafenwoehr, Germany; University of Scranton, Scranton, Pennsylvania; United States Army Sergeants Major Academy, Fort Bliss, Texas; and G3 Fires, United States Army Europe and Africa, Wiesbaden, Germany.
His military education includes the Basic Leaders Course, Advance Leaders Course, Senior Leaders Course, Air Assault School, Airborne School, Jumpmaster Course, Air Movement Operations Course, Air Load Planners Course, Observer Controller Academy, Master Resiliency Trainers Course, and the United States Sergeants Major Academy.
CSM Larson’s military decorations and awards include the Bronze Star Medal (two oak leaf clusters), Meritorious Service Medal (three oak leaf clusters), Army Commendation Medal (four oak leaf clusters), Army Achievement Medal (five oak leaf clusters), Army Meritorious Unit Commendation (two oak leaf clusters), Army Superior Unit Award (one oak leaf cluster), Army Good Conduct Medal (7th award), National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal (three campaign stars), Iraq Campaign Medal (two campaign stars), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korea Defense Service Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (w/ numeral 5), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (w/ numeral 4), Combat Action Badge, Air Assault Badge, Senior Parachutist Badge, and Driver Badge. His Non-U.S. service award include the NATO Medal, Chilean Parachutist Badge, and German Parachutist Badge (Gold). CSM Larson is a recipient of the Order of Saint Barbara, Audie Murphy Medal, and the Squadron Order of the Silver Spur.
CSM Larson is married.