Emmett M. Klump
Colonel Emmett M. Klump was commissioned as a Military Police Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class #4-82, 30 July 1982. His first duty assignment was as a Platoon Leader with the Military Police Activity at Fort Gordon, Georgia. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Confinement Facility Commander, Fort Gordon, Georgia; Deputy Provost Marshal, Goeppingen Military Community, Swaebisch Gmund, West Germany; Company Commander, 194th Military Police Company, Swaebisch Gmund, West Germany; Readiness Advisor, Readiness Group Pittsburgh, Oakdale, Pennsylvania; S-1, 160th Military Police Battalion, Tallahassee, Florida; Detachment Commander, 425th Chemical Detachment, Panama City, Florida; Executive Officer, 509th Transportation Detachment (Contract Supervision), Panama City, Florida; Detachment Commander, 509th Transportation Detachment (Contract Supervision), Panama City, Florida; Battalion Commander, 257th Transportation Battalion (Movement Control), Gainesville, Florida; G-3, 81st Regional Readiness Command, Birmingham, Alabama; Brigade Commander, 1186th Transportation Terminal Brigade, Jacksonville, Florida. | Colonel Klump is a graduate of the Military Police Officer Basic Course, Military Police Officer Advanced Course, Combined Arms and Services Staff School, Chemical Officer Advanced Course, Transportation Officer Advanced Course, Command and General Staff College, and the United States Army War College. | His military awards and decorations include: the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (4 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Commendation Medal (2 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Achievement Medal (2 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Good Conduct Medal, Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Army Overseas Service Ribbon, and the Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon.