CSM Gragg served from November 2017 to June 2020 as the 19th Command Sergeant Major
of the U.S. Army Health Services Command/ MEDCOM
CSM Michael L. Gragg attended Basic Training at Fort Knox, Kentucky and completed Combat Medical Specialist Military Occupational Skills Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sam Houston, Texas. CSM Gragg’s assignments include: 3rd U.S. Infantry (The Old Guard), Military District of Washington; 3/325 ABCT, Vicenza, Italy; 3rd FSB, 3d Inf, Fort Stewart, Georgia; 542nd Medical Company (AA), Camp Page, Korea; BAMC, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; B Co, 232nd Medical Battalion, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; 52nd Medical Battalion, Yongsan, Korea; 307th BSB, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; 3rd MEDCOM, Fort Gillem, Georgia; Warrior Transition Battalion, Heidelberg, Germany; Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany; AMEDD Center and School, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; DCoS G-1, Crystal City, Virginia; and the U.S. Army Center for Initial Military Training, Fort Eustis, Virginia.
He has held numerous leadership positions as a Medical Evacuation NCO, Flight Medic, Department of OBGYN NCOIC, Drill Sergeant, Intelligence NCO, Platoon Sergeant, Operations Sergeant, Forward Support Medical Company First Sergeant, Medical Operations Sergeant, Chief Operations NCO, Warrior Transition Battalion-Europe Command Sergeant Major, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Command Sergeant Major, 32d Medical Brigade Command Sergeant Major, Interim AMEDD Center and School Command Sergeant Major, Sergeant Major U.S. Army Physical Disability Agency, and Command Sergeant Major Center for Initial Military Training, Fort Eustis, Virginia.
CSM Gragg’s experience includes the Basic Airborne Course, Air Assault Course, Flight Medical Aidman Course, Warrior Leader Course, Advanced Leader Course, Senior Leader Course, Faculty Development Course, Small Group Leader Instructor Course, Middle Managers Development Course, Rappel Master Course, Battle Staff Drill Sergeant Course, Jumpmaster Course, and the First Sergeants Course. He is a graduate of Class 35 (Non-Residence Course) from the U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy and the Nominative Leaders Course.
CSM Gragg’s awards include the Legion of Merit (1 OLC), Bronze Star Medal (2 OLC), Meritorious Service Medal (4 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (7 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (7 OLC), Army Good Conduct Medal (7th award), National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Service Star, Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Bronze Campaign Star, Iraq Campaign Medal with Bronze Campaign Star, Korean Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, NCO Professional Development with numeral 6, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon with numeral 6, and the Army Superior Unit Award (2 OLC). He has earned the Expert Field Medical Badge, Air Assault Badge, Senior Parachutist Badge, Flight Crew Badge, Drill Sergeant Identification Badge, Chilean Parachutist Badge, German Schutzenschnur Badge (Gold), Order of Military Medical Merit, and is a member of the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Club.