Michael L. Sullivan

Michael L. Sullivan

Michael L. Sullivan

Colonel Michael L. Sullivan was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School in 1969. His first duty assignment was as Assistant Team Leader, 8th SF Gp, Panama. | His subsequent duty assignments include: XO, HHC, 164 Combat AVN Group, Vietnam; Rifle Platoon Leader, D Company, 1/7th Cav, 1st Cav Div, Vietnam; Mech Inf Plt Leader, C Company, 1/12th Cav, 1st Cav Div, Fort Hood, Texas; Deputy Provost Marshal, 1st Cav Div, Fort Hood, Texas; Commander, 545th MP Co, 1st Div, Fort Hood, Texas; Provost Marshal Opns Off, Fort Harrison, Indiana; Chief, Tng Spt Div, USA MP School, Fort McClellan, labamaL; Asst S-3, 16th MP Bde (Abn), Fort Bragg, North Carolina; XO, 503d MP, Bn, 16th MP Bde (Abn), Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Provost Marshal, 82d Airborne Div, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Commander, 503d MP Bn (Abn), Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Deputy G-3, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Commander, 16th MP Bde (Abn), Fort Bragg, North Carolina. | Colonel Sullivan's military education and training includes: Infantry Officer Candidate School 1969; Airborne School, Ranger School, Special Forces Qualification Crs, MP Officer Advanced Crs, FBI National Academy, Naval College of Command and Staff, United States Army War College. He attended University of Tampa, Tampa, Florida (BS); Purdue University, W. Lafayette, Indiana (MS); Salve Regina College, Newport, Rhode Island (MA); Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island (MS). | His military awards and decorations include: Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal w/ 2 Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Service Medal w/ 4 Oak Leaf Cluster, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, AGCM, MCGCM, NDSM-2, AFEM, VSM, HSM, ASR, OSR, VNorth CarolinaM-3, VN Civic Action Medal, Vietnam Cross of Gallantry, French National Defense Medal SW Asia Service Medal, Kuwait Lib Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Master Parachutist Badge, Ranger Tab, Special Forces Tab.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Key Assignment

    Commander | 16th MP Brigade (Airborne) | Fort Bragg, North Carolina

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1994

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01721